Vice Rector, Prof.Dr. Tahir YÜKSEK

He was born in 1952 in Konya. He completed his primary and secondary education in Konya and graduated from Ankara University, Faculty of Medicine in 1976. The same year, he continued his studies of expertise in cardiovascular surgery at the same Faculty of Medicine. He graduated from his studies of expertise in April 1982, completing the last year at the University of Antalya, Faculty of Medicine. He performed his military service, serving in the Military Hospital of Çamlıca between June 1982 and September 1983. He worked in the Heybeliada Centre of Cardiovascular Surgery between 1983 and 1985. He began his academic career in October 1985, as he was appointed as Associate Professor to Meram Faculty of Medicine, the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery. On national and international level, he has over a hundred of publications, articles and papers submitted to congresses.  In a number of books, he has numerous writings of copyright or translation sections. He acts as member at the consultative committees of various Medical Journals. As part of Social Service, he acted as; Member of the Board of Konya-Karaman Chamber of Medical Doctors, Honorary Board Member and the President of the Honorary Board. He also acted as; the Founding Member of the Foundation of Union of Medical Doctors, Member of the Central Board of Management, and the Chairperson of the same Foundation in Konya. He is married with four children.