2008 TASSA Election Results

Dear Member,
2008 TASSA Elections are now completed. A total of 50 regular and overseas members (out of 173 eligible voters) participated in the voting. We are pleased to announce the following election results indicating the votes received by the candidates:

Refik Soyer, Ph.D. 44 votes

Membership Committee Chair:
Alican Dalkilic, MD, MPH 27 votes
Ali Cinar 21 votes

Health and Biomedical Sciences Technical Group Representative (out of 75 eligible voters):
Gokce Toruner, MD, Ph.D. 17 votes

Daver Kahvecioglu, Ph.D. 39 votes
Hurriyet Ok, D.Sc. 41 votes

Based on the above results, we congratulate the following elected TASSA officers for 2009-2010 and wish them success:

Refik Soyer, Treasurer
Alican Dalkilic, Membership Committee Chair
Gokce Toruner, Health and Biomedical Sciences Technical Group Representative
Daver Kahvecioglu, Auditor
Hurriyet Ok, Auditor

We would like to thank all candidates and voting members who participated in this election. TASSA looks forward to working with all of you towards our common goal of building a sustainable science and technology bridge between Turkey and the U.S.


Bylaws and Elections Committee