Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan awarded the Gold Axon Leadership for 2019
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More than 800 scientists from all over the world gathered at the annual World Brain Mapping Congress organized by the US-based Brain Mapping Foundation.
Within the scope of the 2019 World Brain Mapping Congress held at the Los Angeles Convention Center; Humanitarian Aid Award, Pioneer in Medicine Award, Pioneer in Technology Development and Golden Axon Leadership Award were awarded.
Prof. Nevzat Tarhan received the Leadership Award
2019 Golden Axon Leadership Awards was given to Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan, the Rector of Üsküdar University, having important role in raising awareness about the foundation and the foundation mission through strategic programs, global collaborations and partnerships. The awards were also awarded to Dr. Jeff Wang, Harry kloor, and to the actor, director and producer Sean Stone
The 2019 Humanitarian Award was given to Dr. Deepak Chopra for his humanitarian and philanthropic work, Pioneer in Medicine Award was given to Dr. Katrin Amunts, scientific director for the European Human Brain Project, for developing the 3D guide of the human brain. and the Leading Award for Technology Development was given to the French Muscular Dystrophy (AFM) Telethon for the efforts in saving the lives of thousands of patients with muscular dystrophies.
Offered to leaders and pioneers
The award was presented to Prof. Dr. Nevzat Tarhan, the only Turkish winner of the Golden Leadership Award ,at a ceremony held in Los Angeles. In 2018, the award was given to Nobel Prize-winner American Neuropsychiatrist Eric Kandel
The Brain Mapping Foundation brings together scientists, physicians and engineers from many different disciplines. In addition, the care and treatment of civilians and wounded soldiers with neurological disorders are always at the forefront. In this context, the Brain Mapping Foundation also carries out life-saving multidisciplinary clinical trials. This organization gives awards to people who are leaders and pioneers in this field as well as philanthropists every year.
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