Professor Dr. Berrin Aktekin (Head of Department)

Neurology

Department: Neurology

Expertise: Neurology

Faculty and Year: Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine, 1989

Place and Year of Birth: Kayseri, 1967

E-mail: berrin.aktekin@yeditepe.edu.tr

Year and Place of Expertise: Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology – 1995

Place and Year of Associate Professorship: Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine, 2000

Professoriate Place and Year: Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine, 2006

Foreign Languages: English

Professional Awards:

  1. Turkish Journal of Psychiatry Research Award 1996. Ola Endogenous Potential Changes Related to the Event in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder “.

 

  1. Clinical Neurophysiology EEG-EMG Society “Young Researcher Award 2001, 2001.“ Migraine and Tension Type Headache in the Recovery Cycle of the Blink Reflex and Exteroceptive Suppression of Temporalis Muscle Activity ”.

 

  1. Oral Presentation First Prize. 39th National Neurology Congress. 22-26 October 2003, Antalya. Epilepsy Classification Working Group (alphabetical order): Ali Akyol, Ayşe Serdaroğlu, Ayşen Gökyiğit, Aytaç Yiğit, Berrin Aktekin, Betül Baykan, Bülent Müngen, Bülent Oğuz Genç, Canan Aykut Bingöl, Candan Gürses, Dilşat Türkdoğan, Erhan Bilir, Fehim Arman, Galip Akhan, Gunay Gul, Hacer Bozdemir, Handan-Isik Ozisik, Handan Misirli, Ibrahim Aydogdu, Ibrahim Bora, Kadriye Agan, Kezban Arslan, Mustafa Ertas, Nalan Kayrak Ertas, Nerses Baby, Nese Dericioglu, Nilgun Vehicle, Nilgun Cengiz, Oguz Erdinc , Serap Saygi, Serpil Bulut, Sibel K Velioglu, Ummuhan Gold. Comparison of Epilepsy Seizure Classifications.

Number of Foreign Publications: 14

Turkish Publications: 27

International Proceedings: 26

National Proceedings: 46

Career Summary:

He graduated from Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine in 1989. In 1995, he completed his Neurology Specialization training in the Department of Neurology of the same faculty. Between 1996 and 1997, he worked as a guest researcher in Clinical Neurophysiology (EEG-EMG-Evoked Potentials and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) at Sauthampton General Hospital in England for 6 months. In the same department, Assist. In 2000, he received the title of Associate Professor. Between 2001 and 2002, he worked as a guest researcher in the United States at Cleveland Clinic on Epilepsy and video-EEG monitoring and Epilepsy surgery. In 2006 I received the title of Professor Dr. at the same university and worked until 2009.

 

Association Club Memberships:

 

Turkish Medical Association,

 

Istanbul Medical Chamber Turkish Neurological Society

 

EEG-EMG Association of Clinical Neurophysiology

 

Turkish Association for Combat with Epilepsy

 

Interests:

Epilepsy

Clinical Neurophysiology

electrophysiology

Movement Disorders

General Neurology