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Zafer Akman, MD

Postdoctoral Associate - Nephrology

Contact Information

Zafer Akman, MD

Lab Location

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    The Anlyan Center 300 Cedar Street, S240

    New Haven, CT 06519

    United States


Born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey, Zafer received his M.D. from Istanbul University - Cerrahpasa in 2022. His research currently focuses on the role of different extracellular matrix regulator metalloproteinases role in morphological changes in Adult Polycystic Kidney Disease. Outside of lab, he enjoys playing basketball,tennis and pickleball; taking walks in East Rock Park. and exploring different restaurants in New Haven.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Istanbul University-Cerrahpasa (2022)

Departments & Organizations