Dr. Ece Hattat

Born in 1981, after graduating from The Koc High School, Istanbul in 1999; Dr. Ece Hattat, M.D., P.G. Dip.Ger, M.Ger was accepted to Kadir Has University Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey.

She completed her medical degree in 2005 with a 5-month observership in UK where she has taken part in the undergraduate clinical programmes of University College London.

In 2006, she was accepted to the post-graduate diploma programme of WHO and UN in European Centre of Gerontology at University of Malta on Gerontology and Geriatrics. After she completed the programme with honors degree in 2007, in 2008 she was accepted to the Master's programme of the same institution.

She obtained her master's with honors degree in 2011 for her thesis on "Sexuality in Elderly". In 2008, she completed the International Training Programme in Medical Gerontology by the International Institute of Aging, UN, Malta. In 2009, she attended the annual course of International Study For The Study of Women's Sexual Health, Florence, Italy. Again in 2009, she completed the Sexual Medicine Specialist Training Programme of ESSM, European School of Sexual Medicine at Oxford, UK. She also completed the sexual medicine courses held at Lyon, November, 2009 and Porto, May, 2010.

She has been working in the European Sexual Health Alliance (ESHA) Turkey office since it's foundation in 2002 as an executive board member. She carries out research projects on sexual health with Prof. Dr. Halim Hattat (president of ESHA Turkey) and Irem Hattat (president of ESHA).

She presented posters and oral presentations in ESSM and EFS congresses. For the last 3 years, she takes a main role in the ESHA sessions in ESSM congresses where she presents case studies with professional actors on stage.

She is the director of sexual wellness and female sexuality clinics in Hattat Hospital, uro-andrology clinic, Istanbul since 2007.

She has been a health editor of Sabah, a national newspaper for the last 5 years.

She has been the chief editor of a male sexual health book in Turkey. She has been a junior reviewer in Journal of Sexual Medicine since 2009.