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Ismet Tamer

M.D., Ph.D. – Member, Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board
Ismet Tamer

Dr. Ismet Tamer is a member of the Nutrition Advisory Board. He is also the Dean at the Faculty of Health Sciences, and Professor and Head of the Department of Family Medicine, the Faculty of Medicine at Istinye University, Istanbul.

Dr. Tamer has served in a variety of roles in medicine, including as clinical professor at the Istanbul Kartal Training and Research Hospital. He is a founder and trustee of the Turkish Foundation of Family Medicine, which is dedicated to enhancing the quality of primary healthcare in Turkey. He’s a member of the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and the Turkish Society of Cardiology, founding member and secretary general of the Academic Respiratory Society, a member of the World Organization of Family Doctors and co-founder of the Association of Research and Training in Family Medicine.

In addition to serving on many medical boards throughout Turkey and Europe, Tamer is an author and contributor to national and international publications and research on Family Practice, Preventive Medicine, Endocrinology, Obesity, Metabolism and Cardiology.

Dr. Tamer received his medical degree from the Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical School, his Family Practice Specialty from Istanbul Kartal Training Research Hospital and his Ph.D. in Occupational Health and Safety from Istanbul University. He is a certified family therapist. He also holds a certificate in management of health institutions from the Anatolian University. Dr. Tamer lives a healthy, active lifestyle by jogging, swimming and performing in different accents on stage. He says he “feels lucky to be a member of the Herbalife family” and loves Niteworks and Liftoff.

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