Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anil Tombak, MD, was born on April 25, 1976. He graduated from Gazi Anatolian High School in 1994, and then from Çukurova University Medical Faculty in 2000. Subsequently, he was trained at Mersin University Medical Faculty Internal Medicine Department, and after internal medicine specialization became a fellow of hematology at the same university. He became a hematologist in 2013 while still working at Mersin University Medical Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine—Hematology, Mersin, Turkey. He has performed research in several fields, and has more than 50 publications in (inter)national journals and numerous papers in scientific conferences. He has received several awards and is a member of the Turkish Society of Hematology. Dr. Tombak is married and has two children.