OUR PHYSICIANS

Prof. Figen Gürakan, M.D.

Pediatrics

Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Prof. Figen Gürakan, M.D.
  • Professor Gürakan was Observer at “Mass General” Hospital, Harvard Medical School in 2003.
  • 123 international articles indexed in Pubmed were cited 2465 times; H-index= 25.
  • Member of Turkish Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Turkish Association For The Study of Liver, Turkish Society of Pediatrics and Turkish Association of Gastroenterology.
  • Principal areas of clinical interest:
    • Gastrointestinal system allergies,
    • Chronic liver diseases,
    • Metabolic – genetic liver diseases,
    • Eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases,
    • Nutritional problems,
    • Chronic diarrhea.

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Education Institution Year
Fellowship Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1992 - 1994
Pediatrics Residency School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1981 - 1985
Medical Education School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1975 - 1981

CAREER

Title Institution Year
Professor School of Medicine, Koç University and American Hospital 2011 - to date
Professor School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 2003 - 2011
Assoc. Prof.

School of Medicine, Hacettepe University

1997 - 2003