Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) Health Sciences Faculty, Department of Nursing has given its first Postgraduate level graduate. The Health Sciences Faculty started accepting postgraduate students for the Department of Nursing in the 2015-2016 Academic Year.
In the statement she released, Health Sciences Faculty Dean Prof. Dr. Mehtap Malkoç noted that Health Sciences Faculty has been growing since the day of its formation and that by giving its first postgraduate level graduate, the Department of Nursing has taken its first step towards educating qualified academicians.
Meanwhile, Department of Nursing Chair, Prof. Dr. R. Selma Görgülü stated that they are very excited and happy to be giving their first graduate of the postgraduate program, noting that they are very happy regarding the attention the program is receiving. Indicating that the program has been selected by more than 50 students in a very short period of time, Prof. Dr. Görgülü gave the good news that they are preparing to offer a Nursing Doctorate program in the near future.
Postgraduate student Gülcan Dürüst worked on her thesis titled “The Identification of Health Sciences Student Opinions Regarding Tissue/Organ Transplantation and Donation” under the supervision of her advisor Asst. Prof. Dr. Gülten Sucu Dağ. Present at her thesis defense as part of the jury were EMU Department of Nursing Chair Prof. Dr. R. Selma Görgülü, academician Prof. Dr. Fethiye Erdil and advisor Asst. Prof. Dr. Gülten Sucu Dağ.