Ismet Tamer

Turkey
5 years at Herbalife Nutrition
Advisory Group
NAB - Nutrition Advisory Board
Languages
English
Universities
Istanbul Saglik Bilimleri University
Degree(s)
Masters
PhD
Medical Doctor
Professional Association Memberships
AAFP
AAAM
AACS
ESC/ESH
EPCCS
TAHEV
TKD
Special Focus
Cardiovascular Health
Coaching
Community Health
Fitness
General Nutrition
Heart
Obesity
Public Health
Sports Medicine
Sports Nutrition
Bio

Ismet Tamer, M.D., Ph.D., is a member of the Herbalife Nutrition Advisory Board.

Tamer, a leading health professional, has served in a variety of roles in medicine, including as associate professor at the Istanbul Training Research Hospital. He is a founder and trustee of the Turkish Family Practice, which is dedicated to enhancing the quality of primary healthcare in Turkey. He is a member of the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and the Turkish Society of Cardiology, founding member and secretary general of the Academic Respiratory Society, a member of the World Organization of Family Doctors and co-founder of the Family Practice Research and Training Foundation. In addition to serving on many medical boards throughout Turkey and Europe, Tamer is an author and contributor to national and international publications and research on Family Practice, Preventive Medicine, Endocrinology and Cardiology.

Tamer received his medical degree from the Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical School, his Family Practice Specialty from Istanbul Kartal Training Research Hospital and his Ph.D. in Occupational Health and Safety from Istanbul University.

Hobbies

Cars, cycling, sailing, swimming, cooking

Fun Fact
I don’t know what to say! They say that I have a good sense of humour. I think this is fun: I love cooking for fun, almost never eat what I cook, only taste a little.