Chicago, 2014 Chapter Name: CONTROLLED RELEASE SYSTEMS SOCIETY TURKISH LOCAL CHAPTER Date established: 1997 Directive Board: Prof.Dr.Yıldız Erginer (President) Prof. Dr. Ayla Gürsoy (Honorary member) Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sevgi Güngör (General Secretary) Dr. Fatma Özaydın (Treasurer) Prof.Dr. Betül Dortunç (Member) Dr. Koral Embil (Member) Assoc. Prof. Dr. Oya Kerimoğlu (Member) Total amount of chapter members: 390 2014 Chapter Activities: 1. Book: A new Turkish book has been published in Nanopharmaceuticals for Therapeutic Applications Editor: Prof. Ayla Z. GURSOY Release date: January 2014 2. Scientific Meeting o Event Name: Nanopharmaceuticals for Drug Therapy o Event Date: 18 April 2014‐ İstanbul o Attendee total: 60 Persons o Event Highlights: 1
PROGRAMME 10.00 – 10.20 Opening speech (Prof. Dr. Ayla Z.Gürsoy, Prof. Dr. Yıldız Özsoy) 10.20 – 11.00 Nanopharmaceutics for cancer therapy Prof. Dr. Hayat Önyüksel (University of Illinois, USA) 11.00 – 11.40 Nanopharmaceutics for brain targeting Prof. Dr. Yılmaz Çapan (Hacettepe University, TURKEY) 11.40 – 12.00 Coffee break 12.00– 12.40 Oral nanopharmaceutics Prof. Dr. Füsun Acartürk (Gazi University, TURKEY) 12.40 – 14.10 Lunch 14.10 – 14.50 Nanocarriers for gene and vaccine delivery Prof. Dr. Oya Alpar (UCL, UK) 14.50 – 15.30 Nanocosmetics Prof. Dr. Nilüfer Tarımcı (Ankara University, TURKEY) 15.30 – 15.50 Coffee break 15.50 – 16.30 Toxicity of nanocarriers Prof. Dr. Nurşen Başaran (Hacettepe University, TURKEY) 16.30 – 18.30 Coctail Presentation of the new Turkish book “Nanopharmaceutical for Therapeutic Applications” CRS‐Turkey Local Chapter publication in 2014. o Sharing success: ‐
GOOD RELATIONSHIPS WITH PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY MEMBERS and Academic members 2014 (future) Chapter Activities: 1. Planned event name: CONTROLLED RELEASE SYSTEMS 8TH SYMPOSIUM o Planned event dates: JUNE 2015 o Plans for success: Overall survey with industry members has been done for the subjects will be presented in the meeting 2. We are also planning some social activities for our members. 2

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