I graduated from Ankara University Faculty of Medicine in 1993. After completing my compulsory service, I started working at the Department of Internal Medicine at Ankara University Faculty of Medicine. In 2000, I became an Internal Medicine Specialist, and later specialized in Medical Oncology at the same faculty, becoming an Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology Specialist. In 2007, I became an Associate Professor and in 2013, I received the title of Professor. I am currently serving as a full-time faculty member at the same faculty.