The first Symposium of Public Health Days, organized by Hasan Kalyoncu University (HKU) within the scope of scientific activities and which will last for two days, started with the opening ceremony on the subject of “Multidimensional Perspective on Lipid and Nutritional Disorders”.
The Deputy Secretary of Ministry of Health Dr. Şuayip Birinci, the Head Physician of Ersin Arslan Training and Research Hospital Prof. Dr. Mesut Özkaya, the Vice President of Endocrinology and Metabolism Association of Turkey Prof. Dr. Fahri Bayram, Rector of Gaziantep University Prof. Dr. Ali Gür, members of HKU Board of Trustees, a large number of academicians, students and press members participated to the program at the HKU Congress and Culture Center.
“OUR AIM IS TO RAISE AWARENESS”
The Chief Physician of Gaziantep Doctor Ersin Arslan Training and Research Hospital Prof. Dr. Dr. Mesut Özkaya, who gave a speech at the opening of the program that started with the stand in silence and Turkish National Anthem, stated that Gaziantep whose population is two million, is an important city in gastronomy. Özkaya said that “we lay the base by thinking that at which point we are in nourishment and what can we do about the diseases that is related to this issue” and added “We believe it will be a program that will make an impression”.
Vice President of Endocrinology and Metabolism Association of Turkey Prof. Dr. Fahri Bayram who emphasize that public health days are organized with the intention to raise awareness and draw attention to certain issues, and added “Gaziantep is a city which is the center of the gastronomy. In addition to this, presenting the truths is another objective of us. I also think that the continuity of these meetings is also important.”
Deputy Secretary of Ministry of Health Dr. Şuayip Birinci who made a speech on public health days and referred to the related scientific data on health studies, stated that “We attach great importance to the level of satisfaction in health care services”
“WE WILL CONTINUE TO LEAD TO ORGANIZE SUCH CONGRESS”
The Rector of HKU Prof. Dr. Tamer Yilmaz, who stated that changing life and nutrition conditions have spread some diseases to the extent of an epidemic, said that one of these diseases is nutritional disorders and mentioned the important duties of universities. Yılmaz, who stated that “Universities are very important institutions for developing the skills and competences of young people at the beginning of their vocational training, increasing the quality of vocational education, strengthening and supporting in terms of competence and entrepreneurship” and expressed that Hasan Kalyoncu University will continue to lead the organization of such congresses in the field of health services as it is in all disciplines.
After the opening speeches, Deputy Chairman of HKU Board of Trustees Haluk Kalyoncu presented a gift to Deputy Secretary of Ministry of Health Dr. Şuayip Birinci.
On the first day of the program, that is hosting specialist scientists in the field, the topics of ;”Obesity, The Endemic of Our Age and the Nightmare “, “False Facts in the Treatment of Dyslipidemia”, “Meditatively and Reality in Nourishment”, “Difficult Problem to Solve; What is Sighted on the Horizon of Obesity? “,”SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM; The Effect of Pioglitazone on the Cardiovascular Risk Factor “,”Obesity, Emergency Medicine and Nursing” were discussed.