A Collaboration Protocol with TRNC Ministry of Health
Eastern Mediterranean University(EMU) signed a collaboration protocol with Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus(TRNC) Ministry of Health. The protocol was signed on the 3rd of November 2016 at EMU Rector’s Office, including the affiliation regulations of research and education activities on health problems which will be carried out by EMU Dr. Fazıl Küçük Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy and TRNC Ministry of Health.
EMU Rector Prof. Dr. Necdet Osam signed the said protocol on behalf of the university and Minister of Health Dr. Faiz Sucuoğlu put his signature on behalf of Ministry of Health. TRNC Ministry of Health Undersecretary, EMU Board of Trustees’ Chair, Board Members, Vice Rectors, Deans of EMU Dr. Fazıl Küçük Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Health Sciences were present at the signature ceremony.
EMU Rector Prof. Dr. Necdet Osam delivered a speech at the signature ceremony and quoted that the signed protocol will be a significant cooperation for both EMU and TRNC. Prof. Dr. Osam also stated that the collaboration is an important contribution to the educations of Faculty of Medicine students.
Dr. Sucuoğlu emphasized that the signed protocol will pave the way for the students and they will have the oppurtunity of putting their theoretical knowledge into practice. Dr. Sucuoğlu added to his words that the hospitals will belong to the educational institutions and this will ensure the students with an internship program for gaining more experience in their field.