EGE UNIVERSITY

FACULTY OF MEDICINE

Education

Ege University Faculty of Medicine is one of the prestigious and well-established medical schools accepting most successful students in Turkey. The outcome-based education program in our Faculty is horizontally and vertically integrated based on the functional properties of the organ systems. Curriculum which has been designed on student centered and community oriented strategies is divided 5 phases and 10 integrated preclinical and 6 clinical blocks. Theoretical and practical education covers overview of basic medical sciences, normal structure and functions of the body, pathology and pathophysiology of the systems and introduction to the clinical sciences in first three years. The medical education in the fourth and fifth years consists of theoretical and practical training in all internal and surgical medical departments. Sixth year covers twelve-month internship program including ten main departments. Our university hospital provides an extensive educational and practical opportunity to our students with two-thousand inpatient capacity.
 
The education program of the Ege University Faculty of Medicine, was accredited twice by Turkish Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Medical Education Programs (TEPDAD) since 2010.
 
KEY LEARNING OUTCOMES
1. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Physician" will be able to acquire and use the knowledge, skills & attitudes on basic, clinical and social sciences that are required for individual and community-based health care delivery.
2. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Physician" will be able to implement preventive, therapeutic and rehabilitative medical practice intrinsic to primary health care and record all these practices while evaluating the patients with a holistic approach.
3. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Physician" will be able to know the ways to improve knowledge, attitudes and skills obtained during medical education and use them throughout professional career.
4. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Physician" will be able to seek help properly from other healthcare providers when necessary and use this support while being aware of the extensions of self-knowledge and skills.
5. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Physician" will be able to fulfill medical tasks, within the frame of good medical practice and ethical principles with no discrimination. Achieve professional responsibilities by respecting safety and privacy of both patients and healthcare providers by placing humanitarian values in the foreground.
6. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Physician" will be able to use up-to-date information and health technologies required for medical profession.
7. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Physician" will be able to manage the administrative and legal situations encountered while providing primary health care.
8. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Physician" will be able to be aware of the importance of rational use of laboratory tests and medicines during routine medical practice. Plan diagnosis and treatment of patients according to this awareness.
9. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Health Advocate" will be able to identify and monitor the status of individual and community health, factors affecting this status and health requirements using appropriate methods and tools, and perform relevant practices.
10. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Health Advocate" will be able to plan and pursue educational and consulting processes for health promotion.
11. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Health Advocate" will be able to differentiate all national and international policies and practices affecting health. Evaluate the possible effects of these practices and advocate in scientific ground.
12. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Health Advocate" will be able to advocate for basic ethical principles such as ensuring equal access for health services and eliminating barriers.
13. Ege University Faculty of Medicine Graduates as a "Health Advocate" will be able to develop suggestions to support the rights of patients, physicians and other health care workers.
14. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Scientist" will be able to critically appraise the knowledge and resources and achieve personal development independently.
15. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Scientist" will be able to contribute to the creation, sharing, implementation and development of new information using scientific methods within the frame of ethical principles.
16. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Communicator" will be able to be a competent user of Turkish language primarily and also at least one commonly used foreign language in a level to understand and interpret medical literature and transfer the acquired knowledge to medical practice.
17. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Communicator" will be able to establish qualified communication skills based on mutual understanding, trust and respect with patients, patient relatives, colleagues and other healthcare professionals.
18. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Communicator" will be able to accurately gather information required for medical care from patients, patient relatives, colleagues, other healthcare providers and health records, and use and share this information within the frame of ethical principles.
19. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Team Member" will be able to fulfill professional responsibilities and duties in any team while knowing the limitations of all team members and seek team’s success.
20. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Team Member" will be able to effectively share knowledge, skills and experiences with colleagues and other healthcare workers in contribution to their professional development and give advices when necessary.
21. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Leader and Director" will be able to actively craft personal development including self-learning, working hours and career.
22. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Leader and Director" will be able to manage and serve in the health unit they work, appropriately using resources, labor force and the social networks, for the benefit of public, within the limits of responsibility.
23. Ege University Faculty of Medicine graduate as a "Leader and Director" will be able to support projects about planning, implementation and evaluation of health services to increase the efficiency.
 
 
 
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