Dr. Sanem (Guler) Cimen is currently an Associate Professor of General Surgery. Sanem Cimen is the founder of the Kidney Transplant program in Diskapi Research and Training Hospital, one of the biggest government hospitals in Turkey, Ankara. She also gives lectures in University of Health Sciences and International Transplant Network on Abdominal Procurement Surgery, Kidney transplantation and deceased donation. She finished her general surgery training in Turkey, and moved to North America to gain expertise on transplant surgeries on 2011. Between 2011 and 2012 she worked as a surgical fellow at The Cleveland Clinic. Afterwards, she spent 4 years at the Dalhousie University of Canada where she performed over 200 deceased donor kidney transplantations. Her research interest includes Kidney pancreas transplantation surgery, Multi-Organ transplant, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, etc.