Prof. Nejat AkalanTurkey
Department of Neurosurgery, Medipol University, Istanbul
Current Position
2015 to present Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Medipol University, Istanbul
1994-2015 to present Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Hacettepe University, Ankara
1991-1994 to present Assoc. Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Hacettepe University, Ankara
Academic Experiences
2015 - 2024Professor and Chairman
1994 - 2015Professor
1991 - 1996PhD, Neurological sciences Institute, Hacettepe
Professional Experiences
1988 - Novem.1989Fellow, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
2004 - 2008Training committee member, EANS
2008 - 2012Training Committee chairman, Board member EANS
Specialty & Expertise
Pediatric neurosurgery, Epilepsy surgery
About Me
Nejat Akalan has been a professor in Hacettepe University Department of Neurosurgery and director of Pediatric Neurosurgery and Epilepsy Surgery at Hacettepe University School Medicine, Ankara until 2014. Currently, he is Professor and Chairman at the Department of Medipol University Hospital, Bağcılar, İstanbul.
His main interests are Pediatric neurosurgery and epilepsy surgery. He has more than 150 publications and chapters in peer reviewed journals.