Prof. Peter Csermely Semmelweis University, Hungary

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Peter Csermely is a Professor of the Semmelweis University (Budapest, Hungary). His major fields of study are networks, adaptation and aging ( In 1995 Dr. Csermely launched a highly successful initiative, which has provided research opportunities for more than 10,000 gifted high school students so far ( In 2006 he... read moreestablished the Hungarian National Talent Support Council ( running a talent support network involving approximately 100,000 people and establishing a Europe-wide network of talent support ( He has written and edited 15 books (including the Weak Links at Springer) and published two hundred research papers with a total citation of over 5,200. Dr. Csermely was a member of the Wise Persons' Council of the Hungarian President, is a Vice President of the Hungarian Biochemical Society, is past President of the Cell Stress Society International, an Ashoka Fellow, was a Fogarty and Howard Hughes Scholar and received several other national and international honors and awards including the 2004 Descartes Award of the European Union for Science Communication.