Hi Volkan Özenci - newly appointed research group leader at Labmed
We are happy to introduce: Volkan Özenci, newly appointed research group leader at Labmed and Division of Clinical Microbiology.
What research area are you involved in?
- Development, evaluate, and implementation of unique methods in clinical microbiology.
- Clinical studies in infectious diseases.
- Innovations in clinical diagnostics.
- Innovations to promote an environmentally-friendly laboratory.
What is the purpose and goal with your research?
Our overall aim is to improve the current clinical microbiological diagnosis of infectious diseases.
In a perfect world, what is your dream to accomplish with your research?
We want to bring and establish new innovative solutions in clinical microbiology that are used worldwide in saving patient lives and improve working environment for microbiologists.
What do you like to do when you are not working at KI?
I love literature especially fiction. I write and tell short/very short stories. I have written more than 200 and I am planning to publish some of those. I like travelling, dancing and boating.