Turkish Medical AssociationTurkish Medical Association RSShttp://www.ttb.org.tr/en-ENTurkish Medical Association (ttb@ttb.org.tr) We Take Sides with Our Colleagues Recently Dismissed from 9 Eylül University!http://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67d8bac0-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The Turkish Medical Association (TTB), Union of Health and Social Workers (SES) İzmir Branch, and the Union of Education and Science Workers (Eğitim Sen) İzmir Branch No. 3 strongly reacted to the dismissal of 13 academics from the Dokuz Eylül University upon the writing of the University President dated 28 June 2017 on the ground that they undersigned the declaration “Academics for Peace”, and for “ensuring the smooth proceeding of judicial inquiry.” The academics concerned are presently under prosecution by the İstanbul Public Prosecutor’s Office for the same declaration mentioned.  ]]>
Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0300http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67d8bac0-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
Court decision for the release of Dr. Serdar Künihttp://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67d394f0-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The second hearing in the court trial of Dr. Serdar Küni, the Human Rights Foundation of Turkey’s (TİHV) representative in Cizre and former president of the Şırnak Chamber of Medicine, who is charged without any ground for his plainly medical services, was held at the 2nd Criminal Court of Şırnak on 24 April 2017, Monday.  The court decided for the release of Dr Küni who was sentenced to 4 years and 2 months of imprisonment for “knowingly and intentionally assisting the terrorist organization.” Küni’s lawyers will bring the court decision to the court of appeal. ]]>
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0300http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67d394f0-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
World Medical Association 206th Council Meetinghttp://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67d38f1e-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The 206th WMA Council meeting was held in Livingstone, Zambia, on 19-22 April 2017.  The meeting participated by the Turkish Medical Association adopted resolutions in many significant issues related to medical practice and public health. ]]>
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0300http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67d38f1e-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
WMA support to Dr. Serdar Künihttp://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67d3864a-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The World Medical Association (WMA) Council expressed serious concerns that Dr. Serdar Küni, the Human Rights Foundation of Turkey’s representative in Cizre and former president of the Şırnak Chamber of Medicine, is still imprisoned after 6 months of detention. The WMA urged all national medical associations and international health community to watch and support Dr Küni in the hearing to be held in Şırnak 2nd Criminal Court on April 24th. ]]>
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0300http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67d3864a-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
TMA participated to the General Assembly of the Standing Committee of European Doctorshttp://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67c4149e-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The General Assembly of the Standing Committee of European Doctors (CPME) was held in Tel Aviv with the participation of medical associations of European countries. Representing Turkish Medical Association (TMA), Dr Hande Arpat, Central Council member of TMA participated to the General Assembly. ]]>
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67c4149e-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
’Toplum ve Hekim’ in the list of international publications Index Copernicus!http://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67c41372-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The journal Toplum ve Hekim (Community and Physician) published by the Turkish Medical Association was accepted by the ICI Journal Master List 2015 of the list of periodicals created by Index Copernicus International. As a system developed by science community to assess the quality of scientific journals the list by “Index Copernicus International” makes its assessments on the basis of five criteria which are “scientific quality”, “editorial quality”, technical quality”, “international accessibility” “publication frequency/continuity”.  ]]>
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67c41372-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
Leaders of the world of medicine calls on Turkish President to stop attacks against doctorshttp://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67c41200-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The World Medical Association (WMA) and the Standing Committee of European Doctors (SCED) called on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for stopping adversities against doctors and health services in Turkey. The letter sent to the President of Turkey by the Presidents raised concerns about adverse effects on the health system and doctors in Turkey of decrees issued following the coup attempt in July this year. The WMA and SCED announced this letter through a press release. ]]>
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67c41200-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
WMA calls for abandonment of fossil fuelshttp://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3fa36-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
67. General Assembly meeting of the WMA held in Taipei, Taiwan on 19-22 October 2016 called for abandoning fossil fuels. ]]>
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3fa36-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
TMA participates to COP22 as observerhttp://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3f5b8-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
22. Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, COP22 took place on 7-18 November this year in Marrakesh. ]]>
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3f5b8-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
WMA Resolution on the Protection of Health Care Facilities and Personnel in Syriahttp://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3f0c2-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The Resolution on “Protection of Health Facilities and Health Personnel in Syria” was adopted by the World Medical Association in its 67. General Assembly held in Taipei, Taiwan, on 19-22 October 2016. ]]>
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3f0c2-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
TMA proposal on migrants and refugees by the WMA General Assemblyhttp://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3c8b8-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The proposal of the Turkish Medical Association (TMA) on migrants and refugees was adopted as declaration by the General Assembly of the World Medical Association (WMA). ]]>
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0300http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3c8b8-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
WMA Resolution on ’Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety’http://www.ttb.org.tr//haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3b8c8-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c
The Declaration on “Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety” was adopted by the World Medical Association in its 67. General Assembly held in Taipei, Taiwan, on 19-22 October 2016. ]]>
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0300http://www.ttb.org.tr/haber_goster.php?Guid=67c3b8c8-9232-11e7-b66d-1540034f819c