Professor Bülent Ulkar is a sports medicine specialist and is currently working as a fulltime professor at Ankara University School of Medicine, Sports Medicine Department. His main areas of interest are sports traumatology and rehabilitation, injury prevention and pre-participation examinations, promotion of physical activity for preventive medicine.
Dr. Ülkar was a member of FIMS (International Federation of Sports Medicine) Education Commission between 2006-2014. He is a member of EFSMA (European Federation of Sports Medicine Associations) Scientific and Education Commission since 2014 and a member of Turkish Sports Medicine Association since 1993 and served as a member of scientific and education commissions, and as an executive board member between 2006 and 2008. Currently, he is the vice-president of Turkish Sports Medicine Association Executive Board.
Dr. Ülkar has published many scientific articles, chapters in books and scientific presentations in national and international meetings. He is the Editor-in Chief of Turkish Journal of Sports Medicine.