IU Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology Asst. Prof. Dr. Nuri Aydın has deserved to get “American Academy Scholarship”, which is given by American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS).
Asst. Prof. Dr. Nuri Aydın has been the person who deserves to get the scholarship among 250 international applications by taking his past studies and abroad activities into consideration.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Aydın, within the scholarship, has firstly given information about the orthopedics education and its current situation in Turkey to AAOS directors in the center of AAOS in Chicago. In the end of this meeting, he has been accepted as a member to AAOS and AANA (Arthroscopy Association of North America), which are the sponsors of the scholarship. Asst. Prof. Dr. Aydın, who has attended AANA’s master course about knees, has gained experience especially about meniscus transplant. He, then, has made observations in Stetson Powell Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Centre in Los Angeles Burbank. In the end of the program, Asst. Prof. Dr. Aydın has deserved to participate, as a guest, in the training activities which are held in International AAOS Congress every year by receiving the title of AAOS Alumni.
Translated by: İrem YAŞAR
IU Press and Public Relations Department