Two of my works were awarded first prize at the “Research Projects Competition” held by the Faculty of Medicine of Ankara University. In 1993, my paper entitled “The effect of mucosectomy on quality of life in pouch-anal anastomoses for ulcerative colitis” was nominated with the “best paper award” the 5th National Colon and Rectal Diseases Congress in Cyprus. Then, I received the first prize with the study called “The effect of intestinal ischemia-reperfusion on lung vascular bed presented at the National Surgery Congress in 1996.
I won the “Eczacıbaşı” Scientific Research Encouragement Award in 2000 with the study on “Intestima ischemia and reperfusion affects vasomotor functions in the pulmonary vascular system”
In 2001, I gained international scholarships from the American Colon Rectum Surgery Association and the American College of Surgeons. Then, I received “the Health Sciences Award 2003” held by Ankara University in 2003. Finally, in 2010 and 2016, nominated with “The best scientific video award” by the American Colon Rectal Surgery Association.