European Renal Best Practice
November 28, 2017












European Renal Best Practice (ERBP) new Advisory Board member
Prof. Dr Sevcan A. Bakkaloglu


The Advisory Board of the European Renal Best Practice (ERBP;, the official guideline body of ERA-EDTA, is pleased to announce that Prof. Dr Sevcan A. Bakkaloglu from Gazi University, Turkey, has been appointed as a new member of the Advisory Board following an open call for a pediatric nephrologist.


Prof. Dr Sevcan Bakkaloglu obtained her medical degree from Gazi University with high honour in 1991. After completing her pediatric residency at Hacettepe University (1996) and pediatric nephrology fellowship at Ankara University (1999), she started working as a faculty member at Gazi University. She completed several fellowships in the United Kingdom (Guy’s Hospital, London, and Northern General Hospital, Sheffield), Germany (Heidelberg University) and USA (UCLA Department of Pediatrics and Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles) before assuming her current position as a full Professor at Gazi University, and in 2011 she became Head of the Department of Pediatric Nephrology at Gazi University, Faculty of Medicine in Ankara, Turkey.


ERBP's mission is to improve the outcome of patients with kidney disease in a sustainable way, through enhancing the accessibility of knowledge on patient care, in a format that stimulates its use in clinical practice. The ERBP Advisory Board believes that Prof. Bakkaloglu will be a great asset in continuing to achieve this mission.

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