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Doctor Buket Akinci

Biruni University, Istanbul (Turkey)

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Buket Akinci is an Associate Proffesor, Physiotherapist. She is the Head of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation (English) Department in Biruni University, İstanbul, TR. She qualified in Istanbul University, undertook Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Master degree in the Istanbul University, and PhD degree of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation in the Istanbul University. She was clinical research observer at the Seattle Childrens’ Hospital in Washington, USA. She is a young community member in the EAPC. She was a candidate of Young Investigator Award in European Association of Cardiopulmonary Prevention and Rehabilitation 12. Annual Meeting. Her expertise is in cardiopulmonary rehabilitation and preventive rehabilitation and her research interests include type 2 Diabetes, coronary heart disease, pulmonary hypertension and e-health. She has published articles, abstracts and book chapters in these fields.

Physical activity perceptions and reasons for inactivity in patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Event: EuroPrevent 2017

Topic: Physical activity

Session: Physical activity/Sports Cardiology


Internet-based combined exercise training in the management of Type 2 Diabetes

Event: EuroPrevent 2017

Topic: Diabetes

Session: Young investigator award session I - Exercise Basic & Translational Research (EBTR)


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