Yanki Yazgan, MD

Professor, Marmara U Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul


Yanki Yazgan, M.D. (1959), a graduate of Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey (1983), received his child and adolescent psychiatry training (1995) at the Yale Child Study Center of Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut, where he also completed a research training track in early onset neuropsychiatric disorders.

Dr Yazgan has taught and conducted research at the Marmara University School of Medicine as a full professor. He also holds a clinical/adjunct appointment at the Yale Child Study Center.

Dr Yazgan’s clinical interest is in the area of early-onset neuropsychiatric disorders such as ADHD, autism and Tourette’s syndrome/ obsessive-compulsive disorder, across the lifespan.

Education & Training

MD Ege University, Izmir, Turkey (1983)
Postcdoctoral clinical fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry Yale School of Medicne
postdoctoral research fellowship in childhood onset neuropsychiatric disorders Yale School Of Medicine
Resident Marmara University Faculty Of Medicine (Istanbul)


  • early childhood peace consortium Istanbul, Turkey (2012)

    a collaborative between YAle University and ACEV foundation of Turkey, later joined by UNICEF, for promoting peace through early childhood development

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Yanki Yazgan, MD
Mailing Address
Güllü Sok. no: 4

Istanbul, Istanbul 34330

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