Study Visit on ‘Enhancing the Medical Teaching Environment for The Gambia’
Date: 05-09 September 2016
Venue: Ankara - Türkiye

A study visit for the representatives of the School of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences at the University of the Gambia (SMAHS) was held in Ankara on 05-09 September 2016. The study visit was a sub-component the multipartite project titled “Capacity Development of The School of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences at The University of The Gambia”, which aims to build a strong interdisciplinary research culture, generating knowledge in allied health sciences and translating knowledge to address and sustain the need of having enough and qualified national doctors and lecturers in The Gambia.

The study visit covered visits to government departments, research hospitals, medical parks and project partners, including Public Health Agency of Turkey, OSTIM Industrial Zone Medical Clustering, Atatürk R.T.H. Clinics (Surgery Clinic, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pathology, and Psychiatry), AYBU Basic Medical Laboratories and AYBU Etlik Faculty of Health Sciences.