Assoc. Prof. Ahmet DEMİR

Experience

MEMORIAL ANKARA HOSPITAL

Paediatrician
2014 - Currently, Ankara/Turkey

ANKARA PAEDIATRY TRAINING AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL

2009 - 2014, Ankara/Turkey

SİİRT MILITARY HOSPITAL

2008 - 2009, Siirt/Turkey

HACETTEPE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL FACULTY

Department of Paediatry, Research Assistant
2000 - 2005, Ankara/Turkey

Education

HACETTEPE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL FACULTY

Institute of Oncology, Paediatric Oncology (Master’s with thesis)
2005 - 2009 , Ankara/Turkey

HACETTEPE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL FACULTY

Institute of Oncology, Paediatric Oncology
2005 - 2009 , Ankara/Turkey

ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY CERRAHPAŞA MEDICAL FACULTY

Medical Training
1993 - 2000 , İstanbul/Turkey

Scientific Publications

 

A.     Articles published in international refereed academic journals:

  1. Papers presented during international scientific meetings and published in Proceedings:
  • Demir HA,Yalçın B, Büyükpamukçu N, Kale G, Varan A, Akyüz C, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Treatment Results of Thoracic Neuroblastomas: A Review of 84 Cases from a Single Center, 2nd ISC  International Conference on Cancer Chemotherapeutics, November 10-12, 2005, İstanbul-Turkey. Abstract Book, p.105 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Yalçın B, Yağcı B, Küpeli S, Demir HA,Varan A, Akyüz C, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Educational achievement, employement, smoking, marital and insurance statuses in long-term survivors of childhood lymphomas. 3rd International Symposium on childhood, Adolescent and Young Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, June 11-13, 2009, Frankfurt, Germany, Hematology Meeting Reports 2009; 13: 85 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Yalçın B, Çiftçi A, Çağlar M, Varan A, Akyüz C, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Primary Chest Tumors in Children. XXXVIIth Meeting of SIOP, Vancouver Canada, 2005. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2005; 45:473 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Demir HA,Yalçın B, Büyükpamukçu N, Kale G, Küpeli S, Varan A, Akyüz C, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Treatment Results of Thoracic Neuroblastomas: A Review of 87 Cases  From a Single Center. 38th Annual Conference of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology SIOP 2006 Geneva, 18th-21st September 2006. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 2006; 47:366 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Yalçın B, Kutluk T, Şenocak ME, Akyüz C, Demir HA,Varan A, Büyükpamukçu M, Kale G. Primary Liver Tumors in Children. 41st Annual Conference of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology 2009 Sao Paulo, 5th-9th October 2009. Pediatric Blood and Cancer 2009; 53:819 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA,Kutluk T, Yıldırım I, Ceyhan M, Akyüz C, Cengiz B, Varan A, Kara A, Yalçın B, Küpeli B, Seçmeer G, Büyükpamukçu M. Comparison of sulbactam-cefoperazone with carbapenems as empirical monotherapy for febrile neutropenic children with lymphoma and solid tumors. 41st Annual Conference of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology 2009 Sao Paulo, 5th-9th October 2009,Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 2009; 53:739 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Kutluk T, Şahiner UM, Akyüz C, Yalçın B, Demir HA,Varan A, Büyükpamukçu M. A Hospital Based Pediatric Cancer Registry, Hacettepe Experience 1971-2004. 41st Annual Conference of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology, Sao Paulo, 5th-9th October 2009, Pediatric Blood and Cancer 2009; 53:851 (Poster Presentation).
  • Büyükpamukçu M, Yağcı B, Yalçın B, Demir HA, Varan A, Akyüz C. Infantile Hepatic Hemangioendotheliomas in Children. 39th Annual Conference of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology, SIOP 2007,  Mumbai, India, 31st October–3rd November 2007. Pediatric Blood and Cancer 2007; 49: 400 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Yalçın B, Tanyel C, Akcoren Z, Varan A, Akyuz C, Buyukpamukcu M. Thoracic germ cell tumors in childhood. 40th Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology October 2-6, 2008. Berlin, Germany. Abstract book p. 21. (Pediatric Blood and Cancer, Online) (Verbal Presentation).
  • Yalçın B, Demir HA,Şenocak ME, Kale G, Varan A, Akyuz C, Buyukpamukcu M. Ewing sarcoma/primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the thoracic cage in childhood. 40th Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology 2nd-6th October, 2008. Berlin, Germany. Abstract book p. 22. (Pediatric Blood and Cancer, Online) (Verbal Presentation).
  • Yalçın B, Demir HA,Ciftci A, Orhan D, Küpeli S, Varan A, Akyuz C, Buyukpamukcu M. Pediatric thymomas: 11 cases from a single center. 40th Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology October 2-6, 2008. Berlin, Germany. Abstract book p. 36. (Pediatric Blood and Cancer, Online) (Poster Presentation).
  • Varan A, Demir HA,Yalçın B, Akyüz C, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors in Childhood: Retrospective Analysis of 13 Cases.42nd Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology October 21-24, 2010. Boston, USA, Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 2010;55: p. 908, SIOP Abstracts (Poster Presentation).
  • Akyüz C, Demir HA,Varan A, Yalçın B, Ocak S, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M, Temozolomide in Relpasedor Resistant Pediatric Brain Tumors: 13 Cases from a Single Center. 42nd Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology October 21-24, 2010. Boston, USA, Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 2010; 55: p.1005, SIOP Abstracts (Poster Presentation).
  • Emir S, Metin A, Demir HA, Tunç B. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Associated with Congenital İmmunodeficiencies. 42nd Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology October 21-24, 2010. Boston, USA, Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 2010; 55: p.999, SIOP Abstracts (Verbal Presentation).
  • Demir HA,Turgut S, Kara A, Emir S, Köksal Y, Tunç B. Peripheral Stem Cell Mobilization in Children with Solid Tumors and Lymphomas: single center experience. IVth International Eurasia Hematology Congress, 9th-13th October 2013 (Poster Presentation).
  • Kocabaş A, Ekici F, Cetin Iİ, Emir S, Demir HA, Arı ME, Değerliyurt A, Güven A. Cardiac rhabdomyomas associated with tuberous sclerosis complex in 11 children: presentation to outcome. Cardiology in the Young, 46th Annual Meeting of the Association for European Pediatric and Cardiology and Congenital Cardiology, 23rd-26th May 2012.
  1. Papers presented during international scientific meetings and published in Proceedings:
  • Demir HA, Yalçın B, Çiftçi A, Çağlar M, Varan A, Akyüz C, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Çocukluk Çağı Göğüs Tümörleri, 20th-24th April 2005, XVIth National Cancer Congress, Proceedings, p. 150 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Yalçın B, Büyükpamukçu N, Kale G, Varan A, Akyüz C, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Primer Göğüs Kökenli Nöroblastomlarda Tedavi Sonuçları XIVth TPOG International Paediatric Cancer Congress Proceedings 18th-20th May 2006, p. 227 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Yalçın B, Çiftçi A, Kale G, Akyüz C, Büyükpamukçu M. Çocukluk Çağı Primer Plöropulmoner Tümörler, XVIIth National Cancer Congress, 19th-23th April 2007, Proceedings, p. 142 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Yazıcı N, Akyüz C, Küpeli S, Demir HA, Büyükpamukçu M. Santral Venöz Kateterlerde Antibiyotik Kilitleme Tedavisi, XVIIth National Cancer Congress, 19th-23th April 2007, Proceedings, p. 144 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Akyüz C, Varan A, Küpeli S, Büyükpamukçu M. İnfantil Fibrosarkom: 2 olgu sunumu. XVIIth National Cancer Congress, 19th-23th April 2007, Proceedings, p. 163 (Poster Presentation).
  • Yalçın B, Demir HA, Şenocak ME, Kale G, Varan A, Kutluk T, Akyüz C, Büyükpamukçu M. Çocukluk çağında göğüs kafesinin Ewing sarkomu ve PNET’leri. 15th TPOG International Paediatric Cancer Congress 21st-25th May 2008, İzmir, Proceeding page: 208 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Yalçın B, Çiftçi AÖ, Orhan D, Varan A, Kutluk T, Akyüz C, Büyükpamukçu M. Çocukluk çağında timomalar. 15th TPOG International Paediatric Cancer Congress 21st-25th May 2008, İzmir, Proceeding Page: 230 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Yalçın B, Tanyel C, Akçören Z, Varan A, Kutluk T, Akyüz C, Büyükpamukçu M. Toraks kökenli germ hücreli tümörler: Tek merkez deneyimi. 15th TPOG International Paediatric Cancer Congress 21st-25th May 2008, İzmir, Proceeding Page: 252 (Poster Presentation).
  • Kutluk T, Şahiner ÜM, Akyüz C, Yalçın B, Demir HA, Varan A, Büyükpamukçu M. Pediatrik kanser kayıtları: 1971-2004 Hacettepe deneyimi. XVIIIth National Cancer Congress. 21st-26th April 2009, Antalya. Proceedings, p. 163 (Poster Presentation).
  • Kutluk T, Yalçın B, Şenocak ME, Akyüz C, Demir A, Varan A, Kale G, Büyükamukçu M. Çocukluk çağı primer karaciğer tümörleri. XVIIIth National Cancer Congress. 21st-26th April 2009, Antalya. Proceedings, p. 164 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Kutluk T, Yıldırım İ, Ceyhan M, Akyüz C, Cengiz B, Varan A, Kara A, Yalçın B, Küpeli S, Seçmeer G, Büyükpamukçu M. Solid tümör ve lenfomalı febril nötropenik çocuklarda sulbaktam/sefoperazon ve karbapenem monoterapilerinin karşılaştırılması. XVIIIth National Cancer Congress. 21st-26th April 2009, Antalya. Proceedings, p. 169 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Yağcı B, Yalçın B, Küpeli S, Demir HA, Akyüz C, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Kanserli çocuk hastaların erişkin dönemindeki sosyokültürel özellikleri. XVIIIth National Cancer Congress. 21st-26th April 2009, Antalya. Proceedings, p. 12 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Azili MN, Kacar A, Cihan BS, Demir HA, Tiryaki HT. Metanefrik Stromal Tümör: Çocukluk çağında nadir bir renal neoplazm. 29th National Paediatric Surgery Congress, 16th May 2011, Çocuk Cerrahisi Dergisi, 2011;25 (Additional Issue), p. 287 (Poster Presentation).
  • Emir S, Demir HA, Değerliyurt A, Güven A, Ekici F, Çetin İ. Tüberoskleroz Tanılı Çocuk ve Adolesanların Klinik Özellikleri ve Görülen Tümörler. 19th National Cancer Congress. 20th-24th April 2011, Antalya, Proceedings, p. 705 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Kaçar A, Emir S, Tunç B. Fatal Seyirli Orijini Belli Olmayan Dissemine Malign rabdoid Tümör Olgusu. 19th National Cancer Congress. 20th-24th April 2011, Antalya, Proceedings, p.752 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Özdel S, Şenel E, Ünsal Saç R, Emir S, Kaçar A, Tunç B. HerediterSferositozlu Bir Olguda Ganglionörom: Tesadüf?, Genetik? 19th National Cancer Congress. 20th-24th April 2011, Antalya, Proceedings, p.751 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Emir S, Ertürk Z, Tezer H, Tunç B. Rekürren Şilotorakslı Bir Non-Hodgkin Lenfoma Vakasında Fatal RSV Pnömonisi. 19th National Cancer Congress. 20th-24th April 2011, Antalya, Proceedings, p.723 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Savaş Şen Z, Emir S, Tunç B. Bir Grade IV Hemorajik Sistit Olgusunun İntravezikal Prostaglandin E1 ile Başarılı Tedavisi. 19th National Cancer Congress. 20th-24th April 2011, Antalya, Proceedings, p. 713 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Yılmaz ER, Paker İ, Emir S, Demirkan TH, Tunç B. Bir AnaplastikMeningiom Olgusu. 19th National Cancer Congress. 20th-24th April 2011, Antalya, Proceedings, p. 642 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Emir S, Kaçar A, Demirkan TH. Bir Sakrokosigeal Bölge Nöroblastom Olgusu. XVIth TPOG Congress, 18th-22nd May 2010, Samsun, Proceedings, p.170 (Poster Presentation).
  • Emir S, Saç R, Kaçar A, Demir HA, Bayram Kabaçam G, Tunç B. Primer İntrarenal Nöroblastom: Wilms’ Tümörü ile Karışan Bir Olgu. XVIth TPOG Congress, 18th-22nd May 2010, Samsun, Proceedings, p.169 (Poster Presentation).
  • Emir S, Metin A, Demir HA, Saç R, Tunç B. Primer İmmün Yetmezlik Zemininde Gelişen Non-Hodgkin Lenfoma Olgularımızın Değerlendirilmesi. XVIth TPOG Congress, 18th-22nd May 2010, Samsun, Proceedings, p.153-154 (Poster Presentation).
  • Emir S, Kan R, Demir HA, Uncu N, Tunç B. OCHOA Sendromu ve Wilms’ Tümörü Birlikteliği: Olgu Sunumu. XVIth TPOG Congress, 18th-22nd May 2010, Samsun, Proceedings, p.171 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Varan A, Yalçın B, Akyüz C, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Çocuklarda Primer Malign Periferal Sinir Kılıfı Tümörleri: 13 Vakanın Retrospektif Analizi. XVIth TPOG Congress, 18th-22nd May 2010, Samsun, Proceedings, pp.175-176 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Akyüz C, Varan A, Yalçın B, Ocak S, Kutluk T, Büyükpamukçu M. Çocuklarda Relaps/Rekürren Beyin Tümörlerinde Temozolomid Kullanımı: Tek Merkez Sonuçları. XVIth TPOG Congress, 18th-22nd May 2010, Samsun, Proceedings, pp. 172-173(Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Demir S, Emir S, Kaçar A, Tiryaki T. Göğüs Duvarı Tümörünü Taklit Eden Primer Kosta Kist Hidatik Olgusu: Literatürdeki İlk Çocuk Vaka. XVIth TPOG Congress, 18th-22nd May 2010, Samsun, Proceedings, p. 209 (Poster Presentation).
  • Demir HA,Kutluk T, Yıldırım İ, Ceyhan M, Akyüz C, Cengiz B, Varan A, Kara A, Yalçın B, Küpeli B, Seçmeer G, Büyükpamukçu M. Solid Tümör ve LenfomalıFebrilNötropenik Çocuklarda Sulbaktam-Sefoperazon ve Karbapenem Monoterapilerinin Karşılaştırılması. XVIth TPOG Congress, 18th-22nd May 2010, Samsun, Proceedings, p.134-135(Verbal Presentation).
  • Bingöler Pekici BB, Kurt F, Yakut Hİ, Demir HA, Tunç B. Bir Olgu Nedeniyle Çocuk yoğun Bakım Ünitelerinde Anne Refakatinin ve Ekip Çalışmasının Önemi. 46th Turkish Paediatric Congress. 18th-22nd May 2010, İzmir, Türk Ped Arş, 2010;45: p.218 (Poster Presentation).
  • Köksal Y, Canal E, Demir HA, Coşkun Z, Kara A, Uçkan D, Tunç B, Özgüner HM. Ankara Çocuk Sağlığı ve Hastalıkları Hematoloji Onkoloji Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi Kök Hücre Laboratuarı Hematopoetik Kök Hücre Çalışmaları İlk Deneyimleri. 5th National Hemapheresis Congress, 23rd-26th September 2010, p.231, Antalya (Poster Presentation).
  • Özgüner M, Demir HA, Emir S, Uçkan Çetinkaya D, Tunç B. T- Hücreli Lenfoblastik Lenfoma Olgusunda Plevral Efüzyon Hücre Kültüründe Olağandışı Bulgular. 8th National Paediatric Haematology Congress, 25th-28th May 2011, Proceedings, p.116, 2011, Adana (Poster Presentation).
  • Karakuş E, Demir HA. Beyin Omurilik Sıvısında BurkittLenfomaİnfiltrasyonu ve AspergillusHifaları. 22th National Pathology Congress, 7th-11th November 2012. Turkish Journal of Pathology, 2012; 28.p253.
  • Emir S, Gökçebay D, Demir HA, Gündüz M, Tunç B.KANSERLİ COCUKLARDA TANI ANINDA VE İZLEMDE VİTAMİN VE ESER ELEMENT DUZEYLERİNİN DEĞERLENDİRİLMESİ: SUPLEMENTASYON GEREKİR Mİ? 20th National Cancer Congress, 19th-23th April 2013, Proceedings, p. 302, 2013, Antalya (Poster Presentation).
  • Emir S, Gökçebay D, Gündüz M, Demir HA, Koç N, Tunç B. KANSERLİ COCUKLARDA TANIDA BESLENME DURUMUNUN DEĞERLENDİRİLMESİ VE BESLENME DESTEĞİNİN ETKİSİ: ON SONUCLARIMIZ. 20th National Cancer Congress, 19th-23h April 2013, Proceedings, p. 304, 2013, Antalya (Poster Presentation).
  • Emir S, Karakurt N, Karakuş E, Şenel E, Demir HA, Orhan D. ALFA-FETOPROTEİN URETEN HEPATOİD GASTRİK ADENOKARSİNOM. 20th National Cancer Congress, 19th-23th April 2013, Proceedings, p.317, 2013, Antalya (Poster Presentation).
  1. Other Publications:
  • Demir HA, Çocukluk Çağı Herediter (Genetik) Geçişli Kanserleri. Türk Kanser Haberleri, 2004; 134; 40-48.
  • Demir HA, Kutluk T, Yıldırım İ, Ceyhan M, Akyüz C, Cengiz B, Varan A, Kara A, Yalçın B, Küpeli B, Seçmeer G, Büyükpamukçu M. Solid Tümör ve Lenfomalı Febril Nötropenik Çocuklarda Sulbaktam-Sefoperazon ve Karbapenem Monoterapilerinin Karşılaştırılması. 9th Febrile Neutopenia Symposium. 25th-28th February 2010, Ankara, Proceedings, p.140 (Verbal Presentation).
  • Demir HA, Yalçın B. Kanserli Çocuklarda Gastrointestinal ve Ürogenital Sistem Acilleri. Katkı Pediatri Dergisi, 2009; 31:513-523.
  1. Chapters or Sections in books
  • Demir HA, Varan A. Paraneoplastik Semptomlar, pp. 169-174. Pediatrik Onkoloji, Alp Özkan (edt.). Nobel Tıp Kitapevleri, 2009 (Chapter).
  • Demir HA, Varan A. Çocukluk Çağı Gastrointestinal Sistem Tümörleri. pp. 1119-1125. Pediatrik Onkoloji, Alp Özkan (edt.). Nobel Tıp Kitapevleri, 2009 (Chapter).
  • Demir HA, Büyükpamukçu M. Kanser Tedavisi Ugulanan Çocuklarda İkincil Tümörler. s1141-1146. Pediatrik Onkoloji, Alp Özkan (edt.). Nobel Tıp Kitapevleri, 2009 (Bölüm).
  • Demir HA, Lösemiler, pp. 1081-1089. Murat Yurdakök (edt.). Pediatri, Güneş Kitabevi, 2007 (Translation of a part).
  • Demir HA, Lenfomalar, pp. 1089-1097. Murat Yurdakök (edt.). Pediatri, Güneş Kitabevi, 2007 (Translation of a section).
  • Demir HA, Beyin Tümörleri, pp. 1104-1108. Murat Yurdakök (edt.). Pediatri, Güneş Kitabevi, 2007 (Translation of a section).
  • Demir HA, Çocukluk Çağı Kanseri Geçirenlerin Uzun Süreli İzlemi, pp. 1109-1114. Murat Yurdakök (edt.). Pediatri, Güneş Kitabevi, 2007 (Translation of a section).
  • Demir HA, Bebeklik ve Çocukluk Çağı Solid Tümörleri, pp. 1098-1103. Murat Yurdakök (edt.). Pediatri, Güneş Kitabevi, 2007 (Translation of a section).
  • Demir HA, Cinsellik ve Adolesan, Korunma Yöntemleri ve Konsültasyon, pp. 1481-1488. Murat Yurdakök (edt.). Pediatri, Güneş Kitabevi, 2007 (Translation of a section).
  • Demir HA, Cinsellik ve Adolesan, Gebeliğin Önlenmesi ve Tanısı, pp. 1488-1494. Murat Yurdakök (edt.). Pediatri, Güneş Kitabevi, 2007 (Translation of a section).
  • Kitap (Translation)
  • Demir HA, Hamileliğe Hazırlık, Doğum ve Sonrası. Hayat yayınları, Rahime Demir (edt), 2000.

Attended Vocational Education, Training & Conferences

  • The Paediatric Basic and Advanced Life Support Courses, Hacettepe, Ankara
  • The Neonatal Resuscitation Program Provider Course, 18th-20th March 2004, Ankara
  • 1st Paediatric Neuromuscular Diseases Course, 15th-16th November 2001, Ankara
  • “Gene to Cure” course, Amsterdam School of Paediatric Oncology, 14-17 January 2008, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Basic Oncology Course, 19th-23rd April 2007, Antalya
  • 4th Febrile Neutropenia Post-graduate Educational Course, 23rd-25th Şubat 2007, Ankara
  • Hacettepe University Basic Education of Strategic Planning, 14th October-17th December 2006, Ankara
  • Providers Education Course, 2012, Ankara
  • Advanced Good Clinical Practices Education Meeting, 18th-19th April 2013, Antalya
  • Good Clinical Practices Education Meeting 1st-2nd May 2012, Bolu
  • Roche Clinical Trials School, 1st-2nd May 2012, Bolu
  • Centre Preparation according to JACIE Standards, 8th March 2012, Antalya
  • Nutritional Support for Children with Cancer 8th January 2011, Antalya
  • 5th Paediatric Febrile Neutropenia Symposium, 17th-19th December 2010, Bolu
  • Course for Supportive Care in Paediatric Oncology 21th May 2008, Antalya
  • Strategic Planning Basic Education Program, 14th October – 17th December 2006, Ankara

Affiliations

  • Society of International Paediatric Oncology (SIOP), 2006
  • Turkish Paediatric Oncology Group (TPOG), 200
  • Turkish Paediatric Oncology Group (TPOG) Science Board Membership, 2013
  • Paediatric Oncology East and Mediterranean Group Board Membership, 2013
  • Turkish Medical Association, 2009