Erkin Aribal is a Professor in the Radiology Department of Acibadem M.A.A. University, Acibadem Altunizade Hospital. He is the head of the Breast Imaging Unit, member of the Multidisciplinary Breast team, and member of the Oncology Board. He is one of the founders of Marmara University Breast Center in 2001 and co-founded Acibadem Altunizade Hospital Breast Health Center in 2017. He has worked in Marmara University Hospital between 1996 and 2017. During this time, he presided Breast Imaging, Interventional Radiology and Musculoskeletal Radiology units. He was the president of Breast Imaging Group of Turkish Radiologic Society from 2011to 2013. He is the president of International Breast Imaging School (IBUS) for 2019-2022. He is in the Breast Cancer advisory board of Ministry of Health in Turkey and advisor for the National Breast Screening Project. Prof. Aribal has authored or co-authored more than 50 refereed journal papers focused mostly on breast imaging and breast MRI. He is also a founder and member of SenaTurk Academy, which is an initiative aiming to develop teaching materials and programs for horizontal and perpendicular integrated education for breast health. He is an executive board member of Breast Health Society (Memeder) which is an NGO with members from breast cancer survivors and scientists who are specialized in breast cancer. Memeder has executed the first population-based breast screening program in Bahcesehir, Turkey which became a prototype for a nation-based program.
- School of Medicine
- Department of Medical Sciences