Gülçin Kantarcı, M.D.

Fields of Study

  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Diabetic NephropathyHemodialysis Adequacy
  • Familial Mediterranean Fever
  • Amyloidosis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Renal Replacement Therapies
  • Intensive Care Nephrology

Career Summary

  • In 2000, after becoming a Nephrology Specialist at Marmara University, she worked as an Assistant Researcher at Gent University Nephrology Clinic. 
  • Between 2001-2007, she worked as a Nephrology Specialist at S.B. Göztepe Training and Research Hospital Organ Transplantation and Dialysis Unit. In the meantime, she received the title of Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Nephrology in the Associate Professorship exam held at Hacattepe University. 
  • In 2007, she started to work in the Nephrology Clinic as the Head of Yeditepe University Nephrology Department. 
  • In 2009, she received the title of Professor in Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine. In 2010, she was elected to the board of directors of the Faculty of Medicine. 
  • She has been working as the head of the Department of Internal Medicine since November 2014.


  • 2010 World Kidney Day Event - Yeditepe University,
  • 2011 Hypertension Patient School - Türkan Saylan Cultural Centre,
  • 2012 Hypertension Patient School - Caddebostan Cultural Centre. 


  • Turkish Society of Nephrology
  • Metabolic Syndrome Association
  • European Renal Ass. 
  • European Dialysis and Transplant Ass.
  • European Artificial Ass.


Side Branch Specialization

Marmara University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Nephrology 1997-2000

Place and Year of Specialization

Bezmi Alem Vakıf Gureba Hospital Internal Medicine Clinic 1991-1996.

Place and Year of PhD Associate Professorship

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, 2004

Professorship Place and Year

Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine Department of Internal Medicine 2009

Studying Abroad

Nephrology Clinic of Ghent University, Belgium

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Translation Editorship in 1 book

Book Chapter



Experimental Models in Nephrology - Turkey Clinics Special Issue Editorial