Coronavirus Informative Event from our Specialists


In order to inform our staff and students about coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic which broke out in Wuhan, China and rapidly spread all around the globe, an informative panel was held in our Aşık Paşa Conference Hall on March 4th, Wednesday. The panel was moderated by Prof. Dr. Haluk Vahaboğlu of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology of our Faculty of Medicine, and the speakers were Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ferhat Arslan and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yasemin Çağ, of the same division.

The panel attracted a great deal of attention from our staff members and students and was also attended by Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Yaşar Bülbül, Secretary General Assoc. Prof. Dr. Faruk Bal, Deputy Secretary General Ali Ramazan Tak, Prof. Dr. Mahmut Tayyar Kalcıoğlu, Dean of our Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Dr. Hasan Küçükkolbaşı, Dean of our Faculty of Dentistry, Prof. Dr. Ali Tan, Dean of our Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture, and Prof. Dr. Mustafa Samastı, Founding Dean of our Faculty of Medicine.

The Panel “What is and What is not Coronavirus? How can we Protect Ourselves?” adlı started with a greeting speech by Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Yaşar Bülbül, who underlined the significance of the event and thanked the members of our Faculty of Medicine for their serous and selfless efforts. Following the opening, the panel was held, in which our specialists shared important information about the etiology and epidemiology of the virus and informed the participants about the precautions for protection from the epidemic.