Professor in Molecular Biology and Genetics
School of Medicine
Ekaterine Kldiashvili holds an MSc in Biology – Cell and Molecular Biology (1995) and a Ph.D. in Histology, Cytology and Embryology (2003) from the Tbilisi State University. She works as the Executive Director of Georgian Telemedicine Union (Association). Ms. Kldiashvili is the Head of the Center of Molecular Pathology and Early Diagnostics at New Vision University Hospital”. She also managed projects funded by Rustaveli Science Foundation and 700 for Science, twining projects of IncoNet Eastern Partnership, the whole activity of the Georgian Telemedicine Union (Association) and the establishment of eHealth network in Georgia. Ms. Kldiashvili was the Principal Investigator of NATO Networking Infrastructure and BSEC projects. Prior to joining the Georgian Telemedicine Union (Association), she worked at the Department of Pathology of Central Clinic of the Tbilisi State Medical University where she established and lead the electron microscopy laboratory. Ms. Kldiashvili was trained in the cytological diagnosis of malignant tumors at the Department of Oncology of the Tbilisi State Medical Academy (2002, Tbilisi, Georgia) and Gynecological Cytology Diagnostics by application of the Liquid Based Cytology Method at the company “HOLOGIC” (2014, Rome, Italy). She presented activities and projects of the Georgian Telemedicine Union (Association) at Med-e-Tel (2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2010), Telemedicine Week 2005 (Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium), II International Seminar on Telemedicine (Ukraine, 2006), Telemedicine Conference in South Africa (2006), 2nd International Conference and Exhibition on Pathology (2013, USA), The 2014 Pathology Congress and The Pathology Conference (2014, 2015, UK).