R. Emine Sporel Özakat
Biographical Info Emine is the founder of SPOREL Performance and Health Coaching. Her education includes degrees in Human Biology and Health (B.Sc.), Toxicology (M.Sc.) and Pharmacology (Ph.D.). She has previously worked at Boğaziçi University and İstanbul Technical University, in the Molecular Biology and Genetics Departments for a total of 16 years. She decided to end her academic career in 2004, and received further education in the field of nutrition. She is the first person in Turkey, to receive the world renowed International Olympic Committee, Sports Nutrition Diploma. She is has completed a certificate programme in Functional Medicine Health Coaching Academy and became a functional health coach. She has been involved in sports all her life. Swimming and athletics in childhood, and then professional level basketball during high school and university. Currently, she is a competitive senior tennis player.