Turkey (TurkMSIC) - Altinbas LC - Istanbul
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
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Orthopedics Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Pulmonary Internal Medicine, Endocrinology Internal Medicine
June, July, August
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OVERVIEW
Istanbul is cultural and financial center of Turkey. Located between Asia and Europe and bridges them. City is divided by Bosphorus Strait. City lives all four seasons. Summertime (between July and August) Istanbul is hot and sometimes humid. Daily highs are around 30 C. 

Turkish State Meteorological Service: https://mgm.gov.tr/eng/forecast-cities.aspx?m=ISTANBUL
UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

At Altinbas University, the university provide students from around the world with knowledge, skills and competences for them to flourish within a global society, by fostering a culture of excellence. Wherever you are from, whatever you plan to study, university's global reach, academic excellence and dedicated support can help you on the road to professional and personal success.

https://international.altinbas.edu.tr/en/

Our language is Turkish but in hospital your doctor or his/her assistant speak English.

Our hospital is Altınbaş Üniversitesi Medical Park Bahçelievler

RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
In University we have Pathology Lab, Anatomy Lab, Medical Biology Lab, Histology Lab, Biophysic Lab


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LODGING
Altınbaş University
TRANSPORTATION
Istanbul has 2 big airports one of them located in Asia (Sabiha Gökçen Airport) and the other is Europe (Istanbul Airport). You can use "Havaist" to go central places. https://hava.ist/en 

In Istanbul you can use all of the public transport metros, metrobusses, trams and ferries with one Istanbul Card.
Here are the maps of public transport: https://www.metro.istanbul/en/YolcuHizmetleri/AgHaritalari 




SOCIAL PROGRAM
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MUST SEE
Topkapi Palace: 15th century palace located beside the Bosphorus was where the sultans of the Ottoman Empire ruled up until the 19th century. The architecture and the jewels of that time is a must see.

Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii): A classic Ottoman mosque with a garden leading to Hagia Sophia. It's a walking distance to Topkapi Palace and Basilica Cistern.

Basilica Cistern (Yerebatan Sarniçi): Once stored the imperial supply for Byzantine emperors built in 6th century. The Medusa stones are worth a visit.

Hippodrome: Was begun in AD 203 and completed in AD 330. This place was center of Byzantine public life.

Istanbul Archaeology Museum: Very close to Topkapi Palace and very important museum contains the history of this region.

Grand Bazaar (Kapali Çarsi): Grand Bazaar makes you feel like you are shopping in a museum. It's a massive covered market.

Dolmabahçe Palace: It replaced Topkapi Palace as the main residence of the sultans.

Galata Tower: Built in 14th century and one of the Istanbul's most recognizable landmarks.

Taksim Square: İstiklal Caddesi (Independence Street) is a shopping street with restaurants and cafes. Also it is home to many churches and old buildings.

Maiden's Tower: Istanbul's Asian shore is easily reached by ferry from Eminönü dock across the Bosphorus. And this building has its own unique legend.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Please remember to bring your white coats & stethoscope & handbooks with you and don't forget that 80% attendance is mandatory to get the certificate.