Augustina Jankauskiene

Vilnius University Lithuania

Augustina Jankauskiene – pediatrician and pediatric nephrologist, Vilnius university professor. She was the head of pediatric department for more than 10 years, recent five years the head of Pediatric center at Vilnius university hospital Santaros klinikos.  She had training in USA Minneapolis university, France, Germany and UK university clinics. Augustina is the president of Lithuanian pediatric nephrology society, cofounder of Foundation of Lithuanian children ill with kidney diseases and it‘s president. She is the member of European society of pediatric nephrology, member of it‘s Dialysis Working group.

Since 1999 she is actively participating in ESCAPE consortium, principal investigator of 7 consortium projects in Lithuania, in some regional coordinator. Her H index – 14.  A. Jankauskiene is the leader of Rare kidney diseases and inborn anomalies of urogenital tract competence center. Her particular interests are nephrotic syndrome, inborn anomalies, chronic kidney disease, glomerulopathies.