prof-gulyuz-ozturk

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology & Pediatrics BMT Unit

PERSONAL INFORMATION
Addresses:
Acıbadem University Atakent Hospital
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology & Pediatrics BMT Unit
Date & Place of Birth: 23.05.1957, Samsun-Turkey
Nationality: Turkish

CURRENT POSITIONS
Director of Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit
Istanbul Medical Park Bahcelievler Hospital, , Istanbul, Turkey

Director of Regional Blood Center

Istanbul Medical School Blood Center, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Education:
1980 M.D. Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey

Postdoctoral Training:
1982 – 1987
Residency, Pediatrics, Ankara Hacettepe University
Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Ankara, Turkey
1989 – 1992
Fellowship in Pediatric Hemotogy-Oncology,
Ankara Hacettepe University Medical School,
Department of Medical School Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Ankara, Turkey

1999
Training in Bone Marrow Transplantation, Bristol Royal Hospital,
Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit , England

Hospital Appoinments:
1980-1981
Staff Physician, Çankaya Municipality, Ankara, Turkey

1981-1982
Research Assistant, Cumhuriyet University Medical School,
Department of Pediatrics, Sivas, Turkey

1982-1987
Medical Specialist, Ankara Hacettepe University Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Ankara, Turkey

1987-1989
Chief, Dr. Sami Ulus Children Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

1989-1992
Pediatric Specialist, Ankara Hacettepe University Medical School,
Department of Medical School Pediatric Hematology-Oncology,
Ankara, Turkey

1991- 2004 April
Pediatric Hematog-Oncolog, Ankara Gazi University Medical School,
Department of Pediatrics, Ankara, Turkey

1999
Training, Bristol Royal Hospital,
Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit , England

2000 – 2004
Director, Ankara Gazi University Medical School,
Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit, Ankara, Turkey

2004 – 2011 March
Transplantation Unit Member, Istanbul University
Istanbul Medical School, Department of Pediatrics,
Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit, Istanbul, Turkey

2004 – 2014 Agust
Founder & Director, Istanbul University
Istanbul Medical School Blood Center, Istanbul, Turkey

2011 March-2014Agust
Director, İstanbul Medical Park Bahcelievler Hospital,
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology & Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit, Istanbul, Turkey

2014 Agust – present
Acıbadem University Atakent Hospital
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology & Pediatrics BMT Unit

Academic Appointments:

1994 – 2000
Assissant Professor of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology,
Deparment of Pediatrics, Ankara Gazi University Medical School,
Ankara, Turkey

2000 – 2004
Professor of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology,
Deparment of Pediatrics, Ankara Gazi University Medical School,
Ankara, Turkey

2004 – present
Professor of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Deparment of Pediatrics, Istanbul University Istanbul Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey

PUBLICATIONS

1983

Gürgey A, Özsoylu Ş, Kanra T, Ertürk G., A case of autoimmune hemolytic anemia following thrombocytopenia. Turk J Pediatr 1983; 25: 63-67.

1986

Tekinalp G, Oran O, Ertürk G, Yetkin S., Renal and axillary thrombosis in an infant of a diabetic mother. Turk J Pediatr 1986; 28: 191-194.

Özsoylu Ş, Jama H, Ertürk G, Tokatlı A. Orbital apex syndrome due to sickle cell anemia. Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 1986; 28: 191-194.

Özsoylu Ş, Ertürk G, Tokatlı A. Gammaglogulin and methylprednisolon in idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. Eur J Pediatr 1986; 145: 157-158.

1987

Gürgey A., Hiçsönmez G., Balcı S., Ertürk G., İrken G. Leukemias associated with neurofibromatosis in children. Turk J Pediatr 1987; 29: 171-176

1991

Hiçsönmez G., Özsoylu Ş., Tuncer M., Ertürk G., Özbek N., Karadeniz N. Direct morphological evidence of high-dose methylprednisolone-induced maturation of leukemic cells in children with acute nonlymhoplastic leukemia. Exp Hematol 1991; 19: 232-233.

Özsoylu Ş., Ertürk G. Mega-dose intravenous methylprednisolone for the treatment of onyalai: a case report. Eur J Pediatr 1991; 150: 228-229.

Özsoylu Ş., Ertürk G. Oral mega-dose methylprednisolone for childhood acute idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. Blood 1991; 77: 1856-1857.

1992

Hiçsönmez G., Karadeniz G., Prozova Zamani V., Tuncer AM., Gümrük F., Ertürk G., Gürgey A., Özsoylu Ş. High remission rate in acute myeloblastic leukemia in children treated with high-dose methylprednisolone. Eur J Hematol 1992; 48: 215-220.

Duru F., Gürgey A., Öztürk G., Yörükan S., Altay Ç. Homozigosity for dominant form of hereditary spherocytosis. Br J Hematol 1992; 82: 596-600.

Tuncer AM., Hiçsönmez G., Ertürk G., Gümrük F., Albayrak D., Oğuz H. The effect of high-dose methylprednisolone treatment on GM-CSF level in children with leukemia: a pilot study. Leukemia Research 1992; 16: 615-619.

1993

Özsoylu Ş., Şaylı T., Öztürk G. Oral mega-dose methylprednisolone versus intravenous immunglobulin for childhood idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 1993; 10: 317-321.

Gücüyener K., Hasanoğlu A., Tunaoğlu S, Öztürk G. Oral megadose methylprednisolone therapy in a patient with chronic progressive multiple sclerosis. Neurology 1993; 43: 230.

Akıncı A., Teziç T., Ertürk G., Tarım I., Dalva K. Thiamine-responsive megaloblastic anemia with diabetes mellitus and sensorineural deafness. Acta Pediatrica Japonica 1993; 35: 262-266.

1994

Öztürk G, Özsoylu Ş. Megadose methylprednisolone treatment for corticosteroid induced diabetic patient with aplastic anemia. Tr J Med. Sciences 1994; 21: 63-64.

Öztürk G, Özsoylu Ş, Gürsel T. Effects of methylprednisolone on the FVIII and vWF. Eur J Haematol 1994; 53:119-120.

1997

Karabacak I.N., Öztürk G., Gücüyener K., Gökcora N., Gürsel T. Assesment of brain perfusion by 99mTc-HMPAQ SPECT in akinetic mutism due to high-dose intravenous methotrexate therapy . Child’s Nerv Syst 1997 ; 13 : 560-562.

1998

Öztürk G., Koçak Ü, Gürsel T, Ezgü F.S. Coagulopathy in Gaucher disease. Indian Journal of Pediatrics 1998; 65:771-777.
Gürsel T., Doğukan S., Atalay Y., Türkyılmaz C., Öztürk G., Koçak Ü. Recombinant human erythropoietin treatment of anemia of prematurity.Turkish Journal of Haematology 1998; 15: 157-163.

1999

Karadeniz C., Oğuz A., Ezer Ü., Öztürk G., Dursun A. The etıology of peripheral lymphadenopathy in children. Pediatric Hematology and Oncology 1999 ; 16: 525-531.
Öztürk G., Koçak Ü, Koç E., Özkaya O., Türkyılmaz C., Atalay Y., Gürsel T. Tumor lysis syndrome in transient myeloproliferative disorder associated with down syndrome Turkısh Journal of Haematology 1999;16: 121-123.

2000

Yamaç K., Aydemir S., Öztürk G., Fen T., Şenol T. Hepatitis C infection in lymphoma patients in Turkish center. Eur J Epidemiol 2000 ; 16 (7) : 685
Koçak Ü., Gürsel T., Öztürk G., Kantarcı S. Thrombosis during ATRA therapy in a child with acute promyelocytic leukemia and factor VQ 506 mutation. Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2000; 17: 1-4.
Ilhan O.,Üskent N., Arslan Ö., Arat M., Özkalemtaş F., Öztürk G., Kalayoğlu S., Özet A., Tombuloğlu M., Arpacı F., Ovalı E., Anak S. National survey of hemapheresis practice in Turkey . Transfusion Science 2000; 22: 195-201

Ergenekon E., Solak B., Öztürk G., Koç E. Can leocoria be the first manifestation of protein C deficiency ? (Letter to editor) Br J Ophtalmol 2000; 84: 117
Sönmez K., Demiroğulları B., Türkyılmaz Z., Karabulut R., Öztürk G., Oğuz A., Başaklar C., Kale N. Comparison of internal and external jugular vein port implantations in children. Gazi Medical Journal 2000; 11: 125-128

Koçak Ü., Gürsel T., Öztürk G. The effect of steroid and intravenous immunoglobulin on thrombopoietin levels in pediatric patients wıth immune thrombocytopenic purpura. Blood Coagulation and Fibrinololysis 2000; 11(2): 121 – 125

Koçak Ü., Gürsel T., Öztürk G. Kirazlı Ş. Thrombopoietin levels in healthy children. Haema 2000; 3: 176-179

2001

Aral YZ., Gürsel T., Öztürk G, Serdaroglu A. Guillain Barre syndrome in a child with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2001;18:343-346.

2002

Törüner FB., Yetkin İ., Ersoy RÜ., Akbay E., Öztürk G., Taneri F., Ayvaz G., Çakır N., Arslan M. Apheresis in the treatment of hypertroidism. Gazi Medical Journal 2002 ; 13 (3) : 145 -147

2003

Öztürk G . Therapeutic Apheresis in Children. . VIII. European Congress of the International Society of Blood Transfusion 5 – 9 July 2003 , İstanbul J Blood banks and transfusion Society of Turkey Plenary and State of the art Book 2003 p : 115 – 118.

Öztürk G., Bölükbaşı S., Ünsal T., Songür M. Allogeneic blood transfusion policy in orthopedic surgery. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 2003; 37 (4): 313 – 318.

Tunaoğlu S.,Kula S., Olguntürk R.,Öztürk G. Noncompaction with arcus aorta anomalies. Turk J Pediatrics 2003 ; 45 : 363 – 366.

2004

Aslan D., Öztürk G., Kaya Z., Bideci A., Özdoğan S., Özdek S., Gürsel T. Early – onset in a girl with Bloom Syndrome: Probable clinical importance of an ocular manifestation. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2004; 4: 256 – 257

2005

Kaya Z., Öztürk G, Gürsel T., Bozdayı G. Spontan resolution of Hemophagocytic Syndrome and disseminated intravascular coagulation associated with Parvovirus B19 infection in a previously healthy child. Jpn J Infect Dis 2005; 58: 149 – 151

2007

Koçak U, Aral YZ, Özturk G, Gursel T. Evaluation of clinical characteristics, diagnosis and management in childhood immune thrombocytopenic purpura: a single center’s experience. Turk. J. Pediatr. 2007 Jul-Sep;49(3):250-5.

2008

Yenicesu I, Dilsiz G, Ozturk G. Reduction of hepatitis B seroprevalence in blood banking units by combined utilization of self-exclusion forms and clinical evaluation of blood donation candidates in Turkey. Trop. Doc. 2008 Apr;38(2):112-3.

2009

Oztürk G, Ekmekçi H, Atay D, Yanaşik M, Anak S, Devecioğlu O. Effects of rhG-CSF plus dexamethasone on hemostatic parameters in healthy granulocyte donors: role of u-PA and nitric oxide. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2009 Dec;15(6):689-94. Epub 2008 Jun 10.

2010

Anak S, Atay D, Unuvar A, Garipardic M, Agaoglu L, Ozturk G, Karakas Z, Devecioglu O. Respiratory syncytial virus infection outbreak among pediatric patients with oncologic diseases and/or BMT. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2010 Mar;45(3):307-11.

Leitner G, Panzer S, Reesink HW, Stiegler G, Fischer-Nielsen A, Dickmeiss E, Einsele H, Reinhardt P, Schrezenmeier H, Wiesneth M, Coluccia P, Nygell UA, Halter J, Sigle J, Gratwohl A, Buser AS, Ozturk G, Anak S. Preparation of granulocyte concentrates by apheresis. Vox Sang. 2010 Mar 10. [Epub ahead of print]
Leitner G, Panzer S, Reesink HW, Stiegler G, Fischer-Nielsen A, Dickmeiss E, Einsele H, Reinhardt P, Schrezenmeier H, Wiesneth M, Coluccia P, Nygell UA, Halter J, Sigle J, Gratwohl A, Buser AS, Ozturk G, Anak S. Preparation of granulocyte concentrates by apheresis. Vox Sang. 2010 May;98(4):567-75.

2011

Atay D, Ozturk G, Akcay A, Yanasik M, Anak S, Devecioglu O. Effect and safety of granulocyte transfusions in pediatric patients with febrile neutropenia or defective granulocyte functions. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2011 Aug;33(6):e220-5.

Celtik C, Unüvar A, Aydoğan A, Gökçe S, Ozturk G, Güllüoğlu M, Yılmaz G, Türkoğlu S, Anak S, Sökücü S, Durmaz O. Human herpes virus type 8-associated Kaposi sarcoma in a pediatric liver transplant recipient. Pediatr Transplant. 2011 Aug;15(5):E100-4. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3046.2010.01302.x. Epub 2010 Mar 8.