The World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) and Turkish Society of Gastroenterology (TSG) Training Center in Ankara, Turkey, was inaugurated on April 10, 2015 in the newly renovated building that also houses the Turkish Society of Gastroenterology. The Training Center is under the direction of Professor Sedat Boyacioglu.
The Training Center mission is:
The center is in the private building of the Turkish Society of Gastroenterology which is located in the center of Ankara. The Training Center has six rooms, a conference room, and a library of its own. Each trainee will have a one year training program in gastroenterology at one of the Gastroenterology Departments of the three university hospitals in Ankara (Ankara, Hacettepe, or Gazi Universities). The training program will last for 12 months. The program will cover clinical gastroenterology, hepatology, and gastrointestinal endoscopy. The center will provide accommodation and a monthly scholarship of $500 for each trainee.
Center Director: Professor Sedat Boyacioglu
For information on courses, national and international trainees should contact:
Mrs. Sinem Ucak
Tel: +90 (312) 24 15 11
For more comprehensive information on the WGO and TSG Training Center, including the trainee application process, course offerings, and other details, please refer to the downloadable pdf:
Ankara Training Center Information Packet ()
The WGO would like to give special thanks to the the Turkish Society of Gastroenterology (TSG) and the pharmaceutical industry for their support and sponsorship of The WGO and TSG Training Center.