Dr. Burhan Hakan KANAT was born on 1981 in Malatya/ Turkey. He graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, İnönü University, Turkey in 2005. He trained in general surgery at Fırat University Faculty of Medicine in Turkey (2011). He worked as a specialist at the Elazığ Training and Research Hospital in Turkey . In 2013, he received a Certificate of Surgical Competence from the Turkish Surgery Society. He completed liver transplantation surgery at İnönü University (General Surgery Department, 2014–2015, Turkey) Fellowship Programs. He received training in breast-endocrine surgery in 2016.He became an associate professor in 2017 from Head of Inter-University Council. And He worked as an Associate Professor at the Department of General Surgery of Medicine Faculty of Health Sciences University (2018-2020). He is a member of the Turkish Surgical Society , International Pilonidal Society and Turkish Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery . He started to worked as an Associate Professor at the Department of General Surgery of Medicine Faculty of Malatya Turgut Özal University (From October 2020) Dr.Kanat is an author of about more than 100 publications including 5 book chapters, as well as a member of review boards of several journals.