The Society

ABOUT THE SOCIETY

Founded in 1994, since 1996 Member of the International Society of Behavioural Medicine (ISBM) www.isbm.info. The members are in majority physicians, psychologists and sociologists interested in the field of behavioural sciences and medicine.

THE BOARD:
President: Adrienne Stauder MD PhD
Institute of Behavioural Sciences,
Semmelweis University, Budapest
E-mail: stauder.adrienne[at]med.semmelweis-univ.hu

Vice-President:
Éva Susánszky PhD
Institute of Behavioural Sciences,
Semmelweis University, Budapest
E-mail: susyeva[at]gmail.com

General Secretary: Ágnes Zana PhD
Treasurer: Gyöngyvér Salavecz PhD
Board Members: Piroska Balog PhD
Imola Sándor MSc

MISSION OF THE SOCIETY
To promote Hungarian psychosomatic traditions and spiritual inheritance of János Selye, Franz Alexander, Sándor Ferenczi, Mihály Bálint and Endre Grastyán; to hold together experts in area of Behavioural Sciences and Behavioural Medicine; to provide professional forums and graduating possibilities; to conduct activities that stimulate research; to coordinate communication and interaction among Hungarian behaviour scientists. Focusing on: health promotion, prevention of diseases induced by distress, better understanding of negative effects of stress on health.
To achieve these goals, the Society organises educational, graduating and scientific meetings including international meetings, seminars, trainings and postgraduate courses for professionals and civil organisations; performs and promotes scientific research; publishes books, reviews and notes; produces audio-visual materials; and works out concepts on request of external organisations.
For further information, please contact the president

Address: Nagyvárad tér 4, Budapest, 1089 Hungary
Tel: (36-1) 210 2953 Fax: (36-1) 210 2955
E-mail: info[at]selyesociety.hu
Bank: OTP Bank BIC(SWIFT)KÓD: OTPVHUHB