An honorary professor degree was conferred upon Professor Poul Flemming Høilund-Carlsen from Nuclear Medicine Department of Odense University Hospital on 3 September, 2016. The ceremony was held at the conference hall of chancellor's office where a number of high-ranking authorities and academic members attended it. Professor Abass Alavi, Professor of Radiology and Neurology from the University of Pennsylvania was also among the attending people.
In this event Professor Mohammad Hossein Somi, the Chancellor, gave some brief information about Tabriz University of Medical Sciences and thanked Professor Høilund-Carlsen for all his collaborations with the University during the past 2 years.
Furthermore, Professor Høilund-Carlsen expressed his gratitude for the degree and mentioned some of his proposed activities for the future.