News - Medicine
Trainings for Doctors of the National Football League and National Team
29 Jun 2019
NVU Clinical Skills Laboratory and Training Center trainers lead a training on Emergency Response Management for 36 doctors of the National Football Leagues and the National Football Team.
Cooperation with the MediClub Georgia
26 Jun 2019
On June 26, A Memorandum of Cooperation was signed between New Vision University and MediClub Georgia.
New Dean at School of Medicine
1 Jun 2019
On June 1, the Council of the School of Medicine elected Shorena Chumburidze as a Dean.
World No Tobacco Day
31 May 2019
On May 31, New Vision University joined the campaign of World No Tobacco Day. Every year various educational and promotional events are held to reduce tobacco harmful effects.
Sophie Bojgua, NVU Ph.D. student, Receives International Certificate in Colposcopy IFCPC/IARC Course
29 May 2019
Sophie Bojgua, Ph.D. student and Assistant Professor at NVU, has successfully completed the OSCE organized by the International Federation of Cervical Pathology and Colposcopy (IFCPC).
Workshop on Happiness and Health
20 May 2019
On May 28 at 13:00, New Vision University will host J. Schumacher facilitating a workshop on Happiness, Health, Healing, and Hypnosis.
NVU Clinical Skills Laboratory and Training Center Training Course for School Children
17 May 2019
On May 17, NVU Clinical Skills Laboratory organized ERC course in Basic Life Support Algorithm (BLS) for graduate class students from school 'Logos'.
NVU Clinical Skills Laboratory and Training Center Courses
13 May 2019
On May 8 to 12, the academic staff of NVU and doctors and residents of the University Hospital participated in ERC training course in BLS and PBLS organized by NVU Clinical Skills Laboratory and Training Center.
Free Medical Examination Program in Chiatura
4 May 2019
New Vision University Hospital doctors offered free medical consultations and examinations at Geo Hospitals ambulatory for the citizens of Chiatura. The Hospital provided services of traumatologist, neurologist, therapist and oncologists.
ESO-ESMO Masterclass in Oncology
18 Apr 2019
On April 12-17, Mariam Abuladze, a NVU Ph.D student and Assistant Professor, attended the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) and the European School of Oncology (ESO) joint Masterclass in clinical oncology.
Annulment of the Obligation Encompassing Medical Institutions to “Send” Patients to Each Other
4 Apr 2019
Tbilisi City Court rendered an important decision regarding the contract clause between medical institutions which stipulated the obligation of the parties to send the patients to each other for providing particular medical services.
A Presentation of Project INSIMU Virtual Patient
29 Mar 2019
On 29th March, New Vision University hosted a presentation on a new large-scale project - Insimu Virtual Patient. InSimu is a mobile application which enables students to have virtual patients.
Free Medical Examination in Batumi
18 Mar 2019
New Vision University Hospital clinicians visited Batumi on March 16th to provide medical examinations and consultations to more than 300 patients.
BLS – Basic Life Support Training Program
16 Mar 2019
Twelve trainers have been trained (ToT) in BLS – Basic Life Support Algorithm in cooperation with Rotterdam University Medical Center and European Resuscitation Council (ERC).
World Rare Disease Day
1 Mar 2019
On February 28, the Georgian Foundation for Genetic and Rare Diseases (GeRaD) with New Vision University celebrated World Rare Disease Day at the 'Holiday Inn Hotel'.
Admission to the Ph.D. Program in Medicine
15 Feb 2019
For enrollment in the doctorate program, interested parties should submit following documents:
Public Lectures Cycle on Cancer Prevention
13 Feb 2019
New Vision University Hospital continues public lectures series in the framework of the Cancer Prevention activites.
Public Lecture on Cancer Diseases Prevention
6 Feb 2019
On February 5, Liana Chumburidze, New Vision University Hospital Executive Director, visited Georgian-American High School students where she conducted an introductory lecture about cancer prevention.
Winter School of Woman’s Health
4 Feb 2019
On February 1-2, Winter School of Woman’s health was held at Gudauri.
Promotion of Cancer Diseases Prevention
31 Jan 2019
World Cancer Day is celebrated internationally on February 4. Cancer is still one of the main causes of death in the world today.
Elene Khurtsidze is a Winner of Italian Respiratory Society Research Grants Competition
16 Jan 2019
Elene Khurtsidze, NVU Clinical Skills lecturer, will participate in a research of the University of Milan Hospital within the framework of Italian Respiratory Society Research Project.
Defense of PHD Thesis
23 Dec 2018
On December 22, Bidzina Kanashvili defended the work on Early Verification and Management of Polytrauma induced Sepsis and Septic Shock.
Trainings for Doctors of the National Football League and National Team
16 Dec 2018
On December 14-16, Training on Emergency Response Management in Football Practice was organized by NVU Skills Laboratory and Training Center.
New Vision without Age Limits
14 Dec 2018
On December 14, University hosted more than 150 beneficiaries of the New Vision University Hospital and National Pensioners Union joint project in Geriatric Care.
Free Medical Consultation with Professor Mahmoud Hafez
5 Dec 2018
Professor Mahmoud Hafez, an expert at the International Society for Orthopedic Surgeons and Traumatology, provided free medical consultation to Georgian citizens at New Vision University Hospital.
Professor Mahmoud Hafez's Public Lecture
3 Dec 2018
On December 3, Mahmoud Hafez, NVU Professor and member of Executive Committee of Computer Assisted Orthopedic Surgery (CAOS).
ESMO Preceptorship on Kidney Cancer
25 Nov 2018
Sophie Bojgua, NVU Medical School assistant and Ph.D. student attended the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Preceptorship on Metastatic Bladder and Kidney Cancer.
Presentation of the first results of Social Project on Geriatric Care
21 Nov 2018
On 20th November, a presentation of first results of Social Project on Geriatric Care was held at New Vision University Hospital.
ESMO Preceptorship on Lymphoma
16 Nov 2018
Mariam Abuladze, MD, Medical Oncology resident, PhD student at New Vision University attended European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) Preceptorship on Lymphoma, held in Lugano, Switzerland.
Enhancement of Oncological Patient’s Quality of Life through Intraoperative Radiotherapy
16 Nov 2018
New Phase of one of the NVU’s priority research projects: Enhancement of Oncological Patient’s Quality of Life through Intraoperative Radiotherapy has been approved.
Parasportmen success in IV Children’s Paralympic Games
16 Nov 2018
On November 13-14, eleven athletes of the Children’s Parasport Development Association of Georgia participated in Children’s Paralympic Games, in Sumqayit (Azerbaijan).
Medical Doctor Program Accreditation according to the WFME Standards
5 Nov 2018
Accreditation Council of National Center for Education Quality Enhancement (NCEQE) re-accredited unconditionally NVU Medical School’s Medical Doctor Program for next seven years.
Plenary Presentation Conducted at EuroSciCon International Conference
5 Nov 2018
Rusudan Sujashvili, Professor in Biophysics conducted a plenary presentation at International Conference of Cancer Stem Cells and Oncology Research.
Cooperation with Pomeranian Medical University
4 Nov 2018
On November 1-4, Professor Oleg Kvlividze participated in International Conference of European Society for Phenylketonuria and Allied Disorders Treated as Phenylketonuria (E.S.PKU) in Venice, Italy.
Cooperation with University of Potsdam
27 Oct 2018
Representatives of the School of Medicine visited the University of Potsdam, the Department of Medicine and Sports. The meeting aimed the planning of joint projects.
Medical School Meets on Networking and Experience Sharing
23 Sep 2018
NVU Medical School’s Networking and Experience Sharing Staff meeting took place, which was dedicated to inclusion of new staff members in ongoing teaching process from Fall 2018.
The First Defense of Doctoral Thesis
8 Sep 2018
On September 7th, the Medical School of New Vision University held the first defense of Doctoral Thesis.
Natalia Tsereteli's Presentation at AMEE International Conference
31 Aug 2018
On August 30th Natalia Tsereteli made poster presentation at AMEE International Conference in Basel.
Presentation of NVU MD Curriculum’s Spiral Approach
29 Aug 2018
On 27th August, David Kereselidze presented NVU MD Curriculum’s Spiral Approach at the Annual Conference of AMEE (Association of Medical Education in Europe), held in Congress Center Basel (Switzerland).
Medical School Problem-Based Learning (PBL) Tutors Training
16 Aug 2018
On August 15, Eighteen Medical School tutors have been trained for the university Problem-Based Learning (PBL) methodologies and practices.
Working Visit of the Minister of Healthcare of the Republic of Armenia
7 Aug 2018
On August 6, the Healthcare Minister of the Republic of Armenia, Arsen Torosyan, held a visit at New Vision University.
Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education Courses
3 Aug 2018
New Vision University gained accreditation of two Continuing Medical Education (CME) courses by the Ministry of Health of Georgia.
Amer Al Rawas’s Lectures on Artificial Intelligence and Medical Informatics
7 Jul 2018
Chairman of the Middle East Leadership Academy, Dr. Amer Al Rawas, delivered public lectures for the Medical School students on Medical Informatics.
Training of Trainers in Basic Life Support (BLS)
25 Jun 2018
Since May 2018, a training program for trainers in basic life support has been launched. At the first stage, the team composed of ten participants completed the three-level training course.
Students' Presenting at the X National Congress on Asthma and Immunology and VI European Congress on Asthma, COPD and Respiratory Allergy
20 Jun 2018
On June 15-19, hotel Radisson Blu Iveria hosted National Congress on Asthma and Immunology as well as VI European Congress on Asthma and COPD.
New Vision University Hospital Program for Georgian Writers Association
20 Jun 2018
On June 19, doctors of the New Vision University Hospital visited the Georgian Writers Association and provided them with the information about the free screening program.
Free Medical Screening Campaign
16 Jun 2018
On June 16, New Vision University Hospital doctors conducted free medical screenings for 300 beneficiaries in the mountainous village of Becho, Mestia region. The campaign took place under the invitation of Ushba community.
World Blood Donor Day
15 Jun 2018
On June 14, New Vision University Blood Bank visited Aleksandre Aladashvili Clinic in order to acknowledge the World Blood Donor Day.
"Help Others, Donate Blood, Save Life"
14 Jun 2018
On June 14, New Vision University Blood Bank celebrated World Blood Donor Day. Volunteers visited the blood bank and after thorough consultation many of them were able to donate blood, thus saving the lives of others.
The Success of Child Para Athletes
8 Jun 2018
Georgian athletes successfully participated in the international games in Ganja held by the Azerbaijan Children's Paralympic Association.
Cooperation with Shimadzu Corporation on Research Projects
5 Jun 2018
On June 4, NVU and University Hospital delegation visited the Head Office of Shimadzu Corporation (Kyoto, Japan) to discuss possibilities of joint research projects.
Memorandum of Cooperation with Kyoto College of Medical Science
4 Jun 2018
On June 4, New Vision University signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with Kyoto College of Medical Science (Japan).
Meeting of the Medical School Curriculum Committee
28 May 2018
On May 26-27, Medical School Curriculum Committee held an extended meeting in Borjomi.
AMCI Preparatory Program for FMGE/MCI Screening Test
23 May 2018
On May 26, 11:00 am, the AMCI Preparatory Program for FMGE/MCI Screening Test will be launched.
Celebrating Maharashtra Day with Blood Donation Campaign
1 May 2018
On May 1, Indian students of the School of Medicine celebrated Indian national holiday - Maharashtra Day, with Blood Donation campaign.
Memorandum with Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University
30 Apr 2018
On April 30, the Memorandum of Cooperation was signed between New Vision University and Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University.
Screening Sessions of New Vision University Hospital in Gori
16 Apr 2018
On April 14, doctors from the New Vision University Hospital provided free medical examinations for up to two hundred beneficiaries in Gori.
Results of the Competition
14 Mar 2018
The Academic Board has approved the results of the selection of new academic staff. Accordingly, from 1st March, 2018, the number of university academic personnel exceeds 100.
ESMO Preceptorship on Lung Cancer
9 Mar 2018
Sophie Bojgua, NVU Medical School assistant has attended the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Preceptorship on Lung Cancer held on 7-9 March 2018, in Manchester, United Kingdom.
A referendum on making lectures mandatory to attend
5 Mar 2018
On March 3, 480 students of Medical School participated in the online referendum.
Promoting the Idea of Blood Donation
16 Feb 2018
On February 16th, the New Vision University Hospital staff initiated the promotional campaign of blood donation. The campaign aims to expand public awareness and to increase access to blood components.
Saved Lives with Your Blood
14 Feb 2018
Blood components are vital for many patients. That is why the Blood Bank of New Vision University provides you an opportunity for you to become a donor for those who need it.
Expansion of Palliative Care Unit
9 Feb 2018
Existing demand in the country on these specific services encouraged the expansion of the Palliative Care Unit at the New Vision University Hospital.
International Arthroplasty Conference
23 Jan 2018
The academic staff and doctorate students of the School of Medicine were invited to the "International Arthroplasty Conference", in Cairo; within the framework of the conference, NVU representatives conducted a workshop.
Report delivered at the International Conference on Radiation Protection
18 Dec 2017
Coordinator of the Radiobiology Research Laboratory, Salome Kiparoidze, delivered a report at the Radiation Protection International Conference.
An open competition for the academic positions
8 Dec 2017
New Vision University is pleased to announce an open competition for the following academic positions at the School of Medicine in Natural Sciences (life science) and Medicine (fundamental, clinical and other health sciences).
Developmental Evaluation of the Medical Doctor Program
6 Dec 2017
International accreditation expert group conducted a recommendatory assessment of the Medical Doctor Program within the framework of the program of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia - STUDY IN GEORGIA.
Publicly Beneficial Research
22 Nov 2017
Within the framework of the cooperation of the university and Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of the Autonomous Republic of Abkhazia, preliminary discussion and identification of themes of the "Publicly Beneficial Research" were held.
Work Presented at the China's International Conference on " World Gene Convention- 2017“
15 Nov 2017
NVU professor Rusudan Sujashvili, presented work at China's International Convention on "World Gene Conference- 2017“.
Charity Event Organized by NVU Medical Students
14 Nov 2017
On November 14th, within the framework of 'Children's Day Festival', NVU Medical School students organized a charity event with great enthusiasm.
NVU team participates in Willem C. Vis Moot boot camp
9 Oct 2017
New Vision University newly-selected team of the Willem C. Vis Moot in international commercial arbitration participates in 4-day intensive training, or Boot Camp, organized by "Arbitration Initiative Georgia" (AIG).
Public lecture of Doctor M. Arzomand
6 Oct 2017
Clinical head of the Queen Mary’s Hospital for Children, Doctor of Medicine M.L. Arzomand conducted a public lecture on "Postgraduate Education in Great Britain".
Presentation of Students' Scientific Society
3 Oct 2017
The goal of the society is to promote students' scientific activities, inform public on research projects, and deepen cooperation with local and international organizations with similar objectives.
Professor Hafez Visits New Vision University
24 Jul 2017
Professor Mahmoud Hafez, from Kairo University, held a working visit at New Vision University.
Presentation of Children's Parasport Development Association of Georgia
21 Jun 2017
On June 19th, New Vision University hosted the presentation of the mission and objectives of the Children's Parasport Development Association. The association was founded by New Vision University in partnership with the Georgian National Paralympic Committee.
Public Lectures by Briggita B. Jann on on Modern Aspects of Neurorehabilitation
31 May 2017
On May 29-30, Briggita B. Jann, a Мediсal Diгeсtoг of the Center for Rehabilitation Mediсine at Еmory University Hospitals, held public lectures on Modern Aspects of Neurorehabilitation.
Foundation of Georgian Children's Parasport Development Association
27 Apr 2017
On April 27, New Vision University in partnership with the Georgian National Paralympic Committee founded the "Georgian Children's Parasport Development Association".
International Congress “European Security and Stability in a Complex Global Order - The Case of Neighbourhood Policy“
19 Apr 2017
On 9-10th May 2017, the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence at Warsaw School of Economics (CEWSE) in partnership with New Vision University will host a CEWSE International Congress.
Conference on Intraoperative Radiotherapy
11 Apr 2017
On April 6th, the hotel "Biltmore" hosted a conference on intraoperative radiotherapy, which discussed innovative methods of treating cancer through INTRABEAM device.
Seminar and Workshop on Patient Safety
10 Apr 2017
Issues discussed at the seminar included: the errors produced in medical practice and the causes of those fallacies, organizational and communication problems as well as preventative efforts to avoid and/or fix damage to the patients.
Free screening program at New Vision University Hospital
23 Mar 2017
New Vision University hospital is engaged in a "Disease Screening" program, which aims to encourage early stage diagnosis for breast, cervical, prostate and colorectal cancer.
New Vision University Hospital doctors provided free medical examination for IDPs living in Tskneti
22 Mar 2017
New Vision University Hospital provided a free medical examination for Involuntary Displaced People living in Tskneti.
Patient Safety Seminar and Workshop
18 Mar 2017
Patient Safety Seminar and Workshop will be held on March 31st and April 1st, 2017 at New Vision University Campus for Undergraduate Studies, 11 Bokhua st.,Tbilisi.
Ph.D. student in Medicine to defend a thesis
14 Mar 2017
On March 10th, 2017, doctoral student Koba Shanava presented a defense of a thesis which was created within the framework of a supervised research.
Seasonal School on "Cellular secretion in norm and pathology: from neurological diseases to diabetes"
13 Mar 2017
New Vision University in collaboration with Ilia State University and Ivane Beritashvili Center of Experimental Biomedicine on May 1-9, 2017 will hold seasonal school on the issue of "Cellular Secretion in Norm and Pathology."
Admission to the Ph.D. Program in Medicine
2 Mar 2017
New Vision University announces admission to the Ph.D. program in Medicine. Duration: 3 years (180 credits). Language: Georgian and/or English in accordance with doctoral student preference.
New Vision University Hospital Interns were awarded with Certificates
4 Feb 2017
Following the successful completion of internships, New Vision University School of Medicine students were granted certificates. The internship involved a month-long assistantship to the nurses.
New Vision University Medical School becomes AMSE member
13 Jan 2017
On January 13, 2017, New Vision University Medical School joined the Association of Medical Schools in Europe (AMSE) with an aim to share experiences in the fields of education, research and management.
Intraoperative Radiation Therapy at the New Vision University Hospital
15 Dec 2016
For the effective medical treatment of ooncological diseases, New Vision University Hospital has introduced the intraoperative radiation therapy.
New Vision University hosts IncoNet Twinning Project Members
29 Nov 2016
New Vision University hosted European partners on behalf of the IncoNet Twinning project. Within the framework of the project, partners performed lectures on various topics such as cancer screening, immune mechanisms, recurrence, and metastasis, HPV-induced oncology disease diagnostics.
Seminar on the Cancer Therapy-related Dysfunction
29 Nov 2016
New Vision University hosted a joint event with New Vision University Hospital and the Jo Ann Medical Center. Within the framework of the event, Head of the Adult Cardiology department at the Jo Ann Medical Center, Giorgi Kacharava, held a seminar on the issue of cancer therapy-related dysfunction.
New Vision University in two new IncoNet twinning projects
27 Oct 2016
New Vision University participates in two new IncoNet twinning projects: "Human Papillomavirus and Cancer - Modern Aspects" and "Actual Topics of Cancer - Immune Escape, Recurrence and Metastasis".
New Vision University Hospital doctors at international conference
5 Oct 2016
New Vision University Hospital doctors Nana Chikhladze (department of chemotherapy) and Maka Gogoladze (department of general surgery) presented their scientific report at seventh international conference of Southeast European Medical Forum (SEEMF). Conference was hold in Batumi, September 7-10th.Dr. Chikhladze presented a report on palliative care in Georgia. Physicians working in critical and intensive care settings encounter death of chronic incurable patients on a daily basis; however they have scant skills on how to communicate with the patients and their family members. A survey showed that only a quarter of the patients family members satisfied with the level of communication during the treatment process. Online teaching models are being developed on these research results. It will be for doctors working in critical and intensive care sphere. The guest of honor of the conference Dr. Javier Batista (Spain) has also expressed interest in the subject matter and promised to participate in developing the teaching model. Another scientific report presented by Dr. Gogoladze was about experimental research in Herniology. Hernia is one of the widespread surgical pathologies. Consequently annually up to 20-21mln hernioplasties are carried out worldwide. Despite many years of experience in the field of hernia surgical treatment there still exist many unsolved problems such as a safe and non-infected closure of defects of abdominal cavity wall. The aim of the study was to improve the result of treatment. The presentation caught the interest of several academics including Prof. G. Tsarianski from the Bulgarian medical academy at St. Sophia University Hospital. Dr. Gogoladze was also given the opportunity to publish his research topic in a leading Bulgarian scientific journal.The conference was attended by over 150 delegates from all over the world. Some of notable attendees were from the World Medical Association, Southeast European Medical Forum, European Union of Medical Specialists, European Association of Senior Hospital Physicians and etc.
Shopping week finished in New Vision University
26 Sep 2016
016-2017 academic year started on the 12 th of September with a shopping week. During this week fresher’s and returning students are given a chance to get acquainted with new academic staff and course modules that they wish to take up later.
New Vision University participates at Twinning Project on Autism Research
17 Jun 2016
New Vision University is the participant of the twinning project "AutismNet - Twinning Approach for Autism Research". The project has been funded in the framework of IncoNet Eastern Partnership program.
New Vision University hosted Twinning Project on Standardization of In vitro Diagnostics
13 Jun 2016
On 13-14 June, New Vision University hosted the twinning project "Application of information technologies for in vitro diagnostics standardization". The project has been funded in the framework of IncoNet Eastern Partnership program.
Memorandum between New Vision University and “Chichua Medical Center Mzera” was signed
29 May 2016
On May 27, memorandum between New Vision University and “Chichua Medical Center Mzera” was signed.
New Vision University Hosted a Seminar on Neurorehabilitation
27 May 2016
On May 23-25 New Vision University hosted a seminar on: Neurorehabilitation - a Modern Approach and Challenges. The seminar was conducted byProfessor Brigitta B. Jann.
Public Lecture by Larry Lapanashvili on Muscular CounterPulastion - New Vision of the Circulation Support
16 May 2016
On May 20th, New Vision University Associate Prof. Larry Lapanashvili will deliver a Public Lecture on Muscular CounterPulastion (MCP) for the students and professors of New Vision University as well as other interested professionals.
Analyzing 2015 experience of introducing the problem-based learning
15 May 2016
On May 19, there will be held the next working meeting at the New Vision University, in the framework of the problem-based learning activities.The topic of the report: “Analyzing 2015 experience of introducing the problem-based learning”Reporter: Karlo MatitaishviliTime: May 19th, Thursday, 19:00Place: New Vision University, Room 402Language of instruction: English and GeorgianRegistration can be done no later than Thursday, 18:00.
Public Lecture by Prof. Croner on da Vinci Robotic Surgery
13 May 2016
On May 12th, Prof. Dr. Roland Croner (Germany) delivered a Public Lecture on da Vinci Robotic Surgery. Prof. Dr. Roland Croner discussed the prospects of robotic surgery. He also discussed the very first da Vinci Robotic Surgeries performed in Germany.
Public Lecture by Prof. Croner on da Vinci Robotic Surgery
9 May 2016
On May 12th, Prof. Dr. Roland Croner (Germany) will visit New Vision University to deliver a Public Lecture on da Vinci Robotic Surgery for the students and professors of New Vision University as well as other interested professionals.
Neurorehabilitation - a Modern Approach and Challenges
12 Apr 2016
On May 23-25, New Vision University will host a seminar on: Neurorehabilitation - a Modern Approach and Challenges. Seminar will be conducted by Professor Brigittа B. Jann, a Chief of Cliniсal Physiatry at Еmory Uhiversity and a Мediсal Diгeсtoг of the Center for Rehabilitation Mediсine at Еmory University Hospitals.
Success of MD Students' Team in Cricket Tournament
3 Apr 2016
"Rising Star" - Team of New Vision University MD Students, has successfully lounched its first games in the Cricket Tournament. Tournament is organized by Tbilisi State University and a number of universities participate in it.
Memorandum between New Vision University and David Tvildiani Medical University signed
23 Mar 2016
On March 21st, a Memorandum between New Vision University and David Tvildiani Medical University was signed. Universities plan to co-operate in organizing and implementing programs of undergraduate and postgraduate education; Collaborate in joint research and exchange of scientific personnel; develop innovative educational technologies, etc.
March 21 Workshop on Problem Based Learning in Medical Education
22 Mar 2016
On March 21st, New Vision University and David Tvildiani Medical University hosted a workshop in Hotel Kopala on “Problem Based Learning in Medical Education: Present Experience and Implementation Prospectives in Georgia”.
Workshop on Problem Based Learning in Medical Education
12 Mar 2016
On March 21st, New Vision University and David Tvildiani Medical University will organize a Workshop on "Probem Based Learning in Medical Education - Georgian Experience and Perspectives of Further Implementation". The representatives of Medical Schools of Georgian accredited universities will participate in the workshop to discuss importance of PBL implementation and development in Georgian medical education.
Academic Vacancies at NVU School of Medicine
15 Feb 2016
New Vision University is pleased to announce an open competition for the following adacemic positions at the School of Medicine in Natural sciences (life science) and Medicine (fundamental, clinical and other health sciences).
NVU Hospital visits Senaki to offer Free Diagnostic Services to Local Population
5 Feb 2016
On February 6 and 7, 2016 New Vision University Hospital Clinicians will visit Senaki Municipality. The visit is a part of the activities dedicated to the World Cancer Day. The local population of Senaki Municipality, as well as the internaly displaced people living in the same area, will have possibility to get free diagnostic services and necessary examinations for cancer prevention, including PAP test and HPV genotype diagnosis to prevent or discover the risk of cervical cancer development at an early stage.
India's Republic Day at New Vision University
30 Jan 2016
On January 28th, Indian students at New Vision University initiated an event dedicated to India's Republic Day. Ten students prepared presentations about Indian history, culture and traditions for the audience of Georgian and foreign students.
AVON Free Medical Examination Program Results Updated
25 Jan 2016
AVON Cabinet of Mammography at New Vision University Hospital reveals its results from the free medical examination program for breast cancer prevention, since its creation. Around seven hundred women have been examined under the program.
Public Lecture on Spreading of Cancer by Nerves - Oncology Winter School
30 Nov 2015
A Public Lecture on "Spreading of Cancer by Nerves" has been organized at New Vision University, in the framework of Oncology Winter School. The Lecture was delivered by Professor Ivane Abiatari, Head of the Molecular Medicine Center at Ilia State University Medical Research Institute.
New Vision University Hospital visits Tianeti Region
11 Nov 2015
A group of Clinicians of New Vision University Hospital visited Tianeti Region in order to raise public awareness on cancer prevention and offer diagnostic servises free of charge to the local population. More than two hundred people received medical services. A number of pathologies have also been revealed.
Events for Raising Awareness on Breast Cancer
2 Nov 2015
On October 31, AVON Georgia in cooperation with the partners - New Vision University Hospital and Business vs. Cancer Foundaton, arranged two events for Raising Awareness on Breast Cancer Prevention.Marching started from Tbilisi City Hall and ended up with the Concert at Club 33a. Students of New Vision University also volunteered in the event to distribute information flyers and instruction.The event was supported by:New Vision University HospitalDunkin' DonutsDHL GeorgiaKia Motors GeorgiaEtam GeorgiaOK! Magazine GeorgiaNew Vision University with the support from AVON offers Breast Cancer Prevention Screening program for free. Appointments can be made via phone:(+995 32) 248 72 27 or 551 25 88 88Address:Lubliana str. 2/6
October 31 Marching for Raising Awareness on Breast Cancer Prevention
30 Oct 2015
On October 31, 13:00, AVON Georgia in cooperation with the partners - New Vision University Hospital and Business vs. Cancer Foundaton, will arrange Pink Marching for Raising Awareness on Breast Cancer Prevention.
Oncology Winter School 2016 - a project funded under the call for proposals of Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation
28 Oct 2015
In the winter of 2016, by the participation of New Vision University, Oncology Winter School will be carried out by Ilia State University. This project is funded by Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation under the seasonal school 2015 call for proposals.The goal of the Oncology Winter School is to interest undergraduate students of medical schools and young scientists with MS equivalent degree as well as to recruit new candidates for bio-medical research filed. The course is focused on students professional development, study on research methodologies and development of transferable skills relevant to the international standards. Winter school provides the students involvement in research projects of the hosting facility.Academic Training Program of Oncology Winter School provides the optimal combination of training and relaxation mode, which enables the student to understand the information and learn it. The program will be implemented in three modules during three weeks, totally 90 hours.The applicants may obtain further information on winter school by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
LLC Test-Diagnostics becomes New Vision University laboratory
16 Oct 2015
On 13 October 2014 an agreement was executed between Test-Diagnostics LLC and the New Vision University with a view to enhancement of medical education and medical-laboratory services in Georgia.By virtue of this agreement Test-Diagnostics LLC was awarded the status of university laboratory of the New Vision University. Therefore it will be actively involved in the implementation of the laboratory components of the NVU medical progr4ams and provide students with the possibility to use the laboratory infrastructure for educational and research purposes.
Knee Edoprosthesis: another complex curgery successfully accomplished in New Vision University Hospital
20 Sep 2015
Another complex surgery has been successfully accomplished in New Vision University Hospital. Total endo-prosthesis of knee was placed in the joint of patient using Implantcast MUTARS® (Modular Universal Tumour And Revision System).Patient addressed the clinic with complaints regarding pain and joint deformity. Clinical tests performed by Doctor Kakhaber Todua, Head of Skin, Soft Tissues and Bone Oncosurgery Department and Doctor Koba Diasamidze, Head of Traumatology Department revealed diagnosis of right knee tumor with infiltration in surrounding tissues.For more than 90% of such cases are subject of amputation, however at New Vision University Hospital, surgeons managed to retain the limb by removing distal part of thigh and proximal part of shin and replacing it with prosthesis, fully preserving the function of the joint. Such surgeries are directly tied with advanced modern technologies and require highly skilled professionals. Hospital closely collaborates with German physicians, who along with the Doctors Kakha Todua and Koba Diasamidze, traumatologists - Shalva Dadiani and Giorgi Kvaratskhelia, actively participate in implementation of new surgical methodologies at New Vision University Hospital.
The First Successful HIPEC in Caucasus
14 Aug 2015
Prof. A. Tsalughelashvili, Director of the Surgical Center at New Vision University Hospital, and Prof. A.Aladashvili, Head of the Hospital Scientific Direction, successfully accomplished HIPEC - Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy procedure, first of such type in Caucasus.This project, funded by Shota Rustaveli National Research Foundation, enables physicians to effectively treat tumors of stomach, colon, rectum, genital organs (ovarian cancer), primary malignant neoplasms of peritoneum and various other types of carcinomatosis.HIPEC has major positive reporting worldwide, including considerable prolongation of five year late stage cancer life expectancy.
New Vision University Hospital visit in Martvili
26 May 2015
On May 23 and 24, New Vision University Hospital visited Martvili, to carry out a special diagnostic program for the local population. More than five hundred citizens have been consulted and diagnosed by the highly qualified physicians from the hospital.New Vision University Hospital aims to visit other regions of Georgia too in the nearest future.
New Vision University Hospital Program in Martvili for Cancer Prevention
23 May 2015
On May 23 and 24, New Vision University Hospital will visit Martvili, to carry out a special diagnostic program for the local population.Highly qualified and experienced physicians from the hospital will offer the following services for free:Consultation of breast cancer specialist (ultrasonography included, if necessary)Consultation of traumatologistConsultation of adult and pediatric surgeon (ultrasonography included, if necessary)Consultation of sexologistConsultation of urologist and genitourinary system tumor specialist (ultrasonography included, if necessary)Consultation of gynecologist including PAP test and HPV genotypingConsultation of colorectal cancer specialist Consultation of skin cancer specialist (ultrasonography included, if necessary)Thyroid gland ultrasonography, consultation of OtorhinolaryngologyThe local partners of the project are the Medical Center "Mkurnali" and local government.The consultations will be carried out from 11:00am, on May 23 and 24. New Vision University Hospital aims to visit other regions of Georgia too in the nearest future.
Cervical Screening Program at New Vision University Hospital launched
21 May 2015
New Vision University Hospital has launched Cervical Screening Program.Screening program aims to detect cervical cancer inducing pathogens on early stages. The main component of the program is PAP test, which is capable to detect early damages caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) in cervical area. Early detection of pre-cancerous processes guarantees prevention of cancer in 75% of cases.New Vision University Hospital cervical cancer screening program is free for 18-65 years old women.Appointments can be made via phone: (+995 32) 248 72 27; Address: Lubliana str. 2/6
Emergency Digomi launches 24hr Traumatology and Orthopedic Services
14 Apr 2015
From April 14 Emergency Digomi at New Vision University launches Traumatology and Orthopedic offers new 24/7 orthopedic service.Diagnosis and patient care is provided by experienced professionals in accordance to modern standards and guidelines. One of the major benefits for patients is availability and affordability of light and comfortable Fiberglass Orthopedic Casting tape, which replaces the need of traditional gypsum
New Vision University Hospital launches Emergency Digomi
4 Apr 2015
New Vision University Hospital has launched Emergency Digomi - emergency medicine and critical care unit to serve growing demand for ER services.Emergency unit, which significantly increases capacity of the hospital, offers high quality critical care service to patients. In addition, the Emergency Digomi will serve as an educational unit of the University Hospital, enabling students to observe and participate in management of critically ill patients under supervision of experienced professionals.Emergency Digomi is equipped with modern advanced medical equipment and is available on 24/7 basis.Emergency Digomi is located at Ljubljana Str. 2/6; New Vision University Hospital.
Free Medical Examination Program at New Vision University Hospital
2 Apr 2015
AVON Cabinet of Mammography at New Vision Univeristy Hospital continues the program of free medical examination for breast cancer prevention. Direction of mammography is led by Doctor Irakli Kokhreidze, MD-PhD.Possibility of successful treatment of breast cancer is up to 98% at early diagnosis of the disease. Consequently, the best way to prevent the disease is the medical examination on a regular basis.New Vision University hospital offers the following services for free:Consultation with the oncologystRentgeno-mamography screeningUltrasound scan (if necessary)Tumor markers (if necessary)Appointments can be made via phone: (+995 32) 248 72 27
Open competition for Academic Positions - School of Medicine
31 Mar 2015
The New Vision University hereby announces an open competition for filling up the following academic vacancies:Surgery: 3 Professors and 3 Associate Professors;Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine: 2 Professors and 2 Associate Professors.The main (prescribed by law) and additional (university specific) preconditions for filling up the vacancies are regulated by the New Vision University Regulation for Carrying out the Educational and Research Activities (see the Regulation).An applicant is required to present the following documents: application addressed to the Contest Commission, copies of the ID document and qualification documents; 1 syllabus in English in the respective field (see the NVU syllabus format); also the CV containing information about the scientific papers of the applicant published during the past 10 years, about scholarships-grants awarded during the past 5 years and finally, about applicant’s participation in scientific conferences and professional development activities during the past 5 years.The documents will be accepted from 1st to 8th May, 2015, inclusively at the following address: 1a Evgeny Mikeladze str., Tbilisi, or electronically: email@example.comThe results will be announced before 15 of May of the year to date. Contact persons:Elene Mamukelashvili599 27 33 27 Eka Oniani599 37 33 73E-mail: info@NewVision.ge
Presentation of the Telepathology System
9 Mar 2015
An online presentation of the Distance Pathology (Telepathology) System has been arranged at New Vision University on March 9, 2015. The presentation has been delivered by Professor Ben Boedeker (Nebraska University,USA). The academic staff of the New Vision University Medical School attended the presentation. During the meeting the usage of telepathology for educational purposes has been discussed as well as the possibility of implementation of the system in the practice of the New Vision University Hospital.
Hospital Information Management System Presentation
5 Mar 2015
A presentation of the New Vision University Hospital information management software has been arranged where representatives of the Hospital administration as well as of the University discussed the details of the new information management system and its implementation process.New Vision University Hospital information management system will be implemented till the end of 2015.
Opening for the position of Clinical Cytologist at New Vision University Hospital
11 Feb 2015
New Vision University Hospital is pleased to announce an opening for the position of Clinical Cytologist.Requirements:Higher education diploma in MedicineState CertificateProfessional experience of at least three years in relevant fieldKnowledge of foreign language would be an asset. Privilege will be given to the candidates with academic degree of working experience abroad.To apply, please send the following documents to firstname.lastname@example.orgNumber of positions: 1Salary: upon agreementApplication deadline: March 10, 2015
Opening for the position of Emergency Doctor at New Vision University Hospital
9 Feb 2015
New Vision University Hospital is pleased to announce an opening for the position of an Emergency Doctor.Requirements:Higher education diploma in MedicineState CertificateProfessional experience in relevant fieldTo apply, please send the following documents to email@example.comNumber of positions: 4Salary: upon agreementApplication deadline: March 10, 2015
Distance Lecture "C hepatitis - diagnostics and treatment"
4 Feb 2015
On 2 February 2015 the Medical School of the "New Vision" University held the distance lecture "C hepatitis - diagnostics and treatment".The event aimed provision of the information on actual tasks of C hepatitis for the population of the village Niqozi and medical staff of Niqozi outpatient clinic.
Contest for Best New Logo and Motto for New Vision University Hospital
16 Jan 2015
The New Vision University hereby announces an open contest for New Vision University Hospital logo and motto, which should be compatible with NVU Hospital philosophy.The aim of the NVUHospital is: “To offer medical services based on individual needs and ethical values using treatment methods compatible with international standards, the development, introduction and quality enhancement of which are ensured in close connection with the implementation of educational and research programmes”.The interested persons are free to offer either only a logo design or motto version or both via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.The deadline for sending proposals is 30th of January. The best offer author will be awarded by a special prize.
New Vision University Hospital
15 Jan 2015
Starting from now the New Vision University Medical Doctor Program will be implemented on the basis of the New Vision University Hospital, located at 2/6 Lubliana str., Tbilisi.The New Vision University Hospital comprises:Martin D. Abelof Cancer Research Centre;Surgical Pathology Research Center;Critical Care Medicine Research Center; andMolecular Pathology Research Laboratory.Furthermore the University Hospital offers wide range of diagnostic services to the consumers.
Memorandum with Georgian Telemedicine Union
27 Nov 2014
The cooperation aims at the development of medical education, promoting scientific and applied projects in the field of telemedicine and electronic healthcare.Distance learning centre will be created to promote: the delivery of public lectures and implementation of distance learning certificate courses at international and regional levels, students involvement in joint projects and educational programs aiming at the development of practical skills and further enhancement of continuous medical education.
Presentation - Modern Technologies in Medicine
17 Oct 2014
On 14 October 2014 Georgian Telemedicine Union (Association) held the demonstration day – presentation “Modern Technologies in Medicine”, organized by the New Vision University Associate Professor, Ekaterine Kldiashvili. The event aimed at the presentation of progress report on Shota Rustaveli National Scientific Foundation funded project – Morphological Online Quality Control Program, also the discussion of the potential of eHealth and eLearning. EHealth and eLearning are the efficient ways of development of medical field and can be successfully used for the implementation of the integrated MD program.The New Vision University and Georgian Telemedicine Union (Association) agreed on mutual scientific projects and educational programs with a view to further perfection of medical education and correct development of eHealth in Georgia.
The NVU has Commenced the Integrated MD Program
13 Oct 2014
The New Vision University has commenced the implementation of the MD Program. Teaching, learning and evaluation within the framework of the educational program are carried out on the basis of predetermined competencies of the graduates, i.e. each and every detail of the academic process is determined according to “top-bottom” principle. This approach guarantees the full compatibility of the competencies of the graduates with international standards of medical education.The Curriculum corresponds to the eight level of eleven-level integrated curriculum defined by R. Harden – meaning that the integrated learning components are dominating in the curriculum.The MD Program provides for teaching research methods and development of clinical skills directly in the laboratories and clinical environment.
Orientation Day for MD Students
11 Oct 2014
On 10 October the New Vision University arranged an orientation day for MD English language program Students.The students discussed the educational program together with the representatives of Medical School, its structure and specificities, teaching methodology, core and elective components of the program.The students personally planned their class schedule, also selected the desirable additional components through the majority of votes.The presentation of Student’s Electronic Portal was also held with the framework of Orientation Day. Through this portal the students will be able to electronically plan and manage the academic process.The MD Program has both foreign (Indian, Canadian, Nigerian, etc.) and Georgian students. Respectively, the NVU administration informed them about student life in Georgia.
The roundtable on methods for teaching medicine
3 Oct 2014
On 9 October, at 13:00 the NVU will host the roundtable on methods for teaching medicine.
23rd Annual Meeting of the International Behavioral Neuroscience Society.
30 Jun 2014
The findings of joint study of the researchers of the New Vision University, Ilia State University and I.Beritashvili Centre of Biomedicine – Toluene Overexpsoure Provoked Alterations in Memory and Hippocampal Brain Structure of Adolescent and Adult Rats – was presented at 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Behavioral Neuroscience Society, held on 10-15 June 2014.The core function of the Conference is to encourage research in behavioural neuroscience by fostering free and open communication and scientific exchange among its members.
NVU One-Cycle Medical Doctor’s Programme received accreditation by EQE!
6 Nov 2013
NVU - Abeloff Laboratory Photo Gallery Update
4 Oct 2013
NVU - Abeloff Clinic & Laboratory