Organised by the Eastern Mediterranean University Dr. Fazıl Küçük Medicine Faculty for the second time, “EMU Dr. Fazıl Küçük Medicine Faculty Research Presentations and Career Day Event” took place at Rauf Raif Denktaş Culture and Congress Center. During the event which hosted the presentation of students’ scientific research activities taking place throughout the academic year, Psychologist Dr. Pelin Erbil talked about psychological problems encountered by cancer patients, their relatives and doctors. Dr. Erbil who works at Istanbul Humanity Psychiatry Medical Center, also touched upon the importance of psychooncology in cancer disease.
Research with Rich Content
EMU Faculty of Health Sciences Assist. Prof. Dr. Yasin Kurt, who participated in the aforesaid organisation as a jury member expressed his views regarding the congress. Assist. Prof. Dr. Kurt’s statement reads as follows, “I wholeheartedly congratulate the students of EMU Dr. Fazıl Küçük Medicine Faculty as well as their academic supervisors and all those who contributed to the organisation of the event. It was promising for the future of medical science to observe the students in the program carrying out research rich in scientific content and presenting their results in an impressive way. In addition, I would like to congratulate all academic staff, especially Nahide Gökçora, for their meticulous approach in the education of the students and thank them for their hospitable attitude at the congress.
Other jury members, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Emre Hamurtekin and Asst. Prof. Dr. Gülten Sucuoğlu stated their happiness in taking part in such a carefully organized congress. They also put forth that the projects submitted were done with due consideration of the ethical rules and that some of the projects were at postgraduate level even though the students were carrying out their undergraduate studies.