EWMA Conference 2018

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Selcuk Baktiroglu

Council member:

Current Possition: Peripheral vascular surgeon.

Grauated from Istanbul Medical Faculty in 1976.

Became a General Surgeon in 1981.

After spending 20 months in the army as a general surgeon, began working as a chief resident in the Peripheral Vascular Surgery Unit of the General Surgery Department of Istanbul Medical Faculty.Became an Assistant Professor in 1985,and Professor in 1991. Mainly working as a peripheral vascular surgeon.

Main topics of interests; Diabetic Foot,Hemodialysis Vascular Access, Chronic Wounds.
-We are running a diabetic foot clinic for more than 30 years in the Gen. Surg. Dept. of Istanbul Medical Faculty.
- Board member of Vascular Access Society between 2003-2015.I organized 2011 VAS Congress in Istanbul as a president,and two VAS courses in 2003 and 2014 in Antalya.
- Currently the president of Chronic Wound Council of Istanbul Med. Faculty which we are running for 10 years.
- Board member of Turkish Wound Care Society, actively take part in congresses being held every year and was the president and the organizer of 2007 congress.We organize at least 5-6 meetings and courses a year on chronic wounds and diabetic foot for doctors, nurses etc.