Assoc. Prof. Deniz Ceylan, M.D.


Assoc. Prof. Deniz Ceylan, M.D.
  • She was research fellow at Young Laboratory of the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto between 2012-2013.
  • She was awarded the doctorate degree (PhD) in the field of basic neurosciences in 2020.
  • She worked as visiting fellow at Translational Medicine Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Mayo Clinic in 2020.
  • She was Chair of Lithium Society for two periods between 2013-2019.
  • Board Member of Turkish Bipolar Disorder Association
  • Member of Editorial Development Board of Lancet Psychiatry Journal.
  • Member of European College of Psychiatry (ECNP) Scientific Advisory Board  
  • She was granted “Samuel Gershon Junior Investigator Award” in the field of bipolar disorder in 2020.
  • Principal areas of clinical interest:
    • Bipolar disorder,
    • Depression,
    • Trauma and stress related disorders,
    • Neurocognitive functions,
    • Neuroinflammation.


Education Institution Year
Neuroscience Doctorate Institute of Health Sciences, Dokuz Eylül University 2019
Psychiatry Residency School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylül University 2009 - 2014
Medical Education Medical Education 2009


Title Institution Year
Attending Physician / Lecturer Koç University Hospital 2020 - To date
Attending Physician Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Izmir University of Economics 2017 - 2020
Attending Physician (Conscription) Gümüşhane State Hospital 2014 - 2017
Research Fellow Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Toronto 2012 - 2013