M.D. Prof. Necdet Üskent completed his Fellowship in Hematology and Medical Oncology at the University of Texas, Dallas, USA. He has attended the Charing Cross Hospital, Hammersmith Hospital, Royal Marsden and Royal Free Hospitals, in London, as visiting Professor on several occasions. He completed his Loco-Regional Chemotherapy Training at Kantonspittal Basel, Switzerland. He was among the seven Oncologists who established the Turkish Society of Medical Oncology. His points of interests are lung cancer, breast cancer and gastrointestinal cancers such as stomach and colorectal cancer. He is also a specialist in hematology, and hematological malignancies, lymphoma and myeloma have long been among his dedicated specialisms.