Wednesday, September 27, 2017

The Main Building of the University of Tartu, Ülikooli 18

16.00 – 17.00  Registration


Opening ceremony, Tartu University Assembly Hall

Welcome Greetings:

Prof Külli Kingo, Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Tartu

Prof Andres Arend, Head of the Department of Anatomy, Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine, University of Tartu


Plenary session: Studies of Baltic Egyptian mummies


Jaanika Anderson, Head of the University of Tartu Art Museum (Estonia)


Donated mummies: problems and challenges of exhibiting


Rimantas Jankauskas (Vilnius University, Lithuania)


The Lithuanian Mummy Project: An Introduction


Dario Piombino-Mascali (Vilnius University, Lithuania)


Forensic Egyptology: A Lithuanian Experience


Baiba Uburge (Collection manager, Art Museum Riga Bourse, Latvia)

Historical Story of Riga Mummy.


Mara Epermane (Head of Diagnostic Radiology Center, Riga East University Hospital, Latvia)

Story of Medical Investigations of Riga Mummy

19.00-22.00    Welcome reception at the University of Tartu Art Museum

combined with the visit to the Chamber of Mummies

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