Educational Status:

  • 1983 – 1986 Ankara Science High School
  • 1986 – 1987 Middle East Technical University

Preparation Section:

  • 1987 – 1993 Ankara University Medical School
  • 1996 – 2002 Gazi University Medical School Child Health Diseases
  • 2003 – 2006 Gazi Üniversity Medical School Child Oncology Departmant (Head Of)

Work Experience:

  • 2006 – 2007 Gülhane Military Medical Academy
  • Child Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation unit (Military Obligation)
  • 2007 – 2010 Gaziantep Child Hospital – Child Hemotology and Oncology Servise (Compulsory Servise)
  • 2010 – 2014 Mersin University Medical School Head of Child Oncology Department (Associate Professor)
  • 2014 – …..  Mersin University Medical School Head of Child Oncology Department ( Proffessor)

   G. B. AYDIN & E. Ç. ÇITAK, Çocukluk Çağı Kanserlerinde Geç Dönem Etkileri Ve Tedavisi, D. İNCE, M. T. KUTLUK, N. OLGUN & R. E. ÇEÇEN [Editörler], Pediatric Oncology(1271 – 1294), ISBN: 978-605-9259-30-9, TÜRKİYE: O’tıp Kitabevi, 01 Ağustos 2018, 

E. Ç. ÇITAK, Çocukluk Çağı Lösemileri, T. ERKAN, M. SATAR & E. ÜNÜVAR [Editörler], Pediatrinin Esasları(795 – 802), TÜRKİYE: Istanbul Tıp Kitapevleri, 01 Mart 2016

1. E. C. CİTAK, M. OZEREN, M. K. KARACA, D. KARPUZ, F. KARAHAN, E. B. YİLMAZ, Y. BALCİ, P. O. KARA & R. B. ARPACİ, A Rare Cause of Abdominal Pain in Childhood: Cardiac Angiosarcoma, BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 2018, 0102-7638, 33, 1, 104-106.

2. G. BOZLU & E. Ç. ÇITAK, Evaluation Of Renal Tumors In Children., Turkish Journal of Urology, 2018, 2149-3235, 44, 3, 268-273.

3. F. KARAHAN, E. C. CİTAK, E. YAMAN, M. ALAKAYA, F. SAGCAN, E. B. YİLMAZ, F. KUS, I. GURSES & Y. BALCİ, Metachronous Synovial Sarcoma After Treatment of Mixed Germ Cell Tumor in a Child with Complete Gonadal Dysgenesis, JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY, 2018, 1308-5727, 10, 1, 87-90.

4. A. DUYU, E. Ç. ÇITAK, E. AK, S. KÜPELİ, G. B. KÜPELİ, G. SEZGİN & K. SEZER, Prevalence And Related Factors Of Euthyroid Sick Syndrome In Children With Untreated Cancer According To Two Different Criteria, J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol, 2018, 1308-5727, 10, 3, 198-205.

5. E. MİMAROĞLU, E. Ç. ÇITAK, N. KUYUCU & G. ASLAN, Diagnostic Accuracy Of The Lightcycler® Septifast Assay In The Childhood Febrile Neutropenia], The Bulletin of Microbiology, 2017, 0374-9096, 51, 4, 317-328.

6. P. O. KARA, Z. P. KOC, E. C. CİTAK, A. NAYCİ, G. B. BAHADİR & T. KARA, Rare Endobronchial Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor in Pediatric Patient Detected on PET/CT Imaging, CLINICAL NUCLEAR MEDICINE, 2017, 0363-9762, 42, 9, e407-e408.

7. O. İSMİ, R. BOZDOĞAN ARPACI, A. ÖZGÜR, E. Ç. ÇITAK, N. ETİ, T. PÜTÜRGELİ ÖZER & Y. VAYISOĞLU, Facial Nerve Paralysis As Initial Symptom Of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, 2016, 1808-8694, X, X, 1-4.

8. H. TASKİNLAR, D. AVLAN, C. CİTAK, A. POLAT & A. NAYCİ, A rare cause of childhood renal cysts: Xp11.2 translocation renal cell carcinoma, CUAJ-CANADIAN UROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION JOURNAL, 2015, 1911-6470, 9, 1-2, E36-E38.

9. E. C. CİTAK, E. B. YİLMAZ, E. YAMAN, S. KAYA, H. TASKİNLAR, R. B. ARPACİ & D. APAYDİN, Malignant epitheloid angiomyolipoma of the kidney in a child treated with sunitinib, everolimus and axitinib, CUAJ-CANADIAN UROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION JOURNAL, 2015, 1911-6470, 9, 7-8, E542-E545.

10. M. ARGA, A. OGUZ, F. G. PİNARLİ, C. KARADENİZ, E. C. CİTAK, H. C. EMEKSİZ, E. A. DURAN & O. SOYLEMEZOGLU, Risk factors for cisplatin-induced long-term nephrotoxicity in pediatric cancer survivors, PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, 2015, 1328-8067, 57, 3, 406-413.

11. F. E. CİTAK, S. POLAT & E. C. CİTAK, Minor Anomalies in Childhood Lymphomas and Solid Tumors, JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, 2013, 1077-4114, 35, 1, 42-45.

12. E. C. CİTAK, H. TASKİNLAR, R. B. ARPACİ, F. D. APAYDİN, E. C. GUNAY, H. TANRİVERDİ & N. AKYUREK, Primary Lymph Node Gastrinoma: A Rare Cause of Abdominal Pain in Childhood, JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, 2013, 1077-4114, 35, 5, 394-398.

13. S. ASLAN, E. C. CİTAK, R. YİS, S. DEGİRMENCİ & D. ARMAN, Bacterial Spectrum and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern of Bloodstream Infections in Children with Febrile Neutropenia: Experience of Single Center in Southeast of Turkey, INDIAN JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY, 2012, 0046-8991, 52, 2, 203-208.

14. M. DOGAN & E. C. CİTAK, The evaluation of carotid intima-media thickness in children with beta-thalassaemia major, CARDIOLOGY IN THE YOUNG, 2012, 1047-9511, 22, 1, 79-83.

15. B. TANYERİ, N. KOKU, M. DEMİRCİ, M. KARAKOK & E. C. CİTAK, A Rare Cause of Intestinal Obstruction: Neonatal Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2011, 0888-0018, 28, 2, 155-158.

16. E. C. CİTAK & D. ARMAN, Brucella Melitensis: A Rare Cause of Febrile Neutropenia, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2011, 0888-0018, 28, 1, 83-85.

17. R. YİS, S. ASLAN, C. CİTAK & S. DEGİRMENCİ, Evaluation of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Colonization at Gaziantep Children’s Hospital, Turkey, MIKROBIYOLOJI BULTENI, 2011, 0374-9096, 45, 4, 646-654.

18. F. E. CİTAK, E. C. CİTAK, E. AKKAYA, B. KOSAN, U. EZER & A. E. KUREKCİ, Minor Anomalies in Children With Hematological Malignancies, PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER, 2011, 1545-5009, 56, 2, 258-261.

19. F. E. CİTAK & E. C. CİTAK, Severe Vitamin B12 Deficiency in a Breast Fed Infant with Pancytopenia, JOURNAL OF TROPICAL PEDIATRICS, 2011, 0142-6338, 57, 1, 69-70.

20. V. KESİK, B. KURT, T. TUNC, Y. KARSLİOGLU, E. C. CİTAK, E. KİSMET & V. KOSEOGLU, Adrenomedullin worsens skin necrosis in rats subjected to vincristine-induced extravasation, CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL DERMATOLOGY, 2010, 0307-6938, 35, 8, 897-901.

21. S. ASLAN, S. GULSUN, E. C. CİTAK, A. ONCUL & H. PİRİNCCİOGLU, An inquiry of knowledge, attitudes and practices against pandemic H1N1 influenza among Turkish health care workers: Experience of a single center in Southeast of Turkey, AFRICAN JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY RESEARCH, 2010, 1996-0808, 4, 22, 2363-2370.

22. E. C. CİTAK, F. E. CİTAK, B. TANYERİ & D. ARMAN, Hematologic Manifestations of Brucellosis in Children: 5 Years Experience of an Anatolian Center, JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, 2010, 1077-4114, 32, 2, 137-140.

23. V. KESİK, B. KURT, T. TUNC, Y. KARSLİOGLU, E. C. CİTAK, E. KİSMET & V. KOSEOGLU, Melatonin Ameliorates Doxorubicin-induced Skin Necrosis in Rats, ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY, 2010, 0148-7043, 65, 2, 250-253.

24. V. KESİK, M. SAFALİ, E. C. CİTAK, E. KİSMET & V. KOSEOGLU, Primary gastric burkitt lymphoma: a rare cause of intraabdominal mass in childhood, PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL, 2010, 0179-0358, 26, 9, 927-929.

25. V. KESİK, C. CİTAK, E. KİSMET, V. KOSEOGLU & C. AKYUZ, Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in Langerhans cell histiocytosis: Case report and review of the literature, PEDIATRIC TRANSPLANTATION, 2009, 1397-3142, 13, 3, 371-374.

26. F. G. PİNARLİ, A. OGUZ, C. KARADENİZ, A. POYRAZ, O. KONUS & C. CİTAK, Late Relapsing Wilms Tumor With Rhabdomyomatous Differentiation, PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER, 2009, 1545-5009, 52, 5, 675-677.

27. E. C. CİTAK, A. OGUZ, C. KARADENİZ, A. OKUR & N. AKYUREK, PRIMITIVE NEUROECTODERMAL TUMOR OF THE KIDNEY IN A CHILD, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2009, 0888-0018, 26, 7, 481-486.

28. E. C. CİTAK, A. OGUZ, C. KARADENİZ & N. AKYUREK, Immunohistochemical expression of angiogenic cytokines in childhood Hodgkin lymphoma, PATHOLOGY RESEARCH AND PRACTICE, 2008, 0344-0338, 204, 2, 89-96.

29. E. C. CİTAK, A. OGUZ, C. KARADENİZ, A. OKUR, L. MEMİS & O. BOYUNAGA, MANAGEMENT OF PLEXIFORM NEUROFIBROMA WITH INTERFERON ALPHA, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2008, 0888-0018, 25, 7, 673-678.

30. E. C. CİTAK, A. OGUZ, C. KARADENİZ & N. AKYUREK, Role of gelatinases (MMP-2 and MMP-9), TIMP-1, vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), and microvessel density on the clinicopathological behavior of childhood non-hodgkin lymphoma, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2008, 0888-0018, 25, 1, 55-66.

31. E. C. CİTAK, V. KESİK, A. A. ATAY, E. SARİ, E. KİSMET & V. KOSEOGLU, Transfusion-related acute lung injury in a child with neuroblastoma during a late engraftment period of autologous stem cell transplantation, PEDIATRIC TRANSPLANTATION, 2008, 1397-3142, 12, 2, 235-237.

32. E. C. CİTAK, A. OGUZ, C. KARADENİZ, B. KARAOGLAN, M. O. TAN, V. OKUR & A. CANSU, Vincristine-induced peripheral neuropathy and urinary bladder paralysis in a child with rhabdomyosarcoma, JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, 2008, 1077-4114, 30, 1, 61-62.

33. O. BEKTAS, C. KARADENİZ, A. OGUZ, S. BERBEROGLU, N. YİLMAZ & C. CİTAK, Assessment of the immune response to trivalent split influenza vaccine in children with solid tumors, PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER, 2007, 1545-5009, 49, 7, 914-917.

34. C. KARADENİZ, A. OGUZ, E. C. CİTAK, O. ULUOGLU, V. OKUR, S. DEMİRCİ, A. OKUR & N. AKSAKAL, Clinical characteristics and treatment results of pediatric B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma patients in a single center, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2007, 0888-0018, 24, 5-8, 417-430.

35. A. OGUZ, T. TAYFUN, E. C. CİTAK, C. KARADENİZ, T. TATLİCİOGLU, O. BOYUNAGA & H. BORA, Long-term pulmonary function in survivors of childhood Hodgkin disease and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER, 2007, 1545-5009, 49, 5, 699-703.

36. E. C. CİTAK, C. KARADENİZ, A. OGUZ, O. BOYUNAGA, O. EKİNCİ & V. OKUR, Nodular regenerative hyperplasia and focal nodular hyperplasia of the liver mimicking hepatic metastasis in children with solid tumors and a review of literature, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2007, 0888-0018, 24, 4, 281-289.

37. A. OGUZ, C. KARADENİZ, E. A. TEMEL, E. C. CİTAK & F. V. OKUR, Evaluation of peripheral lymphadenopathy in children, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2006, 0888-0018, 23, 7, 549-561.

38. A OGUZ, C KARADENİZ, E. CİTAK, N. CİL & N ELDES, Experience with cefepime versus meropenem as empiric monotherapy for neutropenia and fever in pediatric patients with solid tumors, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2006, 0888-0018, 23, 3, 245-253.

39. C CİTAK, C KARADENİZ, B DALGİC, A OGUZ, A POYRAZ, N. OKUR & O BOYUNAGA, Intestinal lymphangiectasia as a first manifestation of neuroblastoma, PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER, 2006, 1545-5009, 46, 1, 105-107.

40. F. OKUR, A OGUZ, C KARADENİZ, C CİTAK, P BAYİK & O BOYUNAGA, Malignant triton tumor of the pelvis in a 2-year-old boy, JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, 2006, 1077-4114, 28, 3, 173-176.

41. F. OKUR, A OGUZ, C KARADENİZ, C CİTAK, A POYRAZ & O BOYUNAGA, Refractoriness to rituximab monotherapy in a child with relapsed/refractory Burkitt non-Hodgkin lymphoma, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2006, 0888-0018, 23, 1, 25-31.

42. E. CİTAK, F. CİTAK & A. KUREKCİ, Serum carnitine levels in children with iron-deficiency anemia with or without pica, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2006, 0888-0018, 23, 5, 381-385.

43. A OGUZ, C KARADENİZ, E. CİTAK & N. CİL, Which one is a risk factor for chemotherapy-induced febrile neutropenia in childhood solid tumors: Early lymphopenia or monocytopenia?, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2006, 0888-0018, 23, 2, 143-151.

44. A OGUZ, C KARADENİZ, F. OKUR, E. CİTAK, F. PİNARLİ, H BORA & N AKYUREK, Prognostic factors and treatment outcome in childhood Hodgkin disease, PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER, 2005, 1545-5009, 45, 5, 670-675.

45. A OGUZ, C KARADENİZ, E. CİTAK, N AKYUREK, F ILERİ, O BOYUNAGA, N. OKUR & O ULUOGLU, Thymic and adenotonsillar enlargement after successful treatment of malignancies, PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, 2005, 0888-0018, 22, 5, 423-435.

46. E. CİTAK, K GUCUYENER, N. KARABACAK, A SERDAROGLU, C OKUYAZ & K. AYDİN, Functional brain imaging in Sydenham’s chorea and streptococcal tic disorders, JOURNAL OF CHILD NEUROLOGY, 2004, 0883-0738, 19, 5, 387-390.

47. K. GÜCÜYENER, E. Ç. ÇITAK, M. ELLİ, A. SERDAROĞLU & F. ERKASAR ÇITAK, Complications Of Varicella Zoster, INDIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 2002, 0019-5456, 69, 2, 195-196.

48. E. Ç. ÇITAK, N. E. ERGENEKON, H. G. ALPASLAN, Y. ATALAY, E. KOÇ & A. ZENGİN, Asymptomatic Neonatal Cholelithiasis., INDIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 2001, 0019-5456, 68, 1, 91-93.