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1 Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Department of Nuclear Medicine Sihhiye Ankara, TURKEY Tel: Fax: Murat Fani Bozkurt, M.D., FEBNM Assoc. Professor of Nuclear Medicine Date of Birth 01.July.1973 Denizli, TURKEY Education Medical School, Hacettepe University, Ankara, TURKEY Residency, Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Department of of Nuclear Medicine 2003 Specialist in Nuclear Medicine, Hacettepe University, Department of Nuclear Medicine Research Fellow in PET Center, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine Specialist, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Gulhane Military Academy School of Medicine (Military Service) Instructor, Hacettepe University, Department of Nuclear Medicine 2009 (May) Visiting Professor, Harvard University Brigham and Women s Hospital, Nuclear Cardiology Unit, Cardiac PET Fellow of European Board of Nuclear Medicine (EBNM) Associate Professor of Nuclear Medicine; Hacettepe University, Department of Nuclear Medicine

2 Membership Turkish Society of Nuclear Medicine Nuclear Oncology Task Group, Turkish Society of Nuclear Medicine (Task Group Secretary) European Association of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (EANM) EANM Oncology Task Group Member and PET/CT course instructor American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNC) Current Research Projects 1) Investigation of possible use of Metamizole in Tc99m-MIBI myocardial scintigraphy for the detection of perfusion reversibility. 2) Comparison of multichannel intraluminal impedence method with scintigraphy for the diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux disease in children. 3) Effects of instant cold kit formulation on stability of MAG3 kits. 4) Efficacy of low-dose outpatient radioiodine treatment in low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer patients. 5) Efficacy of Y90 microsphere treatment for liver tumors:how to optimize? Reference: Professor Abass ALAVI, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Professor Eser ERGUN, Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Department of Nuclear Medicine (The Chief of Department), Ankara, TURKEY Professor Belkis ERBAS, Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ankara, TURKEY Professor Omer UGUR Hacettepe University, School of Medicine, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ankara, TURKEY Professor Nese ILGIN KARABACAK, Gazi University School of Medicine, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ankaran TURKEY Professor Nuri ARSLAN, Gulhane Military Academy School of Medicine Department of Nuclear Medicine, (The Chief of Department), Ankara TURKEY

3 SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS (INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS) 1) Kıratlı PÖ, Çağlar M, Bozkurt MF: Unilateral absence of pulmonary perfusion in Swyer- James Syndrome. Clin Nucl Med 24(9): ; ) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö: Assessment of penile bone graft viability by bone scintigraphy:a case report. Ann Nucl Med 14(5): ; ) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö: Intraarterial Tc99m-MDP injection mimicking reflex sympathetic dystrophy. Clin Nucl Med 26(2): ; ) Kıratlı P, Kıratlı H, Bozkurt MF, Ercan MT, Bilgiç S: Scintigraphic imaging of uveal melanoma with Tc99m-Glutathione. Nucl Med Commun 22(2): ; ) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö, Ertenli İ, Caner B: Combined use of bone and bone marrow scintigraphies for the diagnosis of actice sacroiliitis:a new approach. Ann Nucl Med 15(2): ; ) Bozkurt MF, Yıldırır A, Kabakçı G, Caner B: Exercise-induced left bundle branch block during Thallium-201 myocardial perfusion scintigraphy. Angiology 52: , ) Bozkurt MF, Demirkazık FB, Emri S, Caner B:Ventilation-perfusion lung scan and helical computed tomographic findings in a patient with Behçet s Disease. Clin Nucl Med 26: ; ) Bozkurt MF. Letter to the Editor- The Author s response:intraarterial Tc99m-MDP injection mimicking reflex sympathetic dystrophy. Clin Nucl Med 26(9):803; ) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö: A new scintigraphic method for the diagnosis of active sacroiliitis. Medical Imaging Int 12(4):11-12; ) Ergün EL, Bozkurt MF, Ercan MT, Ruacan Ş, Şener B, Ünsal IS:Detection of inflammatory lymph nodes in rabbits by Tc99m-HIG lymphoscintigraphy. Nucl Med Commun 23: ; ) Bozkurt MF, Aydın M, Ergün EL, Caner B: Hemodynamic effects, ECG changes and side effects of Dobutamine infusion in 150 patients. World J Nucl Med 1(S1):60; ) Bozkurt MF, Saygı S, Erbaş B: SPECT in a patient with postictal PLEDs:Is hypoperfusion evidence of electrical seizure? Clinical Electroencephalography 33(4): ; ) Ceylan E, Bozkurt MF, Caner B: Scintigraphic visualization of leptomeningeal cyst:a rare case in adult population. Clin Nucl Med 28(3): ; ) Kara G, Bozkurt MF, Özcan P, Caner B: Solitary rib lesions on bone scintigraphy in breast cancer. Nucl Med Commun 24; ; ) Çehreli MC, Şahin S, Kesenci K, Tuzlakoğlu K, Pişkin E, Öztürk S, Ruacan Ş, Caner B, Bozkurt MF: Biological reactions to a poly(l-lactide)-hydroxyapatite composite:a study in canine mandible. J Biomater Appl 17: ; 2003.

4 16) Akyürek M, Özkan Ö, Bozkurt MF, Şafak T: Preserving osseous viability in osteocutaneous flap fabrication:experimental study in rabbits. J Reconst Microsurg 19(8): ; ) Uğur Ö, Bozkurt MF, Sayek İ, Gedikoğlu G, Baykal A, Hamaloğlu E, Etikan İ, Konan A, Erbaş B: Comparison of blue dye and gamma probe guided sentinel lymph node biopsy techniques in breast cancer patients. Turk J Cancer 33(2):82-90; ) Kumar R, Bozkurt MF, Zhuang HM, Alavi A: Sentinel lymph node biopsy in the management of breast cancer. Indian J Cancer 40:83-89; ) Kumar R, Bhargava P, Bozkurt MF, Zhuang HM, Potenta S, Alavi A: Positron emission tomography in evaluation of cancer patients. Indian J Cancer 40:53-66; ) Kumar R, Dhurairaj T, Jana S, Bozkurt MF, Takalkar A, Alavi A: Overview of sentinel lymph node mapping in breast cancer. Indian J Nucl Med 18(3):46-51; ) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö, Hamaloğlu E, Sayek İ, Güleç SA : Optimization of gamma probe guided parathyroidectomy. Am Surgeon 69: ; ) Aras T, Ergün EL, Bozkurt MF: Visualization of pulmonary artery on Tc99m-MIBI myocardial perfusion scintigraphy: A cause for focal uptake in the lung. Semin Nucl Med, 33(4):338-41; ) Uğur Ö, Bozkurt MF, Hamaloğlu E, Sökmensüer C, Etikan İ, Sayek İ, Güleç SA: Clinicopathologic and radiopharmakokinetic factors affecting gamma probe-guided parathyroidectomy. Arch Surg 139: ; ) Mahmoudian B, Kıratlı PÖ, Tuncel M, Bozkurt F. Selected intraarterial injection of Tc99m- MDP. Rev Esp Med Nucl 23(4): ; ) Kumar R, Dhurairaj T, Potenta S, Takalkar A, Bozkurt MF, Alavi A: Positron Emission Tomography (PET):Clinical Applications in Oncology. Indian J Nucl Med 19(4): ; ) Koca E, Sökmensüer C, Yıldız BO, Engin H, Bozkurt MF, Aras T, Barışta İ, Gürlek A: A patient presenting with spinal cord compression who had two distinct follicular cell type thyroid carcinomas. J Endocrinol Invest 27: ; ) Hamaloğlu E, Bozkurt MF, Doğan R, Bayraktar M: Unexpected detection of an intrathymic parathyroid adenoma by Tc99m-MIBI parathyroid scintigraphy:the role of scintigraphy in planning surgical treatment. The Endocrinologist, 15:6; ) Uğur Ö, Kara PÖ, Bozkurt MF, Hamaloğlu E, Tezel GG, Salancı BB, Karabulut E, Sayek İ: In vivo characterization of parathyroid lesions by use of gamma-probe:comparison with exvivo count method and frozen section results. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 134: ; ) Gedik GK, Ergün EL, Bozkurt MF. The role of Tc99m-DMSA scintigraphy in Joubert Syndrome. Rev Esp Med Nucl 25(4): ; ) Konan A, Bozkurt MF, Hayran M, Sayek I:Radioguided parathyroidectomy:initial results of Hacettepe experience.turk J Cancer 37(4): ;2007.

5 31) Akgül S, Üzümcügil, Bozkurt MF, Topçu M: Osteoid osteoma in a 16-year-old boy presenting with atrophy of the left thigh:diagnostic difficulties. Turkish J Pediatrics 50(4): ; ) Kara G, Bozkurt MF, Ugur O, Hamaloglu E: Gamma probe guided parathyroid cancer resection. The Endocrinologist 18:71-72; ) Ergun EL, Caglar M, Bozkurt MF, Ergun H: Tc99m-sestamibi myocardial perfusion scintigraphy with the novel use of metamizol for the detection of perfusion reversibility. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 35(8):1530-6; ) Ugur O, Bozkurt MF, Rubello D.:Nuclear Medicine Techniques for radioguided parathyroidectomy. Minerva Endocrinologica 33(2):95-104; ) Bozkurt MF, Aksoy T, Kiratli P:Incidental detection of hepatic hematoma on Tc99m- DTPA renal scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 33(8):573-6; ) Bozkurt MF, Ergun El: Atypical In-111-octreotide and 99m Tc-(V)-DMSA accumulation patterns due to radiation therapy. Hell J Nucl Med 11(2):127-9; May-Aug ) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö, Banti E, Grassetto G, Rubello D: Functional nuclear medicine imaging of medullary thyroid cancer. Nucl Med Commun 29: ; ) Kıratlı PO, Bozkurt MF. Assessment of cardiac parameters using gated myocardial perfusion and echocardiography in children. Cardiol Young 15:1-7; ) Gülçelik NE, Bozkurt F, Tezel GG, Kaynaroglu V, Erbas T. Normal parathyroid hormone levels in a diabetic patient with parathyroid adenoma. Endocrine 35(2):147-50, ) Bozkurt MF, Kıratlı PO, Konyalı D, Metin F. Quality control of instant kit Tc99mmercaptoacetyl triglycine with inter- and intra-operator measurements. Hell J Nucl Med Jan- Apr;12(1): ) Kiratli PO, Aksoy T, Bozkurt MF, Orhan D. Detection of ectopic gastric mucosa using (99m)Tc pertechnetate: review of the literature. Ann Nucl Med. Feb;23(2):97-105, ) Ergün EL, Tuncel M, Bozkurt MF, Caner B. Simultaneous anterior-posterior dynamic renal scintigraphy for the evaluation of congenital abnormal kidneys. Turkiye Klinikleri J Med Sci 29(1): , ) Kara PP, Ayhan A, Caner B, Gültekin M, Uğur Ö, Bozkurt MF, Usubütün A, Üner A.Analysis of dendritic cells in sentinel lymph nodes of patients with endometrial and patients with cervical cancer. Int J Gynecol, 2009 Oct., 19(7): ) Kanat NB, Aslan M, Bozkurt MF, Ergun EL. The role of Tc99m DMSA renal cortical scintigraphy in acute and recurrent episodes of renal infarction in a patient with tendency toward thrombosis, Clin Nucl Med 2009 Oct, 34(10): ) Peynircioğlu B, Çil B, Bozkurt F, Aydemir E, Uğur Ö, Balkancı F. Radioembolization for the treatment of unresectable liver cancer:initial experience at a single center. Diagn Interv Radiol 2010 March, 16(1): ) Tuncel M, Kıratlı PO, Aksoy T, Bozkurt MF. Gastroesophageal reflux scintigraphy: interpretation methods and inter-reader agreement.world J Pediatrics 2011 Aug, 7(3):45-49.

6 47) Mumcuoğlu EU, Bozkurt FM, Aslan M, Şener E, Uğur Ö. Computerized scar detection on renal cortical scintigraphy images. Nucl Med Commun 2011 Nov, 32(11): ) Çağlar M, Bozkurt FM, Akca CK, Vargöl SE, Bayraktar M, Uğur Ö. Comparison of 800 and 3700 MBq iodine-131 for the postoperative ablation of thyroid remnant in patients with lowrisk differentiated thyroid cancer. Nucl Med Commun 2012 Mar, 33(3): ) Salancı BV, Bozkurt FM, Peynircioğlu B, Çil B, Uğur Ö. The relation between perfusion pattern of hepatic artery perfusion scintigraphy and response to Y-90 microsphere therapy. Molecular Imaging and Radionuclide Therapy 2013 Dec;22(3): doi: /Mirt Epub 2013 Dec ) Deveci EK, Ocak M, Bozkurt MF, Türker S, Kabasakal L, Uğur Ö. The Diagnostic Efficiency of 99mTc-EDDA/HYNIC-Octreotate SPECT-CT in Comparison with 111In- Pentetrotide in the Detection of Neuroendocrine Tumours. Molecular Imaging and Radionuclide Therapy 2013 Dec;22(3): doi: /Mirt Epub 2013 Dec ) Bural GG, Torigian DA, Basu S, Bozkurt MF, Houseini M, Alavi A. Atherosclerotic inflammatory activity in the aorta and its correlation with aging and gender as assessed by 18 F- FDG-PET. Hell J Nucl Med 2013 Sep-Dec;16(3): doi: /s Epub 2013 Oct 2. 52) Bozkurt MF, Kıratlı PO. Quantitative Sacroiliac Scintigraphy for pediatric patients:comparison of Two Different Methods. Ann Nucl Med Dec 25. [Epub ahead of print] 53) Giammarile F, Bozkurt MF, Cibula D, Pahisa J, Oyen WJ, Paredes P, Olmos RV, Sicart SV. The EANM clinical and technical guidelines for lymphoscintigraphy and sentinel node localization in gynaecological cancers. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging Mar 8. [Epub ahead of print]

7 SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS (TURKISH JOURNALS) 1) Bozkurt MF, Ergün EL, Uğur Ö: Onkolojide nükleer tıp uygulamaları-1: Temel Kavramlar ve Yenilikler. Hematoloji-Onkoloji 2(1):65-75; ) Bozkurt MF, Ergün EL: Onkolojide nükleer tıp uygulamaları-3:lenfomalarda Nükleer Tıbbın yeri. Hematoloji-Onkoloji 3(1):64-72; ) Bozkurt MF, Ergün EL: Onkolojide nükleer tıp uygulamaları-4:meme Kanseri ve nükleer tıp. Hematoloji-Onkoloji 3(3): ; ) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö: Nükleer Onkoloji:Temel Uygulamalar. Genel Tıp Dergisi 12(4):E19-E26; ) Bozkurt MF, Dede Z, Burak Z, Ak İ, Bekiş R, Değirmenci B: Kemik sintigrafisi uygulama kılavuzu. Nükleer Tıp-Turkish J Nucl Med 10(4): ) Ak İ, Vardareli E, Bekiş R, Bozkurt MF, Burak Z: Malign hastalıkların değerlendirilmesinde Galyum-67 sintigrafisi uygulama kılavuzu. Nükleer Tıp-Turkish J Nucl Med 10(4): ) Entok E, Ak İ, Bekiş R, Bozkurt MF, Burak Z: Somatostatin reseptör sintigrafisi uygulama kılavuzu. Nükleer Tıp-Turkish J Nucl Med 10(4): ) Bekiş R, Değirmenci B, Ak İ, Bozkurt MF, Burak Z: Talyum-201 tümör tarama sintigrafisi uygulama kılavuzu. Nükleer Tıp-Turkish J Nucl Med 10(4): ) Yıldız A, Yılmaz M, Ak İ, Bekiş R, Bozkurt MF, Burak Z:Tc99m-MIBI meme sintigrafisi (sintimamografi) uygulama kılavuzu. Nükleer Tıp-Turkish J Nucl Med 10(4): ) Töre G, Ak İ, Bekiş R, Bozkurt MF, Burak Z:Malign hastalıkların değerlendirilmesinde Tc99m-MIBI sintigrafisi uygulama kılavuzu. Nükleer Tıp-Turkish J Nucl Med 10(4): ) Demir H, Ak İ, Aydın A, Bekiş R, Bozkurt MF ve ark: I MIBG sintigrafisi uygulama kılavuzu. Nükleer Tıp-Turkish J Nucl Med 12: ; ) Bekiş R, Aydın A, Mudun A, Ak İ, Arslan N, Bozkurt MF ve ark. Malign melanomda Bekçi lenf düğümü görüntüleme uygulama kılavuzu. Nükleer Tıp-Turkish J Nucl Med 12: ; ) Ergün EL, Bozkurt MF. Kardiyak Nükleer Tıp Çalışmaları. Hacettepe Tıp Dergisi 41, , ) Bozkurt MF. Çernobil Faciası ve sonrası. Numune Sağlık Dergisi, 3:18-20, Eylül 2010.

8 INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS PRESENTATIONS 1) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö, Ertenli İ, Ergün EL, Çalgüneri M, Caner B: Combined use of bone and bone marrow scintigraphies for the diagnosis of actice sacroiliitis:a new approach. European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM 1999) Congress, 1999, Barcelona, Spain (poster) 2) Kıratlı P, Ahmetoğlu A, Demirkazık FB, Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö, Caner B: Can spiral CT be a first choice diagnostic modality in the diagnosis of pulmonary thromboembolism? European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM 1999) Congress, 1999, Barcelona, Spain (poster). 3) Kıratlı P, Kıratlı H, Bozkurt MF, Ercan MT, Bilgiç S: Scintigraphic imaging of uveal melanoma with Tc99m-Glutathione. European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM 2000) Congress, 2000, Paris France (poster). 4) Ergün EL, Bozkurt MF, Ercan MT, Ruacan Ş, Şener B, Ünsal IS:Detection of inflammatory lymph nodes by Tc99m-HIG in rabbits. European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM 2000) Congress, 2000, Paris France. (poster) 5) Çağlar M, Volkan B, Bozkurt MF: Comparison of visual and semiquantitative scintigraphy for gastroesophageal reflux. 23. International Congress of Pediatrics, 2001, Beijing, China. (oral) 6) Bozkurt MF, Hamaloğlu E, Uğur Ö, Sayek İ :Gamma probe-guided parathyroidectomy protocol:determination of optimal surgical timing. 5th Nuclear Oncology Congress, 2002, Kuşadası, Aydın, Turkey. (oral) 7) Bozkurt MF, Aydın M, Ergün EL, Caner B: Hemodynamic effects, ECG changes and side effects of Dobutamine infusion in 150 patients. International Symposium on Cardiovascular Nuclear Medicine, 2002, Beijing, China (poster) 8) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö, Çelik HH: Ectopic parathyroid gland localizations:tc99m-mibi parathyroid scintigraphy findings. 17th International Symposium on Morphological Sciences, 2002, Timisoara, Romania (poster) 9) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö, Hamaloğlu E, Sayek İ, Güleç SA : Optimization of gamma probe guided parathyroidectomy. 50th Society of Nuclear Medicine Annual Meeting (SNM 2003), 2003, New Orleans, A.B.D (oral) 10) Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö, Volkan B, Özcan P, Hamaloğlu E, Konan A, Sayek İ : Patientspecific protocol for the optimization of gamma probe guided parathyroidectomy. European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM 2003) Congress, 2003, Amsterdam,Netherlands (oral) 11) Maillard I, Herman D, Bozkurt MF, Kumar R, Sankaran S, Guan L, Zhuang HM, Green J, Downs L, Elstrom R, Alavi A, Schuster SJ: Comparison of conventional staging studies and FDG-PET imaging in Hodgkin s Disease, Diffuse Large B Cell and Follicular Lymphomas. Blood 102(11); 2003, American Hematology Association Annual Meeting (AHA 2003), USA (poster) 12) Shrikhantan S, Bozkurt MF, Kumar R, Maillard I, Zhuang HM, Schuster SJ, Alavi A: Quantitative evaluation of bone marrow FDG uptake and the importance of uptake pattern on

9 PET scan in lymphoma patients. American College of Nuclear Physicians (ACNP 2004), January 2004, Florida, USA (oral) 13) Bozkurt MF, Kumar R, Maillard I, Shrikanthan S, Bural G, Wintering N, Schuster SJ, Elstrom R, Zhuang HM, Alavi A: Lesion-by-lesion, region-by-region and patient-by-patient comparison of FDG-PET and CT/MRI in Hodgkin s Disease and Non-Hodgkin s Lymphoma. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (poster) 14) Bozkurt MF, Kumar R, Maillard I, Shrikanthan S, Bural G, Wintering N, Schuster SJ, Elstrom R, Zhuang HM, Alavi A: Comparison of FDG-PET imaging and conventional imaging modalities for the staging of non-hodgkin s lymphoma. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (poster) 15) Bozkurt MF, Kumar R, Shrikanthan S, Maillard I,, Bural G, Wintering N, Schuster SJ, Zhuang HM, Alavi A: The merits of quantitative assessment of bone marrow uptake in patients with lymphoma. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (poster) 16) Kumar R, Bozkurt MF, Maillard I, Shrikanthan S, Zhuang HM, Newberg A, Schuster SJ, Alavi A: Predictive value of whole body FDG-PET vs CT scans following the first line chemotherapy in Hodgkin s Disease and non-hodgkin s lymphomas. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (oral) 17) Shrikanthan S, Bozkurt MF, Kumar R, Zhuang HM, Schuster SJ, Alavi A:FDG-PET imaging in detection of organ specific involvement in lymphoma. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (poster) 18) Kumar R, Bozkurt MF, Maillard I, Shrikanthan S, Zhuang HM, Newberg A, Schuster SJ, Alavi A: Comparison of whole-body FDG-PET and CT scans for restaging malignant lymphoma. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (oral) 19) Kumar R, Bozkurt MF, Maillard I, Shrikanthan S, Zhuang HM, Newberg A, Schuster SJ, Xiu Y, Alavi A: Positive FDG-PET scans after a few cycles of chemotherapy is predictive of poor prognosis in patients with aggressive lymphoma and Hodgkin s Disease. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (oral) 20) El-Haddad G, Bozkurt MF, Kumar R, Bural G, Xiu Y, Mavi A, Zhuang HM, Alavi A: The changes of standardized uptake values with normal aging. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (oral) 21) El-Haddad G, Kumar R, Bozkurt MF, Bural G, Wintering N, Alavi A: Increasing uptake of FDG in the myocardium with normal aging. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (oral) 22) El-Haddad G, Bozkurt MF, Kumar R, Xiu Y, Bural G, Kim H, Wintering N, Alavi A: Liver FDG uptake increases with age:implications for detection of focal disease. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (oral) 23) Takalkar A, Cheng E, Shrikanthan S, Bozkurt MF, Kumar R, Zhuang HM, Alavi A:Comparison of FDG PET with conventional imaging techniques in evaluation of bone marrow metastases in patients with lymphoma. 51st Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2004), June 2004, Philadelphia, USA (oral)

10 24) Uğur Ö, Bozkurt MF, Hamaloğlu E, Sökmensüer C, Etikan İ, Sayek İ, Güleç SA: Clinicopathologic and radiopharmakokinetic factors affecting gamma probe-guided parathyroidectomy. 57th Annual Cancer Symposium, March 2004, New York, USA (oral) 25) Kara PÖ, Gültekin M, Bozkurt MF, Ceylan E, Güler OT, Dursun P, Uğur Ö, Caner B, Küçükali T, Usubütün A, Yüce K, Ayhan A: Sentinel node detection in early stage cervical carcinoma. International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS) 10th Bieannal Meeting, 3-7 October 2004, Edinburg İngiltere (oral) 26) Maillard I, Elstrom R,, Kumar R, Bozkurt MF,, Shrikanthan S, Guan L, Zhuang HM, Herman D, Down, Alavi A. American Hematology Associaton Annual Meeing (AHA 2004) (oral) 27) Uğur Ö, Kara PÖ, Bozkurt MF, Hamaloğlu E, Tezel GG, Salancı BB, Uğur Y, Karabulut E, Sayek İ: In vivo characterization of parathyroid lesions by use of gamma-probe:comparison with ex-vivo count method and frozen section results 52nd Annual Meeting of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 2005), June 2005, Toronto, Canada (oral) 28) Bozkurt MF, Kumar RP, Shrikanthan S, Maillard I, Dadparvar S, Zhuang HM, Alavi A. Quantitative Evaluation of Bone Marrow FDG uptake in lymphoma patients. European Association of Nuclear Medicine 2005 Congress (EANM 05), İstanbul, October 2005 (poster) 29) Ergün EL, Tuncel M, Bozkurt MF, Caner B. Simultaneous anterior-posterior dynamic renal scintigraphy for the evaluation of congenital abnormal kidneys. Society of Nuclear Medicine Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, 3-7 June 2006 (oral) 30) Bozkurt MF, Kumar RP, Maillard I, Schuster SS, Zhuang HM, Alavi A: Comparison of concordance rates for FDG-PET imaging versus conventional imaging modalities:is there a difference between Hodgkin s Disease and Non-Hodgkin s lymphoma? 9th Congress of World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, (WCNMB 2006), October 2006, Seul, S. Korea (oral) 31) Bozkurt MF, Kumar RP, Shrikanthan S, Maillard I, Dadparvar S, Zhuang HM, Alavi A:Can FDG-uptake pattern and quantitation differ bone marrow infiltration from reactive posttherapeutic uptake in lymphoma patients? 9th Congress of World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, (WCNMB 2006), October 2006, Seul, S. Korea (oral) 32) Ergün EL, Bozkurt MF, Tuncel M, Aras T:Value of preoperative assessment of postresection pulmonary reserve with quantitative perfusion scintigraphy, experience in Hacettepe University. 9th Congress of World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, (WCNMB 2006), October 2006, Seul, S. Korea (oral) 33) Erbaş B, Bozkurt MF, Hazırolan T, Bilginer Y, Kıratlı P, Besbas N, Balkancı F: Captopril renography in the diffential diagnosis of hypertension in children. 9th Congress of World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, (WCNMB 2006), October 2006, Seul, S. Korea (poster) 34) Bozkurt MF, Bilginer Y, Hazırolan T, Kıratlı P, Erbaş B, Beşbaş N, Balkancı F: Technical comparison of non-invasive imaging modalities for the diagnosis of renovascular hypertension in pediatric patients:common pitfalls and drawbacks. International Symposium on Radionuclides in nephrourology (ISCORN) 2007, Antalya Turkey(poster) 35) Bozkurt MF, Kıratlı PO, Duzova A, Aki FT, Bilginer Y, Erbaş B, Bakkaloğlu M, Bakkaloğlu A: Functional assessment of pediatric patients with renal transplants from adult

11 donors:use of scintigraphy and renal Doppler ultrasound in the follow-up. International Symposium on Radionuclides in nephrourology (ISCORN) 2007, Antalya Turkey(poster) 36) Aksoy T, Velipaşaoğlu Z, Bozkurt MF, Kıratlı P, Erbaş B: Diuresis renography in children with gravity-assissted and delayed images. International Symposium on Radionuclides in nephrourology (ISCORN) 2007, Antalya Turkey(oral) 37) Velipaşaoğlu Z, Aksoy T, Bozkurt MF, Haliloğlu M, Kıratlı P, Topaloğlu R, Erbaş B: Primary vesicoureteric reflux as a predictor of renal damage in children. International Symposium on Radionuclides in nephrourology (ISCORN) 2007, Antalya, Turkey (oral). 38) Bozkurt MF, Kara PÖ, Caner B, Uğur Ö, Üner A, Gültekin M, Ayhan A: Assessment of immune response and immunomodulation within sentinel lymph nodes in gynecologic cancers. Society of Nuclear Medicine 54th Annual Meeting, 2007 Washington DC, USA (oral) 39) Ergün EL, Bozkurt MF, Tuncel M, Aras T:Assessment of postresection pulmonary reserve in adults and children with quantitative pulmonary perfusion scintigraphy. Society of Nuclear Medicine 54th Annual Meeting, 2007 Washington DC, USA(oral) 40) Kıratlı P, Bozkurt MF: Reproducibility of measurements of left ventricular function with gated myocardial perfusion scintigraphy and comparison to echocardiography in pediatric patients. 8th International Conference on Nuclear Cardiology, 2007, Prague, Czec Rep. (moderated poster) 41) Ergün EL, Çağlar M, Bozkurt MF, Ergün H: Tc-99m MIBI myocardial perfusion scintigraphy with the novel use of metamizol for the detection of perfusion reversibility. 8th International Conference on Nuclear Cardiology, 2007, Prag, Czec Rep (poster) 42) Ergün EL, Çağlar M, Bozkurt MF, Ergün H: Tc-99m MIBI myocardial perfusion scintigraphy with the novel use of metamizol for the detection of perfusion reversibility. EANM 2007 Copenhagen, Denmark (oral) 43) Kıratlı P, Bozkurt MF: Assessment of left ventricular function with gated myocardial scintigraphy in pediatric patients. EANM 2007 Copenhagen, Denmark (oral) 44) Kıratlı P, Bozkurt MF: Reproducibility of left ventricular function with gated myocardial scintigraphy and comparison with echocardiography in children. EANM 2007 Kopenhagen, Denmark (oral) 45) Topbaşı-Velipaşaoğlu Z, Aksoy T, Bozkurt MF, Kıratlı P, Topaloğlu R, Düzova A, Özaltın F, Haliloğlu M, Özen S, Bakkaloğlu A, Erbaş B. Age group differences in the predictive value of vesicoureteral refux to estimate renal damage in children. EANM Annual Meeting 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark, Oct ) Aksoy T, Topbaşı-Velipaşaoğlu Z, Bozkurt MF, Kıratlı P, Erbaş B. Diuresis renogram in children with gravity-assissted and delayed images. EANM Annual Meeting 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark, Oct ) Mumcuoğlu E, Nar F, Uğur Ö, Bozkurt MF, Aslan M.: Image-based retrieval system and computer-aided diagnosis system for renal cortical scintigraphy images. Medical Imaging 2008 SPIE Conference, February 2008, San Diego, US (poster). 48) Kapulu CD, Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö:Impact of SPECT/CT image fusion in the interpretation of somatostatin receptor scintigraphy.8th International Nuclear Oncology Congress, April 2008, Istanbul, Turkey (oral)

12 49) Kiratli P, Tuncel M, Aksoy T, Bozkurt MF: Current interpretation methods of GER scintigraphy European Pediatric Nuclear Medicine Meeting, Barcelona Spain (poster) 50) Tuncel M, Aksoy T, Bozkurt MF, Kiratli P. Efficiency of currently introduced interpretation methods in the evaluation of gastroesophageal reflux (GER) scintigraphy. SNM 2008 Meeting New Orleans, US (oral) 51) Bozkurt MF, Kiratli P, Konyali D, Metin F: Inter and intraoperator variability in quality control of Tc99m-MAG3 instant kit reconstitution. SNM 2008 Meeting New Orleans, US (poster) 52) Caglar M, Bozkurt MF, Kapulu C, Ugur O, Bayraktar M:Efficacy of low-dose I-131 therapy for the postoperative ablation of low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer patients. SNM 2008 Meeting New Orleans, US (poster) 53) Kara Gedik G, Bozkurt MF, Ugur O: Is combined scintigraphic and ultrasonographic interpretation more informative in thyroid pathologies? SNM 2008 Meeting New Orleans, US (poster) 54) Kara Gedik G, Bozkurt MF, Ugur O : Impact of combined scintigraphic and ultrasonographic interpretations in parathyroid pathologies. SNM 2008 Meeting New Orleans, US (poster) 55) Bozkurt MF, Peynircioğlu B, Çil B, Kapulu C, Aslan M, Uğur Ö. Impact of image coregistration on the treatment planning of Y90 microsphere therapy, Annual Congress of European Association of Nuclear Medicine 2009 (EANM 09), Barcelona, Spain, Oct 2009, Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imag 36 suppl.2:s ) Bozkurt MF, Temelli B, Kıratlı P. Quantitative scintigraphy for sacroiliitis revisited: Can we use the same saroiliac index values for pediatric patients as well?, Annual Congress of European Association of Nuclear Medicine 2009 (EANM 09), Barcelona, Spain, Oct 2009, Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imag 36 suppl.2:s ) Bozkurt MF, Temelli B, Kıratlı P. Comparison of two different methods for quantitative bone scintigraphy for sacroiliitis in pediatric patients, Annual Congress of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 10), Salt Lake City, USA, June ) Bozkurt MF, Çil B, Peynircioğlu B, Uğur Ö. Intraarterial Y-90 microsphere therapy for primary and secondary liver tumors:hacettepe University experience. 10th Congress of World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, Cape Town, South Africa, Sep 2010, World J Nucl Med 9:suppl.1, s ) Bozkurt MF, Küçük Ö, Uğur Ö, Taştan S. Y-90 PET imaging as an alternative to Brehmstrahlung imaging for the assessment of post-therapy Y-90 microsphere biodistribution. 10th Congress of World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, Cape Town, South Africa, Sep 2010, World J Nucl Med 9:suppl.1, po ) Bozkurt MF, Çil B, Peynircioğlu B, Özışık Y, Uğur Ö. Role of intraarterial Y90- microsphere therapy for metastatic liver disease in breast cancer patients. 10th Congress of World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, Cape Town, South Africa, Sep 2010, World J Nucl Med 9:suppl.1, pt-5. 61) Bozkurt MF, Çil B, Peynircioğlu B, Uğur Ö.Thrombocytopenia following intraarterial Y90- microsphere therapy:analysis of possible underlying factors. 10th Congress of World

13 Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, Cape Town, South Africa, Sep 2010, World J Nucl Med 9:suppl.1, pt-4. 62) Bozkurt MF, Temelli B, Kıratlı P. Quantitative bone scintigraphy for pediatric sacroiliitis:comparison of two different methods. 10th Congress of World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology, Cape Town, South Africa, Sep 2010, World J Nucl Med 9:suppl.1, pg ) Volkan-Salanci B, Bozkurt MF, Çil B, Peynircioğlu B, Uğur Ö. Can perfusion pattern in pre-therapy hepatic artery perfusion scintigraphy predict radiomicrosphere therapy response? Annual Congress of European Association of Nuclear Medicine 2011 (EANM 11), Birmingham, England, Oct 2011, Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imag 38 suppl.2:s118 (oral) 64) Vatankulu B, Bozkurt MF, Uğur Ö. I-123 MIBG SPECT/CT Hybrid Imaging in Evaluation of Neuroectodermal Tumors. Annual Congress of European Association of Nuclear Medicine 2011 (EANM 11), Birmingham, England, Oct 2011, Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imag 38 suppl.2:s379 (oral). 65) Temelli B, Velipaşaoğlu Z, Akdemir E, Bozkurt MF. Efficacy of Carbon-14 Urea Breath Test in the Diagnosis of Helicobacter Pylori Infection in Children: Comparison Among Different Tests to Find out the Best. Annual Congress of European Association of Nuclear Medicine 2011 (EANM 11), Birmingham, England, Oct 2011, Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imag 38 suppl.2:s (oral). 66) Bozkurt MF, Şar O, Demir GF, Uğur Ö. Comparative Evaluation of Performance Tests for Two Different Intraoperative Gamma Probes : Proposing Routine Performance Tests Specific to Gamma Probes. Annual Congress of European Association of Nuclear Medicine 2011 (EANM 11), Birmingham, England, Oct 2011, Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imag 38 suppl.2:s (oral). 67) Bozkurt MF, Volkan-Salancı B, Peynircioğlu B, Çil B, Uğur Ö. Accelerated progression of metastatic disease shortly after Y90-microsphere treatment:is there a causative relation? Annual Congress of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 12), Miami, FL, USA, June ) Bozkurt MF, Temelli B, Velipaşaoğlu Z, Akdemir E. C-14 urea breath test in the diagnosis of Helicobacter infection in children:is it the best test? Annual Congress of Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM 12), Miami, FL, USA, June ) Bozkurt MF, Demir G, Salancı BV, Uğur Ö. Can Radiation Exposure Measurement by GM Counter be Used Interchangeably with Dose Calibrator to Assess the Completeness of Y90- microsphere Therapy? Annual Congress of European Association of Nuclear Medicine 2012 (EANM 12), Milano, İtaly Oct 2012, Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imag 39 suppl.2:s (poster ). 70) Bozkurt MF, Ergün EL, Uğur Ö.Value of hybrid imaging-based attenuation correction in the diagnostic work-up of myocardial perfusion scintigraphy. International Conference on Integrated Medical Imaging in Cardiovascular Diseases (IMIC 2013), Sep 2013, Vienna- Austria (poster ). 71) Bozkurt MF, Temelli B. Effect of hepatosteatosis on different SUV measurement techniques in F18-FDG PET/CT imaging. Annual Congress of European Association of Nuclear Medicine 2013 (EANM 13), Lyon, France Oct 2013, Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imag 40 suppl.2:s77 OP516 (oral).

14 AWARDS & GRANTS Cancer Research and Prevention Association of Turkey, Oncology Research Award: Uğur Ö, Bozkurt MF, Sayek İ, Gedikoğlu G, Hamaloğlu E, Abbasoğlu O, Konan A, Erbaş B: Comparison of surgical gamma probe and blue dye techniques for the detection of sentinel lymph nodes in breast cancer patients; 15. National Cancer Congress, 2003, Kemer-Antalya, Turkey. TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technologic Council of Turkey) NATO A2 Research Grant, (Meme kanserinin tanı, evreleme ve tedavi yanıtı değerlendirilmesinde PET görüntüleme yönteminin etkinliğinin araştırılması):efficacy of PET imaging for the diagnosis, staging and therapy monitorization in breast cancer: A comparison between conventional mammography, ultrasonography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and optical imaging. June- December 2003; University of Pennsylvania, Department of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Philadelphia, USA. IX. National Gynecologic Oncology Congress, Best Oral Presentation Award:Kara PÖ, Gültekin M, Bozkurt MF, Ceylan E, Güler T, Dursun P, Uğur Ö, Caner B, Küçükali T, Usubütün A, Yüce K, Ayhan A: Comparison of lymphoscintigraphy, blue dye and intraoperative gamma probe techniques to detect sentinel lymph nodes in early stage cervical cancer. 9. National Gynecologic Oncology Congress, 4-8 May 2004, Antalya, Turkey. Young Investigator of Nuclear Medicine, Bozkurt MF, Turkish Representitive, 1st EANM Young Investigator Meeting, 2009:Intaarterial Y90-microsphere treatment of primary and secondary liver tumors, Vienna, April, Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology:Best Original Article Award 2010:Radioembolization for the treatment of unresectable liver cancer:initial experience at a single center. Peynircioğlu B, Çil B, Bozkurt F, Aydemir E, Uğur Ö, Balkancı F.

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