Faculty of Health Sciences

EORTC Best Speaker Award is received by Dr. Didem Karakaş

One of the fields of study of the EORTC, which is Europe's largest cancer research community, the pathobiology group organized its annual scientific meeting at our university this year. New findings from five scientists, three from our university, were presented.
In the meeting a faculty member from Istinye University, Didem Karakaş, received the Best Speaker Award for her presentation on a method she plans to develop for a more successful treatment of pancreatic cancer. Dr. Karakaş is the director of the research, which is a TUBITAK project. With this award, scientists from Europe showed their interest in the study.