Prof. Mehmet ZileliTurkey
Sanko University Neurosurgery Department
Current Position
2022 to present Faculty member Sanko University
Academic Experiences
1986 - 2023Faculty member, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
Professional Experiences
2024 - Chair, WFNS Education & Training Committee
2017 - 2021Chair, WFNS Spine Committee
2010 - 2014President, World Spinal Column Society
2006 - 2008President, Turkish Neurosurgical Society
Specialty & Expertise
Spine, Pain
About Me
Professor Mehmet Zileli is the Chairperson of the WFNS Education & Training Committee and the Honorary President of the Middle East Spine Society.
He was the first and founding President of the Spine Section of the Turkish Neurosurgical Society (1995-1999), President of the Turkish Neurosurgical Society (2006-2008), President of the Turkish Neurosurgery Board (2010-2012), President of the World Spinal Column Society (2010-2014), President of the Middle East Spine Society (2011-2015), President of the Asia Pacific Cervical Spine Society (2014-2015), and Chairman of the WFNS Spine Committee (2017-2021).
He is the author or co-author of 205 scientific articles, editor of 11 books, and author of 25 international and 82 national book chapters. He has presented thousands of papers and lectures at international and national meetings. He is a member of 14 national and 20 international medical societies. He is the editorial board member and/or reviewer of 35 scientific medical journals.