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First Name

Basak Balaban

Last Name

balaban

Bio

Basak Balaban obtained her bachelor’s degree  in 1993 in Ankara University , Turkey; Faculty of Sciences; Department of Biology.  Consequtively  she had her training in reproductive biology in Brussel Free University, Belgium and had her practice in Assisted Reproduction in SIMAF (Schoysman Infertility Management Foundation)IVF Center, Brussels , Belgium.  Followingly she worked in Sevgi Hospital IVF Center in Ankara, Turkey as  a clinical embryologist .  She established the IVF Laboratory in German Hospital, Istanbul , Turkey as the laboratory director  in 1996.  She moved to American Hospital of Istanbul , Turkey by the end of 1996 at which she still acts as the head of IVF laboratory.  She also acts as the scientific advisor for the affiliated Koc University hospital IVF department since 2015.  She’s been actively involved  in the educational training programs in Turkey as the head of the IVF laboratory for an IVF center dedicated by the Turkish Ministry of Health for the certification program of clinical embryologists.  She has published extensively in the field of clinical embryology with over 50 international publications to her name.  She had several book chapters for both local and  internationally well known organizations. She had served as a local and international invited speaker at several scientific meetings.
Basak Balaban had been the chair of the Alpha Society; International Society for Scientists in Reproductive Medicine for 2 terms and organized several international congresses and consensus meetings & publications during her term. She’s been involved in ESHRE CNR (Committee for National Representatives) for 6 years, and she was an executive committee member of ESHRE for 4 years; 2016-2019.  She’s one of the founders of Turkish Society of Clinical Embryologists (KED), acted as the chair for 2 terms and organized several international events on behalf of the society.  She’s still a board member of KED society.  She’s also in the executive committee of Turkish Society of Reproductive Medicine (TSRM) since 2016.

Country

United Kingdom (UK)

Level

Phd

Level

Phd

Level

Phd

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