LEYLA ŞAHİN USTA

LEYLA ŞAHİN USTA

She was born on 08.03.1973 in Istanbul. She completed his primary, secondary and high school education in Istanbul. She completed her high school education with first degree in 1993 and she entered Uludağ University Faculty of Medicine. She continued her education in Istanbul with a transfer to the Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine.

Due to the headscarf problem, she went abroad In 1999 and continued her education at the Medical Faculty of Vienna University.

She graduated from Medical University of Vienna In 2003. She returned to Turkey in 2007. Since 1998, he has been actively involved in NGOs. She continued working as a physician until February 2015.

COMMUNAL AND SOCIAL STUDIES

AK-DER (Women's Rights Against Discrimination Association) Chairman and Founder Member, Turkish Medical Association Istanbul Member, Honorary Member of Physician Rights Association, Founder Member of UETD-Austria.

She currently works in charge of deputy chairman of Human Rights.