"Meeting on the Path of Nursing" event, organised within the
framework of the Scientific Activities of the Faculty of Nursing, was presented
by Research Assistant Kemal Elyeli. The aim of the event is to bring students
together with professionals who play a leading role in the field of nursing and
are role models.
• Guest Speaker
Dr. Sultan Kav, who has 25 years of experience in nursing and is a member of
many national and international organisations, was invited as a guest speaker.
Prof. Sultan Kav has left a positive impact on nurses, students and oncology
patients, especially in the field of oncology nursing.
• Education and Career Journey
Sultan Kav shared her nursing education and career journey, inspiring students
to maximise their potential. She talked about her experiences in Turkey and
abroad and her roles in national/international organisations.
• Nursing Practice and International Cooperation
Sultan Kav gave information about national and international opportunities and
collaborations in nursing practice. She emphasised the importance of nurses
specialising in their own fields and being active at the international level.
• Question and Answer and Participant Relations
event continued with the participants asking questions to Prof. Sultan Kav and
other speakers. Information was exchanged on topics such as nursing practice,
education, international co-operation and career opportunities.
Achievements of the Event
Professional Development and Networking: Participants will understand the
positive impact that networking and membership of various organisations, both
nationally and internationally, can have on career development and how such
connections and membership can be beneficial in terms of professional
development, knowledge and skills acquisition.
Practice and Certification: Participants will understand the differences
between nursing practice and certification requirements in different countries
and learn how to integrate into practice in their own countries.
Patient and Family Relationships: Participants will understand the challenges
of working in the field of oncology nursing and the importance of relationships
with patients and their families in this field. They will also learn strategies
to improve their empathy and communication skills.
Career Planning: Participants will understand the various stages that can be
encountered in the nursing career journey and the strategic decisions that can
be made during these stages. They will also learn how to identify their own
career goals and plan the steps necessary to achieve these goals.
Understanding Professional Ethics: Students will understand the importance of
professional ethics in nursing practice and how this ethics should be applied
in terms of patient care, patient safety and professional responsibilities.