Professor Ilhan SATMAN, M.D.


She has been working as a professor of Internal Medicine and Endocrinology at the same institution. Her major research interests are epidemiology of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. She was a visiting professor at Justus-Liebig Univ, Karolinska Institute and St. Bartholomew’s Hospital for short periods.

Dr. Satman coordinated the population-based diabetes surveys in Northern Cyprus, and Turkey, (TURDEP-I and TURDEP-II). She has authored/coauthored over 300 publications, 600 presentations, and 47 book-chapters. She has received funding from EC, IDF, TUBITAK, Istanbul University, and TEMD.

She is recently appointed to heading Turkish Inst. Public Health & Chronic Diseases. She has been chairing TEMD Diabetes Study Group, and Writing Committee of Clinical Practice Guidelines in Diabetes, and Scientific Board of National Diabetes Program.