Professor Nazmi Özer, PhD, Med. Sp.
Professor Nazmi Özer,graduated as chemist (BSc, 1969) from Middle East Technical University and did his MSc (1971) in Molecular Biology and PhD in the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine of Hacettepe University (in 1974). He became associate professor in 1979, medical specialist in clinical chemistry in 1982 and professor in 1988. Under his supervision ten MSc, Eleven (3 as co-supervisor) PhD were completed.
He received several awards; DFG, 1974; TUBITAK, 1985; FEBS, 1986; NATO-senior level USA, 1987 and UK, 1993; DPT, 1992; NOVARTIS Research Award, 1999-2000. Turkish Biochemical Society, every year, is giving to young 3 scientists `Prof. Dr. Nazmi Ozer award` since 2015.
Administrative carrier : President of Refik Saydam NCL of Turkey (1994-1996); Director of Muldisiplin Laboratories of Hacettepe University (1984-1998); Near East University Medical Education Coordinator (2008-2014); Director of Multidisiplin Laboratories (2008-2020); Head of Medical Biochemistry Department, Member of Graduate School Executive Committee (2008-2020) and Member of University Senate (2013-2019), Member of TBS (1977- ), FEBS (1977-), IUBMB (1977-), EFLM (1997-), IFCC (1997-), BCLF (1997-), WASPaLM, (2013-). TBS Secretary General (1977-1990) and president (1990-2000 and 2002-2015), Vice President of FEBS (2007, 2017) and President (2008, 2018). President of IFCC WORLDLAB2014 (2014). He is appointed as Dean to the Faculty of Pharmacy of Girne American University (2020- ) and as member of GAU Senate (2020- )and Director of Graduate Schools(2020- ).
Editorial membership : Owner of Turk J Biochem (1990-2016); Biochemistry and Pharmacology : Open Access; EBM of “Excerpta Medica”, "Current Topics in Biophysics”, “Turk Hijyen Dergisi”, "Turkish Journal of Biology", "Turkish Journal of Medical Research" and “Medical Journal of Ankara Hospital”.