Liv Hospital Ulus/Istanbul – Neurology

Work Experience and Education

• Bakırköy Acıbadem Hospital, 2013 – 2016
• Gaziosmanpaşa Hospital, Neurologist, 2007-2013
• İstanbul Memorial Hizmet Hospital, Neurologist, 2004-2007
• EFNS Academy for Young Neurologists, Staré Splavy, Czech Republic, 2011
• Research fellowship, Neuromuscular Center, Department of Neurology, Keck School of Medicine,University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA, 2003-2004.
• Summer School of Myology, Institut de Myologie, Hopital Pitie-Salpetriere, Paris, France, 2000
• Research Fellowship, İstanbul University İstanbul Medical Faculty, Neurology Department, 1996 – 2002
• İstanbul University İstanbul Medical Faculty, 1990 – 1996
• Ataköy Lycee, İstanbul, 1987 – 1990

Medical Field of Interest and Activities

• One year follow-up strength and atrophy parameters in a group of myopathies (FSHD and Distal myopathies)
• Genetics of a group of FSHD patients from Turkey
• Genetic search in a family with multicore myopathy and rigid spine
• Turkish ischaemic stroke genetics collaboration. Genetic risk factors in young adults with cryptogenic ischaemic stroke
• Late Onset Pompe Disease National Database Study

Awards and Memberships

1. Editorial Secretary, Archives of Neuro-Psychiatry (Quarterly journal) (Turkish), 1999-2004
2. Successful Researcher Award of Istanbul Medical Faculty 1999
3. Successful Researcher Award of Istanbul Medical Faculty, 2000
4. Association of Medical Doctors, Turkey
5. Association of Neuropsypchiatry, Turkey
6. Association of Neuromuscular Disorders, Turkey
7. Turkish Neurological Society
8. Neuromuscular Study Group of Turkish Neurological Society
9. Turkish Epilepsy Society

Researches and Publications

• Articles in International Journals: 8
• Conference Presentations: 5
• Poster Presentations in National Congresses: 8
• Poster Presentations in International Congresses: 10