Committees / Organisers

Conference Co-Organisers

“Hans Selye” Hungarian Society of Behavioral Sciences and Behavioral Medicine
Semmelweis University Budapest, Institute of Behavioral Sciences

Conference Chairs

Adrienne Stauder, Hungary
Oguz Omay, Switzerland, Turkey

Scientific Programme Committee

Holly Swartz, USA, Co-Chair
Marta Novak, Hungary, Canada, Co-Chair

Sarah Betsy Bledsoe, USA
Ellen Frank, USA
Anat Brunstein Klomek, Israel
Shannon Lenze, USA
Sue Luty, New Zealand
John Markowitz, USA
Camila Tanabe Matsuzaka, Brazil
Frenk Peeters, The Netherlands
Gokben Hizli Sayar, Turkey
Elisabeth Schramm, Germany
Matthias Scwhannauer, UK
Jessica Schultz, USA
Anne Laure Sutter, France

Local Organising Committee

Adrienne Stauder, Chair, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University Budapest
Márta Novák, Co-Chair, University of Toronto, Canada
Csilla Raduch, Scientific Secretary, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University Budapest

Judit Balázs, Professor and Chair, Department of Developmental and Clinical Child Psychology, Institute of Psychology, Eotvos Lorand University
Lilla Hárdi, Medical Director, Cordelia Foundation for the Rehabilitation of Torture Victims
József Kovács, Head of Department, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University Budapest
Tamás Kurimay, Head of Department, Psychiatry and Psychiatric Rehabilitation, St János Hospital 
Bea Pászthy, Chair of the Hungarian Board of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry,  Associate Professor, Semmelweis University Budapest
Dóra Perczel-Forintos, PhD, Professor of Clinical Psychology, Semmelweis University, Dep. of  Clinical Psychology
György Purebl, Clinical Director of Psychosomatic Ambulance, Past President of the Hungarian Psychiatric Association, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Semmelweis University Budapest