l965-1971 Junior High School
“Istanbul Erkek Lisesi”, Istanbul, Turkey
1971-l977 Medical School, University of Ankara, Turkey
MD – Aug. 12, l977
ECFMG – July, l982
l978-1982 Specialty in Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ankara; Specialty Board in Internal Medicine 7/8/82.
1982-1983 Military service, Gümüssuyu Military Hospital, Department of Internal
l984-9/86 Obligatory work at VanState Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine,
according to a law for medical doctors in Turkey,
9/86-2/89 Subspecialty Training in Gastroenterology, Department of Gastroenterology, University of Ankara; Specialty Board in Gastroenterology 2/24/89.
1/88-12/88 Visiting Scientist, l. Clinic of Gastroenterology and Hepatology,
University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria (Research in experimental
10/89-9/95 Associate Professor of Medicine at Ankara University Medical School
6/91-6/93 Visiting Associate in the Liver Diseases Section, Digestive Diseases Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
9/95 Appointed as Professor of Medicine at Ankara University Medical School