Speech Title: Screening of prostate cancer: Georgian experience
Dr. Archil Chkhotua is the Professor of Urology, Scientific Director of the National Center of Urology, Tbilisi, Georgia. He graduated the Tbilisi State Medical University in 1989. He then completed urology residency training in 1993 from Institute of Urology, Tbilisi, Georgia. His post-graduation training was extensive including: Department of Organ Transplantation, Rabin Medical Center, Tel-Aviv, Israel; Dialysis, Nephrology and Renal Transplant Unit, University of Bologna, Italy; and Transplantation Centre, University Clinic Ulm, Germany.
His subspecialty areas are: kidney transplantation, onco-urology, laser surgery in Urology, vascular access surgery, etc.
Since 2014 Prof. Archil Chkhotua is the Secretary General of the Georgian Urological Association. He has been awarded the Honorary Member of the Eurasian Uro-Oncological Association (EUA) in 2018. He is member of: the European Association of Urology (EAU), Société Internationale d’Urologie (SIU), The Transplantation Society (TTS).
Prof. Archil Chkhotua is National Delegate and the member of the Executive Committee of the European Board of urology (EBU) since 2018.
In 2020 he has been elected the Secretary of the European Board of Urology (EBU).