Dr Ede Frecska

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Dr. Ede Frecska is currently the Chairman of Psychiatry at the University of Debrecen in Hungary. He received his medical degree in 1977 and Ph.D. in 2005 from the Semmelweis University in Budapest. Dr. Frecska also has qualifications as certified psychologist and psychopharmacologist. His psychiatric residency training was completed both in Hungary (1986) and in the United States (1992).

In the United States Dr. Frecska had 17 years of psychiatry practice, where he reached the rank of Associate Professorship. During his academic years he continued studies on schizophrenia and affective disorders and published more than 50 scientific papers on these topics.

His recent research focuses on consciousness, specifically the interface between cognitive neuroscience and quantum brain dynamics.

Dr. Frecska is a member of several professional organizations (APA, ECNP, CINP), and has received grants and awards from a variety of sources (NARSAD, NIAA)