Second meeting of the 2018-2019 academic year was held on 30 November at the Sevgi Gönül Cultural Center, during which 2017-2018 Outstanding Achievement Awards were given. Awards are presented to outstanding KU faculty in research, after a thorough assessment process, just like every year. We are honored to announce that three estimable scientists from our faculty are granted with the Outstanding Achievement Award.

We would like to state our gratitude to Prof. Dr. Hülya Kayserili Karabey from the Department of Medical Genetics, Assoc. Prof. Müjdat Zeybel from Gastroenterology and Hepatology who received the Outstanding Achievement Award, and KUSOM Vice Dean Prof. Dr. İhsan Solaroğlu who received the KU President’s Award, for the values they added to science, medical education, and our faculty. Congratulations to our three scientists for their achievement.