100 Years of Legacy Event
Deep Brain Stimulation Association (BeyPilDer), in collaboration with Şamdan Plus, organized a magnificent event at Raffles Istanbul to celebrate the 100th anniversary of our Republic. At the "100 Years of Legacy Event" BeyPilDer President Aysel Akar and association members presented a spectacular waltz performance. Patients who regained their social lives with DBS delivered a #Don'tDetachFromLife message to all guests. The evening was further enhanced by a special 100th-anniversary collection fashion show by the renowned designer Cihan Nacar.
Powerful Women Defying Parkinson’s
In the scope of the activities for International Women's Day on March 8th, organized by the DBS Patients Association (BeyPilDer), a group of strong women who challenge Parkinson's with DBS came together under the hosting of Aysel Akar, the President of BeyPilDer.
BeyPilDer, in collaboration with designer Ceylan İnsel, has embarked on a delightful social responsibility project to raise awareness about Parkinson’s disease and DBS treatment on World Parkinson’s Day, April 11th. İnsel brought t-shirts to life with a pattern of hyacinth flowers.
This pattern symbolizes the joy of life for Parkinson’s patients, and while the flower of life represents their valuable lives, where they that continue from where they left off with DBS treatment after overcoming all the challenges of this disease. Prominent figures from business, art, and society who painted the t-shirts shared their photos with the hashtags #ParkinsonIsNotTheEnd and #DoNotDisconnectFromLifeWithDBS, generating significant attention on social media.
Parkinson Patients Gathered at Table Tennis Tournament
Parkinson patients came together at a table tennis tournament organized by the DBS Patients Association (BEYPİLDER). In addition to patients who have regained their social lives through DBS surgery, patients fighting Parkinson's disease, Bodrum Veteran Table Tennis Sports Club Association, Bodrum Disabled Health Foundation, and table tennis enthusiasts also participated in the tournament held in Bodrum.
Prof. Dr. Ali İsmail Türemen's exhibition titled "Rağmen Mavi" can be visited at İş Sanat Kibele Gallery from May 15 to June 30, 2018. Throughout his artistic career, Prof. Dr. Ali İsmail Türemen has organized nearly 40 solo exhibitions, participated in numerous group exhibitions and biennales, and received numerous awards for his works.
329 Deep Brain Stimulation Patients Gathered and Broke the Guinness World Record!
In honor of World Parkinson’s Day, 329 patients who have undergone Deep Brain Stimulation surgery from both domestic and international locations gathered in Istanbul for a Guinness World Record attempt. Gülben Ergen also participated in the event as a guest artist.
200 Parkinson's Patient’s Gathered in Istanbul!
Of the 200th anniversary of the identification of Parkinson's disease, 200 patients with DBS came together in Istanbul. Nükhet Duru and Durul Gence performed a concert at the event. The patients who attended the event had a great time and enjoyed themselves to the fullest.
14 Deep Brain Stimualtion patients from different cities in Turkey gathered on the green field!
Parkinson's patients, who returned to their daily lives after brain stimulation surgery, played a match with Başakşehir Sports players. The aim of the event held at Başakşehir Fatih Terim Stadium was to announce to the public that Parkinson's is a treatable disease.