March 21 - Establishment of Baskent University Division of Transplantation
It is with great pleasure that we announce the establishment of the Division of Transplantation, under the aegis of the Baskent University Faculty of Medicine Department of General Surgery.
This is the first Transplantation Division of its kind at a University Hospital in Turkey, and was approved by the Higher Education Commission of Turkey on March 21, 2017.
Previously, kidney and liver transplantation fellowships had been organized within the Department of General Surgery; they will now be run as part of the Transplantation Division Program.
The rotation program for the subspecialty training will begin immediately and details of the program content can be found enclosed.
Mehmet Haberal, MD, FACS (Hon), FICS (Hon), FASA (Hon)
Founder President, Division of Transplantation
Division of Transplantation
Rotations for Subspecialty Training Program
The training program will last a minimum of 2 years
|Surgical Research and Microsurgery||3 months|
|Adult Gastroenterology||1 month|
|Adult Nephrology||1 month|
|Pediatric Gastroenterology||1 month|
|Pediatric Nephrology||1 month|
|Cardiovascular Surgery||1 month|
|Radiology (Diagnostic and Interventional)||1 month|
|Intensive Care||2 months|
Division of Transplantation Educational Meetings: Saturdays at 09:00-10:30
- Each week discussion of weekly cases
- Each week one of the following will be implemented in turn
- Pathology presentation
- Immunology presentation
- Radiology presentation
- Gastroenterology presentation (pediatric / adult in turn)
- Nephrology presentation (pediatric / adult in turn)
- Surgical Presentation
- Anesthesiology Presentation
- Mortality meeting