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Biography

 

CURRICULUM  VITAE

 

 

Name:                         Yüksel Atay, M.D.

 

Address:                                   Ege University, Medical Faculty

                                      Department of Cardiovascular Surgery

35100   Bornova-İzmir/TURKEY

 

Date of birth:                January 10, 1964

 

Place of birth:               İzmir, Turkey

 

Education:                    1981-1982  Minnechaug Regional High School, Boston – Massachusetts, USA (AFS Student Exchange Program)

                                   

1988 M.D.  Ege University, Faculty of Medicine

 

Postdoctoral Training:

1989-1995                                   Cardiovascular surgery residency in Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Cardiovascular Surgery Department

      

1996                           Visiting resident in Royal Brompton Hospital, Cardiovascular Surgery and Tissue Bank Department (to build the first cardiovascular cryopreserved homograft tissue bank in Turkey)

                                                                         London/UK

 

1998                                                     Pediatric cardiovascular surgery as a resident in Ege University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, İzmir,Turkey

 

2001                                                   Observing Fellow in Childrens Hospital, Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Los Angelos, USA

 

2002                                                Associate Professor in Ege University Medical Faculty, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

 

2007                          Professor in Ege University Medical Faculty, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

 

 

 

Licensure and Certification:

 

                                    1995  Turkish board of cardiovascular surgery Certificate

                                    2006  Turkish board of cardiovascular surgery Certificate

                                    2018  Turkish board of cardiovascular surgery Certificate

 

Academic appointments:

 

                                    1989-1995       Academic resident in cardiovascular surgery

                                                             Ege University Faculty of Medicine

                                                             Cardiovascular surgery Department

 

                                    1995-1999      Head resident in cardiovascular surgery

                                                             Ege University Faculty of Medicine

                                                             Cardiovascular Surgery Department

 

                                    1999                Assistant Professor in Cardiovascular surgery

                                                             Ege University Faculty of Medicine

                                                             Cardiovascular Surgery Department

           

2002                Associate Professor in Cardiovascular Surgery

                                                            Ege University Faculty of Medicine

                                                             Cardiovascular Surgery Department

 

2007                  Professor in Ege University Medical Faculty, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

                                   

2011                Head of  Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Dept

 

Memberships in professional societies:

 

                                     Mediterranean Association of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery

                                    British Association for Tissue Banking

Turkish Society of Vascular Surgery

            Turkish Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

            Turkish Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surg (Local Branch) 

                                    Turkish Society of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery

 

 

 

Teaching experience:

 

               1989-1995                 Teaching assistant in cardiovascular surgery

                                                  Ege University Faculty of Medicine

                                                  Cardiovascular surgery Department

 

               1999                        Assistant professor in cardiovascular surgery

                                                  Ege University Faculty of Medicine

                                                  Cardiovascular surgery Department

 

  2002                         Associate professor in cardiovascular surgery

                                                  Ege University Faculty of Medicine

                                                  Cardiovascular surgery Department

 

2007                         Professor in Ege University Medical Faculty, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

 

Major Research Interests:

 

1.      Pediatric and neonatal Cardiac Surgery

2.      Cryopreservation and sterilization of homograft tissues

3.      Aortic surgery, aortic dissections and aneurysms, cerebral

                                                protection during aortic surgery.

 

 

    Publications:                       

International articles 103

                                               International abstacts 78

                                               National articles 98

                                               National abstacts 231

                                               Books 25

                                               Thesis management 4

                                               Citation 1413

Institutional Information

Unit
Faculty of Medicine
Department
Cerrahi Tıp Bilimleri Bölümü
Program
Kalp-Damar Cerrahisi Ana Bilim Dalı

Contact

Email
yuksel.atay@ege.edu.tr
Web Page
https://avesis.ege.edu.tr/yuksel.atay
Office Phone
+90 232 390 4055
Office
1
Address
Ege Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Kalp ve Damar Cerrahisi AD Bornova İzmir