Otalaryngology - Board Eligible
General ear, nose and throat
Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
Otopathology Laboratory, Department of ENT, University of Minnesota, 2000-2002
Clinical Fellowship: University of Minnesota, 2008-2010
2002- Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary travel grant
2003- American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Travel Grant for International Scholars studying in The United States of America.
2004- IHF Award of Merit for the research in the area of cochlear changes in otitis media
2006- National organization for hearing research for the project entitled “Extracellular Matrix Remodeling in Otitis Media” project grant
2006- Lions International grant- Processing temporal bone-
2007- Lions International grant- Education- Web site development-
2008- Lions International grant- Nomarski optics-
2008-American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) President award for the study entitled “Labyrinthine Changes in Otitis Media”.
2010-Minnesota Medical Foundation grant: DNA methylation in chronic otitis media.
2009-2011- Otopathology by Light Microscopy and Molecular Technique. U24DC008559-03S1 (University of Minnesota: Principal Investigator: S. Cureoglu) Direct Cost: $ 226,448
2011-2016- Pathology and Pathogenesis of otitis media, syndromic ear and Meniere’s disease. NIH-NIDCD. Principal Investigator. Direct Cost: $ 1, 804, 022.