Prof. Haberal Receives Honorary Fellowship of the International Medical Sciences Academy
On 24-25 August, 2018, Prof. Mehmet Haberal, President of The Transplantation Society, was invited as guest of honor to the 37th Congress of the International Medical Sciences Academy (IMSA) in Glasgow, Scotland.
The meeting was organized in the 400-year-old historic building that is home to the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in Scotland, UK.
Prof. Nadey Hakim, Vice President of IMSA and Past World President of the International College of Surgeons introduced Prof. Haberal to the distinguished members as a pioneer in surgery and as founder of Başkent University, the first Foundation University in Turkey with a medical faculty and health services, which is celebrating its 25th year.
Prof. Haberal's presented a lecture on "Experimental and Clinical Application of Ileobladder Technique in Kidney Transplantation for Very Small and/or Neurogenic Bladder." Following his address to the Academy, Prof. Haberal was conferred the IMSA Honorary Fellowship by IMSA President Jagadeesan and Vice President Prof. Hakim at the Convocation Ceremony. Speaking at the ceremony, Prof. David Galloway, President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, highlighted Prof. Haberal's achievements in medicine as well as education.
Having received "Distinguished Fellowship" of the Royal Society of Medicine in the UK just one year previously, Prof. Haberal expressed his appreciation to the Academy for the honor bestowed upon him by the International Medical Sciences Academy and declared his intention to continue collaboration with them in medicine and education in the future.
Prof. Haberal addresses the membership during his lecture on "Experimental and Clinical Application of Ileobladder Technique in Kidney Transplantation for Very Small and/or Neurogenic Bladder
Left to right: Prof. Nadey Hakim, Prof. Mehmet Haberal, Prof. K Jagadeesan
Prof. Haberal is conferred Honorary Fellow of the International Medical Sciences Academy by Prof. Hakim and Dr. Jagadeesan
Group photograph of Prof. Haberal with Prof. Galloway, Dr. Jagadeesan, and Prof. Hakim and the newly conferred members of the International Medical Sciences Academy
Prof. Haberal presented Dr. Galloway, President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, with a Başkent University Plate.