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A. Başak Engin

PhD
Gazi University, Turkey

Name
A. Başak Engin

Organization
Gazi University, Turkey

Short Biography
After graduating from Hacettepe University, Faculty of Pharmacy in 1999, she received her master's degree in "Toxicology" from the same university in 2002. Engin received her doctorate degrees from Gazi University in the field of "Toxicology" in 2008 and in the field of "Immunology" in 2015. She received the titles of associate professor in 2012 and professor in 2018. "Blair-Curtius-Pfleiderer-Wachter Award for Pteridine Research" in 2004 for her research on pteridines, "European Environmental Mutagen Society-Young Scientist" in 2008, "Society of Toxicology/AstraZeneca" in 2010, and "International Society of Pteridinology" in the same year. Prof.Engin, who received the "Pteridines-Best Paper" awards, was deemed worthy of the "Turkish Pharmacists Association, Pharmacy Academy, Incentive Award" in 2013. Having the title of "European Registered Toxicologist-ERT" since 2014, Prof. Engin was selected as an "Academy of Toxicological Sciences Fellow" by the American Academy of Toxicology in 2018. Prof. Engin has more than 70 international publications and 19 international book chapters, some of which are included in international databases. In addition, he edited 4 international books and took part as an executive or researcher in 20 scientific research projects supported by national and international institutions and organizations. These works of Prof.Engin have been cited in more than 2700 international journals and books.In the global evaluation made by the European-American joint jury at Stanford University in the USA in 2021 and 2022; In a database of 100,000 top scientists, Prof. Engin was among the "Best 2% Scientist in the World Ranking" in terms of annual impact with his work.