Prof Istvan Bitter leads the ADHD research groups.
About Semmelweis University:
The Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Semmelweis University has a tradition of of academic excellence, commitment to education, research and patient care going back over 100 years, and is recognized as a leading educational and research centre in the region. The Department has a capacity of 100 beds for inpatients, a day-care centre for 25 patients and an outpatient clinic. In our studies of psychiatric disorders (including schizophrenia, ADHD and dementia) we aim to bring together several key research disciplines including psychopharmacology, neuropsychology, epidemiology, molecular genetics, neuroimaging and brain mapping.
By strengthening the research function of the Department, co-operations between academic research and industrial partners have been implemented in the field of biotech and pharmaceutical research and development.