Cigdem Soydal was born in 1979 in Istanbul, Turkey. She graduated at the Medical School of Ankara University in 2004 and has been working as nuclear medicine physician at Ankara University since 2012. Her special interest areas include nuclear oncology and radionuclide treatments. She has reached the fellowship of the European Board of Nuclear Medicine degree in 2016 and has more than 50 published manuscripts in international journals and in conference books. She is a member of the Turkish Society of Nuclear Medicine and European Association of Nuclear Medicine.