Rana Babaç Çelebi
Rvt.Rana Babaç Çelebi (Msc., PhdC) is a clinical aromatherapist and history of medicine researcher at Medipol University’s Medical Faculty. Her research specialization is the use of scent within the historical discourse of treatment. She teaches a number of aromatherapy and perfume courses online and offline for the past four years. In line with her academic efforts, for the past 5 years Rana has also been going back and forth between İstanbul and Isparta, learning and applying the traditional technique of producing rose (rosa damascena) water and oil with her professor. In addition to cultivating 15 selected medicinal and aromatic plants in a farm Rana herself and her husband have been building in the Mount Ida region, she is also the founder of Turkey's first online medicinal and aromatic plants library CerciYusuf.org.