Dr Hatice Bozkurt

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Dr Hatice Bozkurt

Rowling Scholar
Clinical PhD Fellow
Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh

Hatice studied medicine at Istanbul University, graduating with honours in 2017. Prior to her role at the University of Edinburgh, she worked as a dedicated clinician within NHS hospitals, offering care to those with diverse neurological disorders. In 2022, Hatice became a Clinical Research Fellow at theĀ Anne Rowling Clinic, immersing herself in trials related to neurodegenerative diseases. In 2023, she received the prestigious Rowling Scholarship, propelling her to a role as a Clinical PhD Fellow.

Currently, Hatice focuses on integrating biomarkers into trials to uncover the roots and mechanisms of neurodegeneration. As a clinician-scientist, she harmonises scientific exploration with practical application, engaging in both laboratory and clinical work to drive innovative therapies.