Bahadır M. GÜLLÜOĞLU, MD, FACS, FEBS (Hon)

  Department of Surgery, Breast Surgery Unit, Marmara University School of Medicine and SENATURK Turkish Academy of Senology, Istanbul, Turkey

Prof. Gulluoglu graduated from Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine in 1991. He completed his general surgery residency at Marmara University School of Medicine, Istanbul where afterwards he held his post as assistant professor. In 1998, he founded Breast & Endocrine Surgery Unit at university hospital. Prof. Gulluoglu also held associate faculty member post at Breast & Endocrine Surgery Unit at Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway in 2000 and 2008. He currently holds full-time professor post at Marmara University School of Medicine since 2009. He is an active member of International Society of Surgery (ISS/SIC) and European Society of Breast Cancer Specialists (EUSOMA). Besides, Prof. Gulluoglu is also an honorary member of both Bulgarian Surgical Society and Romanian Society for Breast Surgery. He is the institutional research coordinator of EORTC Breast Cancer Group and active Fellow of American College of Surgeons. Also, he is a member of Cancer Advisory Committee and Education Commission at Istanbul City Public Health Authority. Further, Prof. Gulluoglu is the founding executive board member at European-Asian Society for Breast Diseases (EURAMA), Turkish Society of Breast Surgery and The Society of Innovation for Health Care Quality. He formerly served as the Vice-Coordinator and Head-Coordinator for clinical graduate medical education at Marmara University. Prof. Gulluoglu also works as the core faculty member of European Academy of Senology (EAoS), International Breast Ultrasonography School (IBUS), European School of Oncology (ESO), Norwegian Breast & Endocrine Surgery Board and MANOSMED Mediterranean University of Mastology. He is the director of International Liason Office of MANOSMED. He is also the executive committee member of UEMS European Board of Surgery, Division of Breast Surgery and holds honorary fellowships of both European Board of General Surgery and Breast Surgery. Prof. Gulluoglu is currently the president of SENATURK (Turkish Academy of Senology), executive committee member of Breast Surgery International (BSI) and country coordinator of Oncoplastic Breast Consortium (OPBC) in Basel, Switzerland. He formerly served at Senologic International Society (SIS) as deputy secretary and Committee for National Breast Cancer Screening at Turkish Ministry of Health as chairman. Prof. Gulluoglu is the co-chair of International Istanbul Breast Cancer Conference (Breastanbul) and (Turkish) National Health Quality Forum, convenor of Istanbul Reconstructive Breast Cancer Surgery (IREBS) and Senologic Ultrasound (SENUS) Workshops. Besides, he serves as one of the associate editors at Breast Care (Karger). Prof. Gulluoglu is the co-founder of Marmara University Hospital, Breast Center which is a member of Breast Centres Network and currently works at Patient Access Partnership (PACT) Project as stakeholder at European Parliament in Brussels.