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Psychiatrist , researcher

Egemen Savaskan, Turkish psychiatrist, researcher. Achievements include first descriptions of several neuronal receptors in human brain tissue and Alzheimer's disease patients. Member of Swiss Society for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Swiss Society for Biological Psychiatry, Swiss Society for Neurosci., Society for Neurosci. United States of America.

Background

Savaskan, Egemen was born on April 23, 1964 in Zonguldak, Turkey. Arrived in Switzerland, 1985. Son of Mustafa Savaskan and Saadet Sütorman.

Education

Faculty of medicine, University Ankara, 1988. Neurology, biochemistry, University Zurich, 1992. Doctor of Medicine Psychiatry, University Basel, 2002.

Career

Researcher department psychiatry University Basel, 1988—1990, researcher department neurology, 1990—1992, clinical psychiatrist, researcher department psychiatry, 1992—1996, senior psychiatrist, researcher department psychiatry, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first descriptions of several neuronal receptors in human brain tissue and Alzheimer's disease patients.

Membership

Member of Swiss Society for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Swiss Society for Biological Psychiatry, Swiss Society for Neurosci., Society for Neurosci. United States of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Modern art, opera, lepidepterology, oenology.

Connections

father:
Mustafa Savaskan

mother:
Saadet Sütorman