<p align="center"><strong>TURKISH SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY<br /> WORLD KIDNEY DAY ACTIVITIES FOR THE YEAR 2011</strong></p> <p> </p> <ol> <li><strong>Kidney Health Survey for Press Members Media </strong></li> </ol> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td>Serum creatinine levels of press members checked between 1-10 March 2011 in Ä°stanbul free of charge.</td> </tr> <tr> <td width="90%">Kanal D (TV channel), Star (TV channel), CNN TURK (TV channel), DoÄan Press, DoÄan TV radios and thematic channels</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Hürriyet (newspaper)</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Zaman (newspaper)</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Fox TV</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Sabah (newspaper)</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>This activity was organised by the unconditional grant of the pharmaceutical company Roche.</p> <ol start="2"> <li><strong>School Visits</strong></li> </ol> <p>On 8 March 2011 two schools in each city; Aydın, Diyarbakır, ElazıÄ, Kayseri and Trabzon, visited by nephrology professors and posters hung up on the walls; notebooks, colorurful pencils and brochures handed out to the students and the professors informed these students and also teachers about kidney health and diseases.</p> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td colspan="2"><strong><u>Aydın</u></strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td width="25%">09:00</td> <td width="82%">Avukat Cemal Aldemir Primary School</td> </tr> <tr> <td>13:00</td> <td>Nahit MenteÅe Primary School</td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong>Professor in charge: </strong></td> <td>Dr. Harun Akar</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p> </p> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td colspan="2"><strong><u>Diyarbakır</u></strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td width="25%">09:00</td> <td width="82%"> <p>Ä°MKB KaracadaÄ Primary School</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>13:00</td> <td>YeniÅehir Ä°lçesi Mehmetçik Primary School</td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong>Professor in charge: </strong></td> <td>Dr. Ali Kemal KadiroÄlu</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p> </p> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td colspan="2"><strong><u>ElazıÄ</u></strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td width="25%">09:00</td> <td width="82%">Åehit Piyade BinbaÅı Zafer Kılıç Primary School</td> </tr> <tr> <td>13:30</td> <td>YurtbaÅı Åeker Primary School</td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong>Professor in charge: </strong></td> <td>Dr. Hüseyin Çeliker</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p> </p> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td colspan="2"><strong><u>Kayseri</u></strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td width="25%">10:00</td> <td width="82%">Refika Küçükçalık Primary School</td> </tr> <tr> <td>13:00 </td> <td>Hayriye DabanoÄlu Primary School</td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong>Professor in charge: </strong></td> <td>Dr. Murat SipahioÄlu</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p> </p> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td colspan="2"><strong><u>Trabzon</u></strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td width="25%">08:30  </td> <td width="82%">Kanuni Primary School</td> </tr> <tr> <td>13:00</td> <td>24 Åubat Primary School<strong> </strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong>Professor in charge: </strong></td> <td>Dr. Åükrü Ulusoy</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em><br /> Please click the links to see poster sessions</em><br /> <em>       <a href="pdf/okul_defter.pdf" target="_blank">Notebook</a></em><br /> <em>       <a href="pdf/okul_brosur.pdf" target="_blank">Brochure</a></em><br /> <em>       <a href="images/posterh.jpg" target="_blank">Poster</a></em></p> <ol start="3"> <li><strong>Handing Out Posters and Brochures in Nephrology Centers</strong></li> </ol> <p>Posters and brochures have been prepared in order to be handed out to public and also hang up the walls of health organisations which have nephrology units.</p> <p>This activity is organised by the unconditional grant of the pharmaceutical company Abbott.</p> <p>      <em>Please click the links to see poster sessions</em><br /> <em>       <a href="pdf/brosur_abbott.pdf" target="_blank">Brochure</a></em><br /> <em>       <a href="images/A3_poster.jpg" target="_blank">Poster</a></em></p> <ol start="4"> <li><strong>Press Briefing</strong></li> </ol> <p>In 10 March 2011, at 11.30 a.m., in The Marmara Hotel a press briefing took place in  which the board members Turkish Society of Nephrology; Prof. Dr. Gültekin Süleymanlar, Prof. Dr. Kenan AteÅ, Prof. Dr. Tevfik Ecder ve Prof. Dr. Bülent Altun, presented. </p> <p>This activity was organised by the contributions of Abbott.</p> <p><em>       <a href="pdf/basin_bildirisi.pdf" target="_blank">Click to see the press release</a></em></p> <ol start="5"><br /> <li><strong>Preparing Stands in Shopping Malls</strong></li> </ol> <p>Between 10 and 12 March 2011, in the shopping malls listed below  there will be TSN  stands and brochures, notebooks, colourful pencils and balloons will be handed out to visitors. Several informative videos about kidney health and diseases will also be shown to visitors. In this activity a hardworking kidney mascot is going to be used.</p> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="25%">Ankara</td> <td width="90%">Ankamall Shopping Mall</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Antalya</td> <td>Migros Shopping Mall</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Ä°stanbul</td> <td>Cevahir Shopping Mall</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Ä°stanbul</td> <td>Tepe Nautilus Shopping Mall   </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Ä°zmir</td> <td>Forum Bornova Shopping Mall</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The activity in Cevahir Shopping Mall is organised by the unconditional grant of  EczacibaÅi Baxter.</p> <p>Cevahir AlıÅveriÅ Merkezindeki etkinlik EczacıbaÅı Baxter&rsquo;in katkısıyla gerçekleÅtirilmektedir.</p> <p>      <em>Please click the links to poster sessions</em><br /> <em>       <a href="images/stand.jpg" target="_blank">Stand</a></em><br /> <em>       <a href="images/caliskan_bobrek.jpg" target="_blank">Hard Working Kidney</a></em><br /> <em>       <a href="pdf/defter.pdf" target="_blank">Notebook</a></em><br /> <em>       Notebook</em><br /> <em>       <a href="pdf/brosur.pdf" target="_blank">Brochure</a></em><br /> <em>       Brochure2</em><br /> <em>       <a href="images/postero.jpg" target="_blank">Poster</a></em></p> <ol start="6"> <li><strong>Television Videos<br /> </strong></li> </ol> <p>Three television ads, which are listed below, have been prepared and also &ldquo;the hardworking kidney spot&rdquo; has been updated</p> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="31%">Who are at high risk to have kidney disease?</td> <td width="69%"><em><a target="_blank" href="bobrek_hastaligi_kalbe_zarar_verir_mi.php?sayfa=2">Click to Watch</a></em></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Does kidney disease give harm to heart?</td> <td><em><a target="_blank" href="bobrek_hastaligi_kalbe_zarar_verir_mi.php?sayfa=4">Click to Watch</a></em></td> </tr> <tr> <td>What should we do to save our kidneys?</td> <td><em><a target="_blank" href="bobrek_hastaligi_kalbe_zarar_verir_mi.php?sayfa=6">Click to Watch</a></em></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Hardworking Kidney</td> <td><em>Soon</em></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <ol start="7"> <li><strong>Newspaper Advertisements</strong></li> </ol> <p>Several advertisements have been prepared to be published in three newspapers between 12 and 13 March 2011 in order to inform the public about kidney health and diseases</p> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="25%">12 March 2011</td> <td width="86%"><a href="/folders/file/Hurriyet_Cumartesi.pdf" target="_blank">Hürriyet Cumartesi - One forth (15.5 x 25 cm)</a></td> </tr> <tr> <td>13 March 2011</td> <td><a href="/folders/file/Milliyet_Pazar.pdf" target="_blank">Milliyet Cadde - One forth (15.5 x 20 cm)</a></td> </tr> <tr> <td>13 March 2011 </td> <td><a href="/folders/file/Pazar_Postasi.pdf" target="_blank">Pazar Postası - One forth (15.4 x 20 cm)</a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>This activity is made possible by the unconditional grant of  the pharmaceutical company Abbott.</p> <ol start="8"> <li><strong>Banners in Football Matches </strong></li> </ol> <p><a href="images/pankart.jpg" target="_blank">Click to see Banners in Football Matches </a></p> <p>A banner that says &ldquo;Protect your kidneys, save your heart&rdquo; has been prepared for teams to hold at the beginning of the game at three Super League matches, that are going to be played and broadcasted on television between 11-14 March.</p> <table cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2" border="0" width="98%"> <tbody> <tr> <td>12 March 2011</td> <td>Kardemir DÇ Karabükspor - Bursaspor</td> </tr> <tr> <td>13 March 2011</td> <td>Fenerbahçe - Konyaspor</td> </tr> <tr> <td>13 March 2011</td> <td>Ankaragücü - Galatasaray</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <ol start="9"> <li><strong>Attending in Television Programs</strong></li> </ol> <p>The members of Turkish Society of Nephrology are going to attend in lot of television programs at 10 March 2011 and in that week, in order to inform the people about kidney health and diseases.</p> <p>Abbott, Roche and EczacibaÅi-Baxter are contributing to these activities.</p> <p><img height="17" width="17" alt="" src="/folders/image/pdf_ikon.gif" /> Please <a target="_blank" href="/folders/file/TSN-WKD_synopsis.pdf"> click here</a> to see all synopsis</p>
Turkish Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation Journal
World Kidney Day
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