Dr. Isin Akyar graduated from School of Medicine, Cukurova University, Adana, in Turkey in 1989. She finished her Medical Microbiology Specialty training in Gazi University, Ankara in Turkey in 1999. She joined the Acibadem Labmed Clinical Laboratories in Istanbul in Turkey as a Specialist of Microbiology in 2004. She became Coordinator of Microbiology in 2007. Since 2004 she had several Quality Control trainings. She works in the first accredited laboratory according to ISO 15189 for clinical laboratories in Turkey. In 2008, she joined the Department of Medical Microbiology at Acibadem University in Istanbul in Turkey. In 2011, she was promoted to serve as an Assistant Professor. Her special interests are laboratory quality control, molecular microbiology, parasitology and proteomics studies. Currently she is both serving as Microbiology Coordinator and Assistant Professor. She has been serving as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Acibadem University Science of Health since 2009.