My name is Özgün Özalay. I am a neuroimaging researcher at SoCAT Lab, Ege University Hospital, Izmir, Turkey.
I have a PhD degree in neuroscience and DDS degree in dental science. My research includes but not limited to neuroimaging techniques, connectivity and network analysis. I am also senior develeoper of iyiyasa self-help web application.
Using different MRI modalities (fMRI, DW-MRI, sMRI) i am trying to improve the accuracy of connectivity analyses especially for the frontal lobe.
I am trying to investigate creative task performance and network utilization of brain regions using fMRI and dw-MRI
I am developing a self-help application with our team at iyiyasa group, especially for individuals who have anxiety issues.
Ozalay O, Calli C, Kitis O, Cagdas Eker M, Donat Eker O, Ozan E, Coburn K, Saffet Gonul A.
A.J Affect Disord. 2013 Apr 5;146(2):281-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2012.06.040. Epub 2012 Aug 9.PMID: 22884010
Kitis O, Ozalay O, Zengin EB, Haznedaroglu D, Eker MC, Yalvac D, Oguz K, Coburn K, Gonul AS.
Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2012 Feb;66(1):34-43. doi: 10.1111/j.1440- 1819.2011.02293.x.PMID: 22250608