The Society of Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy

Our Aims
To introduce Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy in our country and encourage researches in these fields.
To observe the development of Pharmacognosy in the world, and and inform its members about developments.
To publish papers about Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy, organize scientific meetings and collaborate foreign assosiations by the authorization of government.
To notify detailed information about crude drugs used in traditional medicine.
To encourage researhes and publications which related to evaluation of natural products in Turkey as crude drug materials

Our activities:

To organize scientific meetings

To join scientific meetings and encourage young scientist to attend these meetings.

To support students financially during their reseachs and educations

To support scientific meetings financially

To publish scientific informations

To collaborate with other Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy associations

Counseling for government authorizations and drug companies

Social organizations

The number of members: 151
Date of inauguration: 01.02.1999

Administrative Board

Prof. Dr. L. Omur Demirezer (Head of The Board)
Prof. Dr. Filiz Mericli (Vice-Head of the Board)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sebnem Harput (Secretary of the Board)
Dr. Irem Cankaya (Accountant of the Board)
Dr. Funda Yalcin (Member of the Administrative Board)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat Kartal (Member of the Administrative Board)
Assoc. Prof. Ilkay Orhan (Member of the Administrative Board)

Scientific Committe

Prof. Dr. Bilge Sener
Prof. Dr. Iclal Saracoglu
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Ersöz

Turkish Union in Berlin - Brandenburg