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Magyar

Kovács, Tibor, MD Ph.D.

Medical specialism

  • Dementia, memory disorders
  • Parkinson’s disease and syndromes
  • Cerebrovascular diseases
  • Dystonia botulinum toxic treatment

Professional experience

  • 1992 – 1994: Institute of Anatomy, Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University
    • Medical researcher
  • 1995 – 1996, 1998, 2000 – 2003: Institute of Psychiatry, London
    • 1995 – 1996: Guest scientific colleague
    • 1998 – 2003: Honorary researcher
  • 1994 – : Department of Neurology, Semmelweis University
    • 1994 – 1998: Clinician
    • 1998 – 2001: Academic assistant
    • 2002 – 2006: Academic adjunct
    • 2006 – : Associate professor
    • 2008 – : Deputy director
    • 2010 – : Schaffer Károly Neuropathological Laboratory
      • Director of Laboratory
  • 2008 – : Buda Health Center
  • 2013 – : Dementia professional in the European Union’s cases
  • 2019 – : Prion Reference Center, Semmelweis University
    • Director

Education and qualifications

  • 1992: Faculty of Medicine – Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University
  • 1995, 1996: Cerebrovascular and Neuroradiological Teaching Courses, Institute of Neurology, London
  • 1995 – 1996, 1998 – 1999: Neuropathological course, Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Psychiatry, London
  • 1996: NATO Advanced Studies PET course, Debrecen
  • 1997: qualifying exam in neurology
  • 2001: Ph.D.
  • 2005: qualifying exam in neuropathology
  • 2009: Habilitation
  • 2010: qualifying exam in pharmacology
  • 2015: vascular neurological course

Language skills

  • English
  • Russian

Professional and society membership

  • Hungarian Dementia Society
    • Founder Member
    • Member of Directorate
  • Hungarian Neurology Society
    • Founder Member
    • Member of Directorate
  • Hungarian Scientific Parkinson’s Society
    • Founder Member
    • Member of Directorate
  • Hungarian Neuropathology Society
    • Founder Member
  • European Confederation of Neuropathological Societies
  • 2019 – : Clinical Neuroscience
    • Responsible editor

Scientific activity

  • Scientific work
    • Clinical and neuropathological examination of degenerative nervous system diseases 
    • The pathology of the olfactory system
  • Awards
    • 1993: Pro Scientia award
    • 2002: Környe’s medal
    • 2003: Lundbeck Neuroscience Award
    • 2007: Semmelweis University “Excellent tutor” award
  • Publications
    • More than 100 English and Hungarian scientific articles
    • 28 book chapters, 3 edited books
    • Citationa are above 900
  • Laboratory work
    • Neuropathological diagnostics
    • Liquor cytology
  • Tutoring work
    • Neurological tutoring in Hungarian and English for medical students
    • Neurological specialist’s training
    • Ph.D. programme director


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