Dr. Hulya Gunbatar was appointed consultant pulmonologist at Agri Government Hospital, Agri and Van Education Research Hospital, Van, Turkey between 2010-2012. She graduated from Selcuk University Medical School in 2004 and was a trainee on the Yuzuncu Yil University Medical Faculty in 2010. She is a regular contributor to the sleep medicine and pulmonary literature and has published several research papers and articles in peer review journals. Since 2005 she has also been member of the Turkish Thoracic Society. She currently works as a Associate Professor in the Department Of Pulmonary And Critical Care Medicine at Yuzuncu yıl University, Van, Turkey.