Mehmet Ungan

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Past-President, WONCA Europe, and Professor, Ankara University School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine


Prof Ungan is the past President of the WONCA Europe. He is an active Professor at Ankara University School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine since 2011. Also Past President of the European General Practice Research Network (EGPRN).

Graduate of Istanbul University. Completed Postgraduate specialization and defended the thesis for Family Medicine in 1993. Is a founder and former President of the Turkish Association of Family Physicians. Certified as Trainers in University of Exeter Postgraduate Medical School, UK (1993), worked in Essen/Germany in internal medicine clinics. Worked as Deputy Medical Director of the METU University for 18 years, was an advisor of the Ministry on FM/GP. Working in editorial boards of many PC journals. Involved in organizing the WONCA Europe and its network Conferences in Turkey in 2003, 2008, and 2015. Founder of the practices in Ankara in 1999, in Istanbul since 2013. Trained in Global TB Institute, Newark- NY, in Bangkok, and also in Atlanta by CDC. Currently is a board member of IPPA and an expert in WHO Europe. His research publications are in the field of Primary Care, Family Practice (GP), screening, and migrant health.


Updated: March 2022