5th National First Aid Symposium
Date: 18 September 2014, Time: 08:30-17:30
Place: Hacettepe University Culture Center, Red Hall, Sıhhiye, Ankara
(Poster) (Short Notice) (Organising Committee) (Program)

HAMER Health Management In Emergencies and Disasters
Date: 08-13 June 2014
Registration Fee: 250 TL
For registration and information please contact us: hamer@hacettepe.edu.tr

HAMER Disaster Medicine Conferences 2014/2
“Management of Nuclear/Radiological Incidents and Principles of Medical Management”
Lecturer: Assistant Prof. Mesut Ortatatlı, M.D.
Place: Hacettepe University Culture Center Green Hall
Date: 22 May 2014, Thursday
Time: 12.30-13.30

In collaboration of HAMER and HUGEBAM;
A Vulnerable Group in Disasters: The Elderly (Double Conference)
Conference 1: General Medical Management of the Elderly in Disasters
(Assistant Prof. Mehmet Ali Karaca, M.D.)
Conference 2: Psychiatric Effects of Trauma on the Elderly
(Assistant Prof. Özlem Erden Akı, M.D.)
Place: Hacettepe University Culture Center Red Hall
Date: 30 April 2014, Wednesday
Time: 13.30-16:00

HAMER Disaster Medicine Conferences 2014/1
“Management of Chemical Incidents and Principles of Medical Management”
Lecturer: Associate Prof. Hakan Yaren, M.D.
Place: Hacettepe University Culture Center Green Hall
Date: 17 April 2014, Thursday

The training of HAMER Search and Rescue Team (HAMER-SAR) will be conducted by the trainers of Turkish Republic Prime Ministry Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency’s (AFAD) Disaster and Emergency Training Center (AFADEM) (14-25 April 2014). Ten volunteered University personnel will participate the training program.

The representatives of Oriental Consultants Co. Ltd., Nikken Sekkei Ltd., and International Total Engineering Corporation (ITEC) visited HAMER. They presented the results of their research study on data gathering related to disaster resilient city plans in Turkey. Using the funds of JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency), the consortium was planning to conduct a project in Turkey (Proposal of Disaster Management Base Hospitals for Rescuing Life and Providing Health Services). The parties exchanged ideas on this topic (04 February 2014). Participants: Masahiro Watanabe (project coordinator), Kempei Kojika (infrastructure seismic design), Hiroyuki Tsuchiya (disaster medicine planning), Hidenori Mochizuki (management of disaster base hospital/emergency hospital), Yuko Sasa (project manager assistant/disaster resilient city planning), Deniz Johns (interpreter), Didem Daymaz (research assistant), Ekin Koç (research assistant), Hakan Altıntaş (director of HAMER) (Photo).