Tezer Kutluk 2014 World Cancer Congress

Tezer Kutluk

Prof. Dr. M. Tezer Kutluk’s biography Graduated from Hacettepe University Medical School Ankara-Turkey in third rank among graduates in 1981. Postdoctoral fellow and Fullbright scholar at MD Anderson Cancer Center USA (1992-94). Editor of Turkish Journal of Cancer. Member of SIOP, ASCO, International Children’s Center. He had served as a leading healthcare executive at Hacettepe University; Vice-Director of Children’s Hospital (1997-1998), the Director of Oncology Hospital (1999-2007), Director of Children’s Hospital (2000-2007) and President of Institute of Child Health (2000-2004), President of Institute of Oncology (2004-2008), Board Member of Institute for Health Sciences (2000-2007), Member of Senate (2000-2011) & CEO of Hacettepe University Hospitals (2008-2011). 

He has 150 publication in peer reviewed international scientific journals and 1100 citation in international medical Journals and numerous abstracts in international meetings. 

He also has a long term experience on NGO management; “UICC-International Union for Cancer Control - Board Member – Geneva - Switzerland (2008 - 2012)” “President of Turkish Association for Cancer Research and Control, Ankara-Turkey (2004-2012)”, “President of European Cancer Leagues-ECL – Brussels-Belgium (2009-2011)”, “President of Turkish National Pediatric Society (2009-2012)”, “President of Turkish Pediatric Oncology Group (2011-2013)”. His experience on healthcare management during the last 15 years brought him to the top of the Hacettepe University Hospitals as CEO between 2008-2011. He is the President of “UICC, Union for International Cancer Control” for the term of 2014-2016. He is named as honorary FAAP by American Academy of Pediatrics in May 2014.

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