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March 14 Doctors' Day

  •  Friday, March 18, 2022
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As part of the 30th anniversary activities of our university, the 14 March Doctors' Day program was organized by the Faculty of Medicine. The event, which took place in the Martyr Ömer Halisdemir Conference Hall, the President of the Bar Association Atty. Melih Yardımcı, our Vice Rectors Prof. Dr. İsa Gökçe, Prof. Dr. Bekir Süha Parlaktaş, Prof. Dr. İbrahim Özbay, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine Prof. Dr. Namık Özkan, Deputy Provincial Director of Health Exp. Dr. Cengiz Fuel, Deputy Director of Provincial National Education Abdullah Taştan, academic and administrative staff and students attended.

 

Dean of the Faculty of Medicine Prof. Dr. Namık Özkan, in his speech, conveyed information about the history of March 14 and emphasized its importance. In his speech, Özkan said, “We will continue to do our best to make mothers, fathers and children smile. The duty of physicians is to restore people's health, heal their wounds and save their lives. However, it should never be forgotten that physicians are also human beings. Physicians are honest, hardworking, loving their homeland, conscious of their duty, valuing people, fair and conscientious. Özkan ended his speech by thanking those who contributed to the program and celebrating the 14 March Doctors' Day of all healthcare professionals.

Our Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Bekir Süha Parlaktaş started his speech by reminding Atatürk's words "Entrust me to Turkish Doctors". Stating that the value of physicians is understood once again during the pandemic period, Parlaktaş said that physicians are always on duty. Emphasizing that serving the public means serving the right, Parlaktaş stated that they continue to work with this awareness. Parlaktaş concluded his speech by celebrating the 14 March Doctors' Day of all healthcare professionals.

 

After the speeches, our University Faculty of Arts and Sciences lecturer Dr. Instructor Member Hakan Yaşar held his conference on "Medicals in the National Struggle and Hikmet from Medicine". After the conference, gifts were presented to the students who were successful in tournaments and competitions. Afterwards, a music concert was held by TOGU State Conservatory.