Message from the Dean

  • MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN

Tokat Gaziosmanpaşa University Faculty of Health Sciences has started Education and Training as Tokat School of Health in 1996, and in 2016 as a result of the necessary infrastructure and academic preparations, it was changed to Faculty of Health Sciences with the decision of Council of Ministers.

Our faculty; Nutrition and Dietetics, Language and Speech Therapy, Midwifery, Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Nursing, Audiology, Health Management and Social Services, including special areas of health sciences are a combination. Midwifery, Nursing and Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation departments are continuing education activities. In 2018-2019 academic year, the Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation started accepting students.

In addition, the Department of Midwifery receives a student with a master's program. Our students can continue their education with ”Erasmus Student Learning Mobility” between 3-12 months abroad. Internship mobility can also be done abroad. Our students can continue their education in a university in two semesters with briefly called Farabi Exchange Program 

(between   Higher Education Institutions Student and Faculty Member with Exchange Program).

Students who graduated from Midwifery Department; they can work at the Ministry of Health and hospitals affiliated to the University, private hospitals, maternity hospitals, birth clinics, community health centers, family health centers and dispensaries. Graduated students can also work as a lecturer in the midwifery department of the Faculty of Health Sciences and School of Health.

Students who graduated from Nursing Department can work ; all private and public hospitals, family health centers, medical centers, community health centers, rehabilitation centers, health institutions providing outpatient diagnosis and treatment services, elderly care homes, schools, workplace health units, home care services, emergency health services and dispensaries Graduated students can also work as a lecturer in the midwifery department of the Faculty of Health Sciences and School of Health.

The Faculty of Health Sciences has a young, dynamic and well-equipped teaching staff as an educational institution aiming at interdisciplinary integration. Based on today's changing health needs, our training programs are constantly updated taking into account the feedback received from internal and external stakeholders. Our students take part in practices that contribute to the improvement of public health and health.

Our goal is to protect and develop the health of the individual, the family and the society, to provide service at the level of innovation and change, at the level of occupational standards, to take a role and responsibility in education, management and research, to develop his / her professional career, to adopt lifelong learning as a principle and to be sensitive, to our national problems, to educate health professionals who are able to analyze social health problems.

We welcome students in 2018-2019 school year and wish them success.

     Love and respect,                                                                               Prof. Dr. Hacı Ömer ATEŞ

                                                                                                                                       Dean V.