General Information

Biography

Dr Ozlem Barut Selver, is an ophthalmic surgeon specializing in the field of cornea and corneal diseases. She was born in1980 in Ankara,Turkey. She graduated from Ege University School of Medicine in 2004 with first class honours and completed her residency at Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Ophthalmology Department between 2004-2010.  She has been working as specialist between 2014-2020 and Associate Professor since 2020 at Ophthalmology Department of Ege University, School of Medicine. She has 16 years of experience in limbal stem cell translational science. In 2009, she got a scholarship from TUBITAK and worked at the ocular surface research laboratory, which is placed at the Ophthalmology Department of Mount Sinai School of Medicine, US. She has been involved in 5 projects about the translational science of limbal stem cells, three of them funded by The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey. She has 33 international, 16 national papers published in various journals. She had been assigned the additional responsibilities as a Laboratory Manager of Eye Bank at Ege University Hospital since 2019. She is also cofounded LIMBUSTEM as a startup in order to develop a personalized cellular therapy product for limbal stem cell deficiency.

 

Institutional Information

Unit
Faculty of Medicine
Department
Cerrahi Tıp Bilimleri Bölümü
Program
Göz Hastalıkları Ana Bilim Dalı

Contact

Email
ozlem.barut.selver@ege.edu.tr
Web Page
https://avesis.ege.edu.tr/ozlem.barut.selver
Office
Göz Hastalıkları
Address
Ege Üniversitesi Göz Hastalıkları A.D. Bornova, İzmir