HACETTEPE UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF MEDICINE
DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL PHARMACOLOGY

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Tel +90 (312) 310 17 98/ 305 17 62
Belgeç (faks) +90 (312) 309 04 45
E-posta prc@hacettepe.edu.tr
URL www.prc.hacettepe.edu.tr

HISTORY

The Department was founded in 1965-1966 academic year by Prof. Dr. S. Oğuz Kayaalp, who chaired the Department. License and graduate education started the same year.

ACADEMIC STAFF

Prof. Dr. Alper B. İSKİT
Prof. Dr. Melih Ö. BABAOĞLU
Prof. Dr. M. Yıldırım SARA
Assoc. Prof. Dr. A. Mert ERTUNÇ
Assoc. Prof.  Dr. Güray SOYDAN

LOCATION AND CAPACITY

Department of Medical Pharmacology Department is located on the 6th floor of the Morphology Building in Hacettepe University Sihhiye Campus. Main research topics are cardiovascular pharmacology, neuropharmacology and clinical pharmacology / pharmacogenetics. Among laboratory resources in vitro organ baths, organ perfusion devices, myograph, in vivo and in vitro electrophysiology settings, equipment suitable for hemodynamic experiments, behavioral experiment set-ups, HPLC (high pressure liquid chromatography) and setups for molecular methods are present.
Research carried out in the Department has been supported by Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit,  The Ministry of Development, and The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK).

GRADUATE STUDENT EDUCATION

Graduate education in the Department is carried out under Masters of Science (M.Sc.), Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) and Medical Specialty programs.
Masters of Science (M.Sc.) Program: Candidates graduated from Faculties of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine, Engineering or graduates from 4-year license programs of Medical Biology, Biology or Chemistry can apply to the program. Further information can be obtained from Hacettepe University Institute of Health Sciences.
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Program: Candidates graduated from Faculties of Medicine or Dentistry, or graduates from Faculty of Pharmacy who completed a M.Sc. degree in Pharmacology/Toxicology programs can apply to the program. Further information can be obtained from Hacettepe University Institute of Health Sciences.
Medical Specialty Program: Students are admitted via Medical Specialty Examination (TUS).
Graduates of Ph.D. and Medical Specialty programs are mostly employed as researchers or academic staff in national universities or abroad. Also, graduates can be occupied by hospitals of the Ministry of Health, Turkish Medicines and Medical Devices Agency, Turkish Public Health Institution, or by drug industry, drug consultancy companies and related organizations.

RESEARCH TOPICS OF THE DEPARTMENT

  • Cardiovascular Pharmacology
  • Clinical Pharmacology / Pharmacogenetics
  • Neuropharmacology / Psychopharmacology
  • Pharmacology of Autacoids
  • Medical Toxicology

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Sıhhiye, 06100 Ankara
Telefon: +90 (312) 305 10 80 - Faks: +90 (312) 310 05 80
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