Vladimer Kuchava

ESMO National Representative in Georgia

Term 2015 – 2016
Address Institute of Clinical Oncology
Tbilisi
Georgia
Country

Georgia

Vladimer Kuchava

Professor Vladimer Kuchava is Medical Director at the Institute of Clinical Oncology of Tbilisi and Deputy Director of the Oncologist Specialisation Programme for Georgia, the national Residency Programme in Medical Oncology.

Specialised in Medical Oncology and Thoracic Surgeon, Prof. Kuchava is also currently involved in the consultative scientific board working on Medical Oncology under the supervision of the Georgian Parliament. He is a member of ESMO and of the Georgian Association of Oncology, and holds several international professional memberships, such as the European Association for Cancer Research, the Union for International Cancer Control, and the European School of Oncology. 

Prof. Kuchava has over ten years' experience in teaching and supervising PhD students and candidates and has authored and co-authored more than 100 publications, mostly scientific articles.

In 2011 he received the National Award and Prize of Georgia in the field of Medicine.