The course titled “Epilepsy and Experimental Models: Theoretical and Applied Training Program” organized under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Filiz Onat, from the School Of Medicine, the department of Medical Pharmacology, took place between 12-14 April 2021. The course was organized to teach the epilepsy disease and the techniques commonly used in basic science research in this field, both theoretically and practically.
With the theoretical and practical trainings, it was aimed to enable participants to gain knowledge and skills about epilepsy, to create an environment where experienced faculty members will transfer their experience and knowledge to young people, to establish national collaborations and to develop existing collaborations and to contribute to the research-education activities of our country.
Epilepsy is one of the subfields of neuroscience - neuroscience. The primary goals of our country in the field of neuroscience and epilepsy are to raise scientists who have the potential to conduct research at a high level and to increase the competitiveness of our country in research at the international level. “Epilepsy and Experimental Epilepsy Models: A Theoretical and Applied Scientific Education Event” was organized for graduate students, young researchers and experts. In this training, theoretical and practical teaching of epilepsy disease and the techniques that are widely used in basic science research in this field were carried out.
Within the scope of the course, faculty members specializing in epilepsy from 5 different universities including Acıbadem university, Marmara University, Yeditepe University, Demiroglu Science University and Istanbul University participated in this program.
Faculty members who contribute to the course:
Prof. Dr. Filiz Onat, Acıbadem University School Of Medicine
Prof. Dr. Canan Aykut Bingöl, Yeditepe University Faculty Of Medicine
Prof. Dr. Kadriye Ağan, Marmara University Faculty Of Medicine
Prof. Dr. İpek Midi, Marmara University Faculty Of Medicine
Prof. Dr. Ebru Altindag, Istanbul Florence Nightingale Hospital
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Medina Gulchebi Idriz Oglu, Marmara University Faculty Of Medicine
Prof. Dr. Rezzan Gulhan, Marmara University Faculty Of Medicine
Prof. Dr. Uğur Özbek, Acıbadem University School Of Medicine
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Özlem Akman, Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University
Prof. Dr. Uğur Işık, Acıbadem University School Of Medicine
Prof. Dr. Beki Kan, Acıbadem University School Of Medicine
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Devrim Arslan, Acıbadem University School Of Medicine
Prof. Dr. Serap Şirvancı, Marmara University Faculty Of Medicine
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Betül Karademir Yılmaz, Marmara University Faculty Of Medicine
Assist. Prof. Dr. Melis Yavuz, Acıbadem University Faculty Of Pharmacy
Assist. Prof. Dr. Nihan Çarçak, Istanbul University Faculty Of Pharmacy