ASSOC.PROF.DR. SUNA YILMAZ    
Name : SUNA
Surname : YILMAZ
E-Mail : yilmaz@ankara.edu.tr, sunatokgoz@yahoo.com
Phone Number : 5326012160
Title : ASSOC.PROF.DR.
Unit : HEALTH SERVICES VOCATIONAL SCHOOL
Department : Audiology
Personal Information

PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

Name

 

 

Suna YILMAZ

 

Married, with two children

 

Adress (work)

 

 

Phone (work)

Phone (mobile)

Fax

 

e-mail

 

 

 

Date of birth

Ankara University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Audiology Department 06340, Ankara, Turkey

 

+90 312 319 14 50

+90 532 601 21 60

+90 312 319 70 16

 

sunatokgoz@yahoo.com

yilmaz@ankara.edu.tr

 

 

09.07.1967

 

EDUCATION/TRAINING

 

Institution And Location

 

 

Field of Study

 

 

Degree

 

 

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Hacettepe University, Turkey

 

Hacettepe University, Turkey

 

Hacettepe University, Turkey

 

Physiotherapy Rehabilitation School

 

Audiology and Speech Disorders

 

Audiology and Speech Disorders

 

 

 

BSc

 

MSc

 

PhD

 

 

1983-1988

 

1988-1991

 

1998-2004

POSITIONS and EMPLOYMENT

Lecturer of Audiometry Programme, Vocational School of Health Care, Ankara University.

1991-2012

Associate Professor, Vocational School of Health Care, Ankara University.

2008-…

Audiologist, Audiology and Speech Pathology Unit, Division of Pediatric Genetics, Ankara University School of Medicine. 

2009-2012

Lecturer of Audiology Depaartment, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ankara University.

2012-…

Publications (SCI, SCI-Expanded)

 

  1. Tokgoz-Yilmaz S, Sahlı S, Fitoz S, Sennaroğlu G, Tekin M. Audiological Findings in Otospondylomegaepiphysealdysplasia (OSMED) Associated with a Novel Mutation in COL11A2. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 75: 433-437.
  2. Cengiz FB. Duman D. Sirmaci A. Tokgoz-Yilmaz S. Erbek S. Oztürkmen-Akay H, Incesulu A. Edwards YJ. Ozdag H. Liu XZ. Takin M. Recurrent and Private MYO15A mutations are associated with deafness in Turkish Population. Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 2010 Aug;14(4):543-50.
  3. Sırmacı A. Erbek S. Price J. Huang M. Duman D. Cengiz FB. Bademci G. Tokgöz-Yılmaz S. Hişmi B. Özdağ H. Öztürk B. Kulaksızoğlu S. Yıldırım E. Kokotas H. Petersen MB. Shahin H. Kanaan M. King MC. Chen ZY. Blanton SH. Zuchner S. Akar N. Tekin M. A truncating mutation in SERPINB6 is associated with autosomal-recessive nonsyndromic sensorineural hearing loss. The American Journal of Human Genetics. 2010 May 14;86(5):797-804. Epub 2010 May 6. 
  4. Sırmacı A. Duman D. Oztürkmen-Akay H. Erbek S. İncesulu A. Öztürk-Hişmi B. Arıcı ZS. Yüksel-Konuk EB. Taşır-Yılmaz S. Tokgöz-Yılmaz S. Cengiz FB. Aslan I. Yıldırım M. Hasanefendioğlu-Bayrak A. Ayçiçek A. Yılmaz I. Fitoz S. Altın F. Özdağ H. Tekin M. Mutations in TMC1 contribute significantly to nonsyndromic autosomal recessive sensorineural hearing loss: a report of five novel mutations. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2009 May;73(5):699-705. Epub 2009 Feb 1.
  5. Yalçınkaya F. Yılmaz ST. Muluk NB. Transient evoked otoacoustic emissions and contralateral suppressions in children with auditory listening problems. Auris Nasus Larynx 2010 Feb;37:47-54. Epub 2009 May 2.
  6. Yılmaz ST. Sennaroğlu G. Sennaroğlu L. Köse SK. Effect of Age on Speech Recognition in Noise and on Contralateral Transient Evoked Otoacoustic Emission Suppression. Journal of Laryngology and Otology, 2007 Nov; 121(11): 1029-34. Epub 2007 Mar 26.
  7. Hişmi BÖ. Yılmaz ST. Incesulu A. Tekin M. Effects of GJB2 Geneotypes on The Audiological Phenotype: Variability is Present For All Genotypes. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2006 Oct; 70 (10), 1687-1694. Epub 2006 May 19. 
  8. Yariz KO, Duman D, Seco CZ, Dallman J, Huang M, Peters TA, Sirmaci A, Lu N, Schraders M, Skromne I, Oostrik J, Diaz-Horta O, Young JI, Tokgoz-Yilmaz S, Konukseven O, Shahin H, Hetterschijt L, Kanaan M, Oonk AMM, Edwards YJK, Li H, Atalay S, Blanton S, DeSmidt AA, Liu ZX, Pennings RJE, Lu Z, Chen ZY, Kremer H, Tekin M. Mutations in OTOGL, Encoding the Inner Ear Protein Otogelin-like, Cause Moderate Sensorineural Hearing Loss. The American Journal of Human Genetics. 2012; 91: 872–882. 
  9. Tekin M, Chioza BA, Matsumoto Y, Diaz-Horta O, Cross HE, Duman D, Kokotas H, Moore-Barton HL, Sakoori K, Ota M, Odaka YS, Foster II J, Cengiz FB, Tokgoz-Yilmaz S, Tekeli O, Grigoriadou M, Petersen MB, Sreekantan-Nair A, Gurtz K, Xia XJ, Pandya A, Patton MA, Young JI, Aruga J, Crosby AH. SLITRK6 mutations cause myopia and deafness in humans and mice. The Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2013;123(5); 2094-2102. 
  10. Tokgoz-Yilmaz S, Kose SK, Turkyilmaz MD, Atay G. The Role of the Medial Olivocochlear System in the Complaints of Understanding Speech in Noisy Environments by Individuals with Normal Hearing. Auris Nasus Larynx 2013; 40: 521–524. 
  11. Tokgoz-Yilmaz S, Özcebe E, Turkyilmaz MD, Köse A, Sennaroğlu G, Orhon F, Ulukol B. Evaluation of hearing and speech-language in preschool children: how important, why we should perform? The Turkish Journal of Pediatrics 2013; 55: 516-521. 
  12. Turkyilmaz MD, Yarali M, Yagcıoglu S, Cinar BC, Tokgoz-Yilmaz S, Ozcebe E, Sennaroglu G. Can Global Field Power be an Objective Tool to Assess Cortical Responses to Acoustic Change? A Study with Cochlear Implant Users. The Journal of International Advanced Otology 2013; 9:(3) 373-382. 
  13. Diaz-Horta O, Subasioglu-Uzak A, Grati M, DeSmidt A, Foster J, Caoa L, Bademci G, Tokgoz-Yilmaz S, Duman D, Cengiz FB, Abad C, Mittal R, Blantona S, Liu XZ, Farooq A, Walz K, Lu Z, Tekin M. FAM65B is a membrane-associated protein of hair cell stereocilia required for hearing. PNAS 2014; 111(27) 9864–9868. 
  14. Yildirim-Baylan M, Bademci G, Duman D, Ozturkmen-Akay H, Tokgoz-Yilmaz S, Tekin M. Evidence for genotype–phenotype correlation for OTOF mutations. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2014; 78: 950-53. 
  15. Guney Bademci, Joseph Foster II, Nejat Mahdieh, Mortaza Bonyadi, Duygu Duman, F.Basak Cengiz, Ibis Menendez, Oscar Diaz-Horta, Atefeh Shirkavand, Sirous Zeinali, Asli Subasioglu, Suna Tokgoz-Yilmaz, Fabiola Huesca-Hernandez, Maria de la Luz Arenas-Sordo, Juan Dominguez-Aburto, Edgar Hernandez-Zamora, PhD9, Rosario Paredes, Germania Moreta, Rodrigo Vinueza, Franklin Villegas, , Santiago Mendoza-Benitez, Shengru Guo, Nazim Bozan, Tulay Tos, Armagan Incesulu, Gonca Sennaroglu, Susan H. Blanton, Hatice Ozturkmen-Akay, Muzeyyen Yildirim-Baylan, and Mustafa Tekin. Comprehensive analysis via exome sequencing uncovers genetic etiology in autosomal recessive nonsyndromic deafness in a large multiethnic cohort. Genetics in medicine. 2016 April 18 (4): 364-371.  
  16. G. Bademci, F. B. Cengiz, J. Foster II, D. Duman, L. Sennaroglu, O. Diaz-Horta,T. Atik, T. Kirazli, L. Olgun, H. Alper, I. Menendez, I. Loclar, G. Sennaroglu, S. Tokgoz- Yilmaz, S. Guo, Y. Olgun, N. Mahdieh, M. Bonyadi, N. Bozan, A. Ayral, F. Ozkinay, M. Yildirim-Baylan, S. H. Blanton, M. Tekin. Variations in Multiple Syndromic Deafness Genes Mimic Nonsyndromic Hearing Loss. Scientific Reports. 2016. 
  17. Suna Tokgoz-Yilmaz, Meral Didem Turkyilmaz, Filiz Basak Cengiz, Alev Pektas Sj€ostrand, Serdal Kenan Kose, Mustafa Tekin. Audiological findings in Noonan syndrome. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology  2016 (89): 50-54. 
  18. Diaz-Horta O, Abad C, Sennaroglu L, Foster J 2nd, DeSmidt A, Bademci G, Tokgoz-Yilmaz S, Duman D, Cengiz FB, Grati M, Fitoz S, Liu XZ, Farooq A, Imtiaz F, Currall BB, Morton CC, Nishita M, Minami Y, Lu Z, Walz K, Tekin M. ROR1 is essential for proper innervation of auditory hair cells and hearing in humans and mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 May 24;113(21):5993-8.

Publications (National Journals)

  1. Duman T, Arıcan ST, Yılmaz ST, Kupka S, Pandya A, Akar N, Incesulu A, Tekin M, “Mitochondrial DNA alterations involving position 961 are not sufficient to explain sensorineural hearing loss”, Mediterranean Journal of Otology, 2005; 1 (3), 110-116.
  2. Yılmaz ST, Belgin E, “Otosclerosis Disease and Importance of Long Term Follow-up After Stapedectomy”, Otoscope - Journal of Otology Neurootology Audiology, 2004; 4, 155-160. 

Master Thesis: Long-term Follow up After Stapedectomy Surgery, 1991, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.

Doctora Thesis: The effect of age on masking level difference test and contralateral suppression, 2004, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.