Proactive and results oriented biomedical scientist with clinical research training. Outside-the-box, creative and multidisciplinary problem solving skills. Talented communicator and self-starter. My ambition is to foster my technical knowledge to bring solutions to decision makers and healthcare professionals in clinical research.
Science Communication and Graphic Design
Since September 2013
-Scientific marketing and branding -Research visualisation -Molecular and cellular level illustrations -Scientific article - review figures -Scientific journal covers -Biology education
July 2016 --- July 2016
Solid foundational overview of the principles upon which clinical trials are based from both a European and a US perspective covering a broad range of topics from GCP/ICH to Clinical Trial Lifecycle as well as practical aspects of Clinical Trial Monitoring with a focus on administrative responsibilities. Course Leader: Prof. D.E. Grobbee, Lecturers: Sergio Guerrero, Dr. Ad van Dooren.
January 2016 --- May 2016
• Implementing worldwide marketing and promotional campaigns • Managing websites and social media marketing campaigns • Designing advertising material including leaflets, posters and presentations • Developing and maintaining relationships with corporate sponsors and other key stakeholders • Writing and editing customer-facing promotional material • Interviewing and filming top scientists
January 2016 --- January 2016
Course and Conference Office Trainee
July 2015 --- January 2016
November 2009 --- February 2015
• PhD project on Hematopoietic Stem Cells and gene regulation • RNA and DNA fluorescent in-situ hybridisation (FISH). • Collaborated with Alexander Oudenaarden lab and gained first hand experience in single molecule RNA FISH. • Culturing ESCs • Advanced experience in 4C-seq (Chromosome confirmation capture. • Chromatin Immunoprecipitation and related epigenetic techniques.
M.Sc. Molecular Cell Biology
September 2007 --- September 2009
•MSc thesis research with Dr. Asifa Akhtar (Gene Expression Unit) Techniques used: Protein tagging, purification, precipitation, immunostaining of the Polytene chromosomes. •Dr. Jürg Müller’s Group worked as an intern (Gene Expression Unit) Techniques used: Sequencing, SNP analysis of the Polycomb Complex proteins in different alleles in Drosophila.
January 2007 --- February 2008
•Prof. Dr. Frank Lyko’s Group (Epigenetics Unit): Study of the histone modifications in HOXA cluster in NT2 cells upon Retinoic acid, DAC, arac, Dznep induced differentiation Techniques used: Chromatin Immunoprecipitation (ChIP) for histones, analysis of ChIP data, culturing NT2 cell lines.
Skills and Expertise
Ensure good clinical practice (GCP)SOPTMFComplete case report form (CRF)Ensure consistency between the protocol and CRF Analytical skills Analyze data Control data Monitor a clinical study Molecular Diagnostics Search literature on clinical trials
Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from Utrecht University in 2016
MSc in Molecular Cell Biology from Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg in 2009
BSc in Biology from Hacettepe Üniversitesi in 2006
Training and Certification
CLINICAL TRIALS ADMINISTRATION INTENSIVE WORKSHOP in 2016 Training
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION IN LIFE SCIENCES & HEALTH in 2013 Training
Expert has 2 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)