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Institute of Neurological Sciences and Psychiatry – Hacettepe University – 06100, Sıhhiye – Ankara – Turkey

Fellow
Dalkara
Turgay
Current position: 
Professor and Director
Current nationality: 
Turkey
Current residence: 
Turkey
Affiliation/Institution: 
Institute of Neurological Sciences and Psychiatry - Hacettepe University
Biodata: 
Dalkara is a Professor of Neurology and a member of the Faculty of Medicine and the Director of the Neuroscience PhD programme and Institute of Neurological Sciences and Psychiatry at Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey. He received his MD, Neurology and PhD (Pharmacology) training at Hacettepe University, and did his Postdoctoral fellowship at the Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University. He joined the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston in 1992 and since then he has a joint appointment. Prof. Dalkara’s research focuses on the basic mechanisms of ischemic brain injury and migraine and on targeted brain drug delivery. He received 2013 TWAS Prize in Medical Sciences and has been awarded with several scientific honors in Turkey. He is a principal member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts and Turkish Academy of Sciences.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
Elected
2019
Place of Birth: 
Civril
Country of birth: 
Turkey
Section:
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
TWAS Awards: 
TWAS Prize in Medical Sciences (2013)
Last updated on 22/07/2019