Zeynep Canturk was born in Hisaronu, Turkey, in 1968. She graduated from Cumhuriyet University, Turkey, in 1991 and became a specialist in internal medicine in 1997. She has appointed as an Assistant Professor of internal medicine in Kocaeli University, Turkey. She received a degree as a specialist for Endocrinology and metabolism in 2001. She was an Associate Professor from 2004 to 2010. Presently, she is a Professor. She is mainly interested in thyroid disease, diabetes mellitus, especially gestational diabetes mellitus, polycystic ovary syndrome, and metabolic syndrome. She earned a travel grant and Young Investigate Award from AACE in 2003. She was a Member of the International Committee of AACE between 2003 and 2005. She also earned a few awards from the Turkish Society of Diabetes Mellitus. She has many scientific national and international memberships.
Biography Updated on 16 November 2011