Emergency Medicine Association of Turkey by Erciyes in Kayseri in order to create awareness against avalanches Nature Medicine Working Group was held Training of Trainers.
During the trainings held in Kayseri Erciyes Mountain, a team of 10 people consisting of emergency medicine specialists and academicians were given theoretical and practical information about avalanche awareness, precautions, ability to survive in nature, principles of search and rescue, accidental hypothermia.
Kayseri Provincial Health Director Assoc. Dr. Ali Ramazan Benli, Chairman of the Board of Erciyes A.Ş. Murat Cahid Cıngı, Emergency Medicine Association of Turkey (EMAT) Chairman Prof. Dr. Süleyman Türedi, Head of TATD Natural Medicine Working Group Dr. Lecturer See Feridun Çelikmen, Chief Physician of Kayseri State Hospital Exp. Dr. İsmail Altıntop, TATD Board Member Prof. Dr. Bülent Erbil and Instructors attended.
In the program, where extensive training on nature medicine was given, information was also given about measures to be taken during search and rescue activities in avalanches falling on the infrastructure such as avalanches exposed to mountaineers / tour skiers, ski resort.
TATD Natural Medicine Working Group trainer Feridun Çelikmen said that they decided to organize training to raise awareness after the casualties in Uludağ and Van.
lost in the mountains in winter and get financing Steel recently stating that the agenda, "Turkey as an Emergency Medical Association have organized a training camp in Kayseri. This is the first time we are doing such a camp. We started theoretical trainings yesterday, and we will continue with practices today. " said.
İsmail Altıntop, Chief Physician of Kayseri State Hospital and one of the founders of the Natural Medicine Working Group, stated that they are happy to carry out an important activity in Kayseri and Erciyes.
explaining that Turkey will be trained 10 trainers from around Altintop, "This tutorial will educate many people in Turkey. They will have all kinds of knowledge in this area. This event is the first, but we believe that Erciyes will continue to host these activities from now on. " he spoke.
Erciyes AŞ Chairman of the Board of Directors Dr. Murat Cahid Cıngı emphasized that one of the most important issues that Erciyes Ski Center comes to the fore is security measures.
Stating that they are open to all kinds of education activities related to safety and they will continue to support it, Cıngı said, “As the leader ski center in the sector, our indispensable safety. The only mountain Erciyes made without a safety helmet while skiing in Turkey. We are not content with taking many security-related measures, and we also try to take a leadership position in areas such as search and rescue and first aid, in order to set an example for all our mountains for the future. " used the expression.