Nilgun Kapucuoglu was born in Istanbul, on May 13, 1964. Kapucuoglu was graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University, in 1988. Kapucuoglu specialized in pathology at Pathology Laboratory of Oncology Hospital in Ankara between 1988-1991. Kapucuoglu worked at this division as a Consultant Pathologist for 10 years. During this period, Kapucuoglu went to Nottingham, England for 4 months as a Visiting Fellow for breast pathology and immunohistochemistry. During the stay, Kapucuoglu had the opportunity of working with Dr. IO Ellis and CW Elston. Then, Kapucuoglu went to Bologna, Italy for 6 months as a Visiting Fellow and worked on breast pathology and immunohistochemistry with Dr. V. Eusebi, then moved to Etlik Gynecology and Obstetric Diseases Hospital in Ankara in 2000. Kapucuoglu worked there as a Consultant Pathologist for 2 years, mainly on gynecopathology. Kapucuoglu has been working at Suleyman Demirel University Faculty of Medicine Department of Pathology since 2002. During this period, Kapucuoglu had the degree of Associate Professor in 2004 and Professor of pathology in 2010. Kapucuoglu has been the Director of Pathology Department since 2005. Kapucuoglu's fields of interests are breast pathology, gynecopathology, soft tissue and bone tumors, and oral pathology.
Biography Updated on 25 August 2011