Numerous international and Turkish professional awards including the American Neurology Academy Foreign Researcher Award (1995).
Post-graduate certification: Marmara University Institute of Health Sciences, 1994
Residency: Neurology, Marmara University Medical Faculty Dept of Neurology, 1993
Turkish Epilepsy Association
Turkish Neurology Association
Turkish EEG-EMG Association
European Epilepsy Academy (EUREPA)