Graduated from Ege University Medical Faculty in 1986. Completed her recidency in the same faculty in 1992. She has worked in Ege University Medical Faculty Department of Medical Microbiology since 1993, is a staff member at the Medical Virology Section and is the head of Immunology Laboratory. Ege University Hospital Virology Laboratory is a reference laboratory for HIV diagnosis since 1994. Her main interests; Serological and nucleic tests in diagnosis of viral infections, infections in transplant recipients,latent viral infections, and vaccine preventable viral infections. She is actively involved in accreditation of specialization in Medical Microbiology and preparation of guidelines in Medical Microbiology.