FACULTY OF MEDICINE

FACULTY OF MEDICINE

Faculty

In the education program to be implemented by Girne American University Faculty of Medicine, it is aimed to raise students with superior academic qualities. Our purpose is to train physicians who are indexed to the universal developments in medical science, who have the knowledge and skills to fully respond to the health problems of the society, and who are competent and qualified to contribute to scientific developments.

 

  • Required conditions to graduate from the program (number of courses and/or credits, internship, etc.:
  • Students who successfully complete six years of education are entitled to graduate with a total of 360 ECTS Credits.

 

The training program profile is an integrated system and consists of Basic Medical Sciences, Internal Medicine Sciences and Surgical Medical Sciences. First 4 semesters "Basic Medical Sciences". The 5th and 6th semesters are defined as "Introduction to Clinical Sciences" and the courses are offered every semester. The 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th semesters are defined as "Clinical Sciences" and the courses are rotational. 11th and 12th semesters are "Family Medicine (Internship)" period and the courses are rotational. The 6th grade internship will be carried out at Mersin University based on the cooperation protocol signed between the Girne American University and Mersin University. In our academic calendar, semesters will last 14 weeks, Clinical Sciences 84 weeks, Family Medicine 52 weeks.

FACULTY OF MEDICINE

Dean’s Welcome Message


Welcome to the Faculty of Medicine at Girne American University of TRNC! Your dream of becoming a doctor has just begun, and over the next six years you will have many wonderful opportunities to see a broad range of things within the sciences of medicine and health.


You will have the opportunity to interact with our faculty members who come from many different disciplines of medicine. In addition to clinicians, you will learn so much from our basic medical scientists. Take advantage of these moments to gain new experiences. Ask questions. Do not be afraid to ask for help. Our faculty members, including myself, are always available and glad to provide mentoring and advice to you. Our staff, especially the people and resources in the Student Affairs Office, are here to help guide you through your medical education. Collaboration and teamwork within the healthcare system is essential, and you are now a part of that important team. As our future healthcare leaders, your patients will depend on you and they need you to advocate for them. As physicians, we have a special responsibility to help address the health needs of our communities throughout the province. While at GAU, you will build strong friendships with your fellow medical students. These friendships can have a long-lasting impact. After you complete your Doctor of Medicine degree, you will go out into the world to start your residency program training. Some of you may stay here at GAU and others may go elsewhere. No matter where you end up during your residency or as a practicing physician, you will still have a connection with the people you connect with while at medical school. 


Welcome again! 

We are delighted to have you here as our newest learners.

The Medical School espouses the holistic concept of “one health”, which emphasizes the relationship between the health of humans and animals within a healthy, sustainable environment. We aim at achieving excellence in teaching, research, community service and patient care.


Prof. Dr. Ali ÜNYAYAR

Dean

Faculty of Medicine

Our Vision

With our dynamic, innovative and liberal approach in medical education; adopting modern medical practices based on research and science, prioritizing the cooperation of medicine with other sciences; being a leader in education, research and health service delivery and a leading medical school at national and international level.

 

Our Mission

Adhering to human values, having a high level of knowledge and skills, knowing advanced medical technologies, knowing the ways to access information, and applying up-to-date diagnosis and treatment methods; communicate well with colleagues, healthcare professionals and patients; Being ethically conscious, capable of teamwork and leading qualifications, able to recognize the society in which they live and sensitive to global health problems, closely following the developments in science; able to provide the society with the highest standards, evidence-based, quality health care; To train physicians who will contribute to the national and international scientific world with high-level basic, clinical and community-based research.

Study in the Center of Health

 

DEAN'S MESSAGES

Message from Dean
Message from Dean

Welcome to the Faculty of Medicine at Girne American University of TRNC! Your dream of becoming a doctor has just begun, and over the next six years you will have many wonderful opportunities to see a broad range of things within the sciences of medicine and health.You will have the opportunity to interact with our faculty members who come from many different disciplines of medicine. In addition to clinicians, you will learn so much from our basic medical scientists. Take advantage of these moments to gain new experiences. Ask questions.Do not be afraid to ask for help. Our faculty members, including myself, are always available and glad to provide mentoring and advice to you. Our staff, especially the people and resources in the Student Affairs Office, are here to help guide you through your medical education.Collaboration and teamwork within the healthcare system is essential, and you are now a part of that important team. As our futu...

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