Levent M. Akyürek, Turkish medical educator. Achievements include identification novel cellular and molecular interactions in the vascular wall and development of new therapeutic approaches to inhibit atherosclerosis. Grantee, Swedish Heart and Lung Foundation, 2004-2005. Member of North America Vascular Biology Organization, Swedish Medical Association.
Akyürek, Levent M. was born on June 2, 1966 in Diyarbakir, Turkey. Son of Kadriye Akyürek.
Doctor of Medicine, Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, Turkey, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1996.
Associate professor University Gothenburg, Sweden, since 2004. Reviewer medical journals, since 1996.
Member of North America Vascular Biology Organization, Swedish Medical Association.