Professor of Urology
University of Mersin School of Medicine
Dr. Selahittin Çayan graduated with highest honors from the University of Istanbul, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine in Turkey in 1991. After completing his urology residency training at the same university hospital between 1992 and 1998, he joined the urology faculty at the University of Mersin School of Medicine, Mersin, Turkey.
He spent one year as a clinical and experimental research fellow on female urology and male and female sexual function, and male reproductive urology in the Department of Urology at the University of California San Francisco, USA.
He is currently a professor of Urology, director of Andrology unit and male reproductive laboratory at the University of Mersin School of Medicine, Mersin, Turkey. He is also the member of the executive committee of the Turkish Association of Urology.
Dr. Çayan has 88 papers in the SCI indexed journals, and more than 3000 citations to these papers. His H index is 29 on the Web of Science. His current research interests include the pathophysiology and treatment of male reproduction, male and female sexual dysfunction, and role of sex steroid hormones on male and female urinary tracts.