Education & Training

Medical School

Ankara Universitesi


Internal Medicine

  • St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center
  • University of Massachusetts Medical Center Medical School


Radiation Oncology

  • Ohio State University Medical Center - GME
  • University of Alabama School of Medicine


  • St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center


American Board of Internal Medicine
United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties
American Board of Internal Medicine/Medical Oncology


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Academic Information

Assistant Professor Clinical Medicine
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Research Interests

  • Brain tumors
  • Gliomas
  • Spinal cord tumors
  • Brain metastases and central nervous system lymphoma, head and neck cancers
  • Gynecological oncology and GU cancers

Areas of Expertise

  • Glioblastoma
  • Low-Grade Gliomas
  • Brain Metastasis
  • Meningiomas
  • Primary CNS Lymphomas

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Awards & Honors

  • Member, Institutional Review Board (IRB), Saint Luke’s Health System 2015-2017
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Missouri at Kansas City (UMKC), 2015-2016
  • Accepted to Interdisciplinary Environmental Health Engineering PhD Program at UAB (01/2006)
  • Awarded ESTRO-ELEKTA Fellowship for training in Oncology and Radiotherapy in the Department of Oncology, Lund University Hospital,Sweden (09/98-01/99)
  • Optune NovoTTF-1 Certified
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification MOSAIQ EMR, Elekta, 2013-2014 

Medical School Awards

  • Granted Internal Medicine and Rad Onc rotation at USAMC,Mobile,AL, USA thru IFMSA (International Federation of Medical Students' Association) as an Acting Intern (08/93-10/93)
  • Medical Research Award at third conventional experimental research competition held at University of Ankara in April 1994: (The evaluation of radiation effect on wound healing in mouse skin)