Üsküdar Researchers are in Indonesia G20/N20 Summit…

9th Summit of G20- Neuroscience20 (BRAIN- SPINE- MENTAL- HEALTH) was organized in Bali, Indonesia, which is held by Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT) where globally distinguished scientist in the field of neuroscience gather. Prof. Nevzat Tarhan made opening remarks in the Summit where only Üsküdar University attended as a university from Türkiye.  Tarhan stated that they are glad to draw attention and be reference address with global researchers with works focused on neurotechnology and he was presented with ‘Bestseller’ award due to his books that entered the bestseller list in Indonesia.

Gathering 20 leaders of leading economies in the world and representatives of international organizations, G20 summit was hosted by Indonesia in Bali.

G20 - Neuroscience20 (BRAIN- SPINE- MENTAL- HEALTH) conference was held for the 9th time in Bali, which is held by Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT) founded in 2013 where distinguished scientist in the field of neuroscience gather from especially the USA and around the world.

Two scientists from Türkiye…

While Üsküdar University participated in conference as being only university from Türkiye, President of Üsküdar University Prof. Nevzat Tarhan and Üsküdar University Faculty Member Assoc. Türker Tekin Ergüzel among Üsküdar researchers, performed their presentation on the works they carry out within the scope of the summit.

There is cancer and neurotechnology on the agenda of science leaders…

Under chairpersonship of Prof. Nevzat Tarhan, Dr. Babak Kateb on behalf of ME+ Brain Initiative, Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT) and Sandip Chatterjee on behalf of India Brain Initiative, Dr. Asra Al Fauzi ve Sunder Foundation President Keerthy Sunder on behalf of Asia- Pacific made their opening remarks within the scope of N20. Titles of Cancer Treatment, Prevention of Suicide, Neurotechnology, Prevention of Addiction and Wearable Technology were on agenda of scientists.

Works carried out in Türkiye drew attention…

Moderator Prof. Nevzat Tarhan with his presentation titled “Theta Burst and Neuromodulation Applications" and Assoc. Prof. Türker Tekin Ergüzel with his presentation titled "AI Based Neuroscience Applications and NP Model" shared their works within the scope of summit which had wide press coverage.

While his neurotechnology focused works draw attention of international researchers, Prof. Nevzat Tarhan pointed out neuromodulation techniques, and how rTMS affect electrical activity. Tarhan discussed the use and side effects on depression, OCD treatment and comorbid psychiatric diseases. He shared protocols of NP Brain Hospital on addiction and rTMS theta burst and treatments supported by neuronavigation to researchers from 9 different countries and viewers via Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics (SBMT) YouTube channel simultaneously.

Diseases classification model supported with Artificial Intelligence…

Moreover, Assoc. Prof. Türker Ergüzel performed presentation on first version “NP Model” of Artificial supported diseases classification model designed for NP Brain Hospital and patent application of which was done by Prof. Nevzat Tarhan.  Designed with LSTM, CNN design that are used instead of traditional classification algorithms which are inadequate especially with increased data resolution and size, the diseases classification model for OCD – Healthy Control group and Bipolar – Healthy Control groups simulated with external validation procedures, was shared with researchers.

Tarhan: “It makes us happy to be reference address with our works in our country”

Works focused on Neurotechnology by Üsküdar University and NP Brain Hospital drew great attention by researchers and Tarhan stated that it made them feel glad and they are also glad that our country becomes a reference address for works in this field. Tarhan was presented with an award.

Author Prof. Nevzat Taran was awarded with Bestseller

 “Rumi Therapy” and “Psychology of Faith” books written by Tarhan entered into the “Bestseller” list in Indonesia and Tarhan was presented with “Bestseller” award. Present of “Indonesian Neurosurgical Society” Joni Wahyuhadi presented the award to Tarhan in the G20/ N20 summit.

Tarhan’s books were evaluated as “an outstanding book which syncretizes science and belief together” and they were shared with N20 delegation members with signature of Prof. Nevzat Tarhan.

Üsküdar News Agency (ÜNA)