Full Professor and Head of Department, Department of Histology and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey.
Suleyman Kaplan is currently Editor in Chief of Journal of Experimental and Clinical Medicine (OMU), Founder and President of Turkish Society for Stereology, and Head of Department of Histology and Embryology at Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun, Turkey. He received BSc degree from Ankara University, MSc, and PhD from the Department of Histology and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey. His research and professional experience focus on developing new stereological techniques, neurotoxicity especially prenatal/postnatal exposure of diclofenac sodium toxicity, peripheral nerve regeneration, and effects of electromagnetic fields exposure on the biological system. He has conducted research in neuroscience for over thirty years. He has published 145 papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals and received more than two thousand citations. He worked as a researcher at Department of Neurobiology, Newcastle Upon Tyne University (UK), and Department of Pharmacology, Oxford University (UK). He has organized many national and international workshops, symposiums, and congresses in different countries: Torino and Milano, Italy; Novi Sad, Serbia; Khartoum, Sudan; Jeddah and Buraydah, Saudi Arabia; Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Morogora, Zanzibar and Arusha, Tanzania; Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. He was appointed as full Professor of Histology and Embryology in 2000, Faculty of Medicine, at Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey.