Outreach

 

Isil AKSAN KURNAZ and AxanLab are official Brain Awareness Week partners, and Isil Kurnaz is also a member of the Global Young Academy.  We are grateful for other people involved in this project as instructors: Esin Ozturk Isik, from Bogazici University, Institute of Biomedical Engineering; Aysun Kayacı, from Sakarya University, Faculty of Education; Zeynep Firat, from Yeditepe University Hospital; Yasemin Gursoy Ozdemir, from Koc University, Faculty of Medicine; Gulayse İnce Dunn, from Koc University, Molecular Biology and Genetics; Fuat Balci, from Koc University, Psycology; Buket Yakmaci Guzel, from Bogazici University, Faculty of Education, and Kemal Turker, from Koc University, Faculty of Medicine.  I am also grateful for the tens of graduate students who have helped organize this event: Melis Savasan Sogut, Oya Ari Uyar, Basak Kandemir, Merve Ustun, Zeynep Tansu Atasavum, Yigit Koray Babal from AxanLab, but also Bige Vardar, Sedef, Tugay llyasoglu, Bige Vardar, and many others for their valuable assistance.

2017 FENS BAW activities reached almost 500 students at the age of 5-12 elementary and secondary schools and kindergartens in the Greater Istanbul area.

2016 FENS BAW activities reacherd over 200 students at the age of 5-12 in elementary and secondary schools and kindergartens in Istanbul – Gebze area.

2015 FENS BAW activities reached some 150 students at the age of 5-15 in pilot elementary and secondary schools and kindergartens.

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