The 7th. Conference of EEG and Clinical Neuroscience Society (ECNS) was held in İstanbul in 2010 with the participation of the President Abdullah Gül under the sponsorship of NPISTANBUL Neuropsychiatry Hospital. For the first time the most significant societies league together for the conference that was held under the sponsorship of NPISTANBUL Neuropsychiatry Hospital. The professional neuroscience societies; (ECNS)EEG& Clinical Neuroscience Society, (ISBET) International Society for Brain Electromagnetic Topography, (ISNIP) International Society for Neuroimaging in Psychiatry, participated in the conference. The conference was organized with the contributions of NPISTANBUL Neuropsychiatry Hospital, İstanbul University Faculty of Medicine Biophysics Department, Bogazici University Faculty of Engineering Biomedical Department, İstanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine Psychiatry Major Field of Study and supported by TUBITAK The Support Program for Domestic Activities.
The conference in which there was an important session about ‘Brain’, the project of science in 21st. Century, was held with the common participations of Neurology, Psychiatry, Neuropsychology, Bioengineering and Information Technologies (Artificial Intelligence) Disciplines.
More than 200 academicians, mainly foreign academicians, participated in the conference. The foreign academicians came from countries such as;
Japan, USA, Italy, Spain, Greece, Switzerland, UK, Sweden, Australia, Korea, Hungary, Russia, India, Germany, Taiwan, Iran and Mexico
There were 102 free oral presentations given mainly by foreign academicians.
In the conference in which there were courses for physicians, scientific improvements were discussed and the pioneer neuroscience professionals participated created an important possibility for the physicians studying in that field.
The main theme of the conference was Brain in Post-Genome Era and Multimodal Brain-Imaging in Neuropsychiatry and some of the topics discussed were;
World-renowned scientists presented case reports there were comprehensive discussion platforms In the cocktail in NPISTANBUL Neuropsychiatry Hospital on the 3rd day of the conference, the awards of Dr. E. Roy. John and free oral presentation by the scientific committee of ECNS Conference were given to the winners.
All participants of the conference had a visit to the clinical settings of NPISTANBUL Neuropsychiatry Hospital that has achieved a unique implementation and then receive detailed information about the implementations. The scientists that investigated the facility conditions of the hospital saw the fact that medical implementations were practiced with the new and utmost methods and technologies as well as their appropriateness to the international levels. During the visit to the hospital the prominent psychiatrists and neurologists investigated the electrophysiology laboratory, QEEG implementations, pharmacogenetics laboratory, tms implementations, psychotherapy and psychiatry policlinics, residential clinics, the process of electroconvulsive treatment, intensive care unit, psycho-emergency service and psycho-emergency ambulance, occupational therapy of the hospital and stated that they were really impressed. They thanked to Nevzat Tarhan, executive director of NPISTANBUL Neuropsychiatry Hospital.
In the cocktail, marbling was demonstrated to the participants in a practical way and whirling dervish performance was presented. The world renowned scientists stated through the interviews that the conference’s scientific content was really satisfactory, effective discussion setting was created and it made great contributions to the field of neuropsychiatry.
Thanks to his scientific contributions and efforts to the field of neuropsychiatry, Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan was selected to the Administrative Board by the Administrative Board of (ECNS) EEG& Clinical Neuroscience Society.
With the motto “To health from science”, continuing its services with a professional personnel from the day it has been established, NP Group follows all of the recent developments and new methods of treatment.
Having the principle of providing the best services to fulfill the needs of the society and improving its mental health, NP Group was in Hawaii for the 164th conference held by American Psychiatric Association. In the conference having approximately 5000 participants from around the world, NP Group had the opportunity of both introducing its services in an international platform and also seeing on site the scientific developments in the field of Psychiatry.
In the 35th symposium of this year’s conference, where there was a special focus on brain studies, the importance of neuroscience in psychiatry was emphasized.
As the first neuropsychiatry hospital that structured its quality management system in accordance with the standards of JCI and ISO 9001: 2008, there was a great interest in the international standards of NPISTANBUL Hospital NP GROUP, which was the only institution in this conference that represented Turkey, will continue to participate in international prestigious activities to follow the most recent psychiatric developments under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan.
NP Group, which always follows the scientific and technological developments, and The World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry organized the 10th Biological Psychiatry Congress in Prag.
Participants of the conference showed great interest in the paper on treatment methods of depression presented by Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan, the rector of Üsküdar University under NP GROUP, which is one of the seven sponsors of this important organization.
All important and confusing topics in psychopharmacology, biological psychiatry, neuroscience and neuroimaging was discussed in detail with the participation of the most competent national and international speakers.
The theme of the conference was set as “Innovations in psychiatry and psychopharmacology and continuity: for a better care and health” and there had been numerous solution suggestions regarding daily problems during the 5-day conference.
In the conference, held in Antalya, on behalf of NP Group, Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan, informed participants regarding the use of TMU in the treatment of depression.
The 12th Conference of European Hypnosis Association, which took place in different countries each year, was held by the support of NP Group and the attendance of approximately 200 world-renown academicians.
In this great conference, organized under the sponsorship of NP Group, Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan, the rector of Üsküdar University, explained the neurobiology of hypnosis. In the conference, Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan also answered several questions.