The Congenital Muscular Dystrophy (CMD) non-profit organization was established in February 2021 in order to provide support to scientific studies/researches on diagnosis and treatment of congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD) diseases. At the same time, our organization provides support and guidance to patients and their families about care, early diagnosis and socialization.

 Onur G. Cakir – Chairperson: After graduating from Mechanical Engineering at METU, he completed his MBA in the US and started his professional life as a mechanical engineer in the same country. He is currently working as a country manager at an international company.

 Selin Cakir – Vice Chairperson: After graduating from the Department of Economics at Istanbul University Eng., she completed her MBA at Galatasaray University. Shee started her professional life in PWC company in 1998 and is currently working as the country CFO at an international company.

Selin and Onur Cakir have 2 children. The younger one has CMD.

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Tel: +90 216 266 35 60