Giorgi Sikharulidze MD. PhD.

Psychiatrist

Workplace

  1. Stress Management & MH Center
  2. 47a I. Gamrekeli Str., Tbilisi, Georgia
  3. +995 322 44 05 50

Specialty

Psychiatry

Scientific title

MD., Ph.D. Candidate – Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Netherlands

Professional interests

  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Narcology
Professional Skills
Health Care 100%
Patient Relationship 100%
Professional Development 100%

Specialty: Psychiatrist

Academic degree: MD, PhD, Dr.P.H.

Ph.D. candidate – Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Netherlands

Occupation: 

  • Founder, CEO at Stress Management and Mental Health Center
  • Member of NATO The Science for Peace and Security Program expert group

Education:

  • 2015- Doctorate program of Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands.
  • 2017- 2018 Doctorate of D. Research Program in Public Health At the Tbilisi State Medical University.
  • 2008-2017 Doctorate of PhD Research Program in Psychiatry At the Tbilisi State University.
  • 2002 – 2005 Residency of the Psychiatric Residency at the Tbilisi State Medical University.
  • 1994 – 2001 Faculty of Medicine a complete course for The specialty of Medical Doctor of General Practice at the Tbilisi State Medical University.

 Education:

  • 2018- Researcher/RATER – Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH).
  • 2018- Member of NATO The Science for Peace and Security Program expert group: Risk Management of Terrorism Induced Stress – Guidelines for the Golden Hours.
  • 2015 – Pres. Doctorate program (Ph.D. program) of Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands;
  • 2017- Pres. Doctorate of Ph.D. Research Program in Public Health;
  • 2008-2017 – Doctorate of Ph.D. Research Program in Psychiatry At the Tbilisi State University;
  • 2002 – 2005 Residency of the Psychiatric Residency at the Tbilisi State Medical University;
  • 1994 – 2001 – Tbilisi State Medical University, Faculty of Medicine a complete course for The specialty of Medical Doctor of General Practice.

Professional Experience

  • 2018- Researcher/RATER – Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)
  • 2018 – Member of NATO The Science for Peace and Security Program expert group: Risk Management of Terrorism Induced Stress – Guidelines for the Golden Hours
  • 2017- Founder, CEO – Stress Management and Mental Health Center
  • 2017 – Clinical Director – Stress Management and Mental Health Center
  • 2014- 2017 – Head of Department – Psychological Selection and Monitoring Department, Ministry of Defense of Georgia
  • 2014 March- 2014 Oct.- Head of Division- Psychological Evaluation and Monitoring Division, Ministry of Defense of Georgia
  • 2014 – 2017 – Researcher Consultant Mental Health Centre “Mentalvita”
  • 2012 – 2016 – Assistant-Professor, Tbilisi State University
  • 2011 – 2014 – Senior Doctor, Mental Health Centre “Mentalvita”
  • 2009 – 2011 – Psychiatrist, Mental Health Centre “Mentalvita”
  • 2007 – 2009 – Psychiatrist, Mental Health Clinic “Sonocuremed”
  • 2006 – 2007 – The member of the Commission, Sphere Commission of Doctors’ Certification
  • 2006 – 2007 – Psychiatrist, M. Asatiani Research Institute of Psychiatry
  • 2005 – 2012 – Researcher, M. Asatiani Research Institute of Psychiatry
  • 2005 – 2007 – The member of Forensic Psychiatry committee, Forensic Psychiatry committee in M. Asatiani Research Institute of Psychiatry
  • 2002 – 2005 – Resident of the psychiatric residency, Tbilisi State Medical University faculty of Psychiatry
  • 2002 – 2005 – The member of board of directors, The Association of Social and Psychological Aid “NDOBA”
  • 2002-2003 – Consultant, “Trust telephone” Crisis Intervention and Counselling, Centre for Social and Psychological Aid “NDOBA”
  • 1998 – 2001 – Volunteer, Association of Social and Psychological Aid “NDOBA”

Qualification/Scientific Conferences:

  • 2019 – Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Clinical Trials Network and Institute (CTNI) SAFER HAM-D Certificate
  • 2018 – Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) – Rater Training
  • 2018 – NATO SPS ARW workshop – “Risk management of terrorism induced stress – Guidelines for the Golden hours “, Odessa, Ukraine
  • 2018 – Congress of Young Psychiatrists of Eastern Europe, Minsk, Belarus
  • 2017 – ECNP workshop on Clinical Research Methods, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2017 – 30ThECNP Congress, Paris, France
  • 2017 – „ICH-GCP in English“, Covering all aspects of GCP, ICH, the EU GCP Directives, UK Clinical Trials Regulations 2004 (SI 1031), ICH GCP R2 update, Nov 2016; The Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom
  • 2017 – EPA Psychiatry Congress, Florence, Italy
  • 2016 – 29th ECNP Congress Vienna, Austria
  • 2016 – Suicide Risk Assessment, Evidence-Based Treatment for Suicidal Ideation (EBT), Air Force Suicide Prevention, Comprehensive Airman Fitness (CAF), Resiliency and Prevention/Outreach, PTSD/mTBI, Mental Health Technician Training, Preservation of the Force and Family, ACT Matrix, Mindfulness
  • 2016 – Basic Methods and Reasoning in Biostatistics, Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands
  • 2015 – 28th ECNP Congress Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 2015 – ECNP School of Old Age Neuropsychopharmacology, Venice, Italy
  • 2015 – Training Course: “Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI), Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PET), Combat and Operational Stress (COS), Psychological First Aid, Resiliency”, Organized by United State European Command (EUCOM), Tbilisi, Georgia
  • 2015 – Training “Treating Psychological Trauma with EMDR”, Organized by Ministry of Defence of Netherlands, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • 2014 – Mediterranean Advanced Course of Psychopharmacotherapeutics, “MEDPSY FORUM” Athens, Greece
  • 2014 – rTMS course for Professionals “rTMS in Depression, OCD and new developments”, Research Institute Brainclinics, Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • 2014 – XVI World Congress of Psychiatry, Madrid, Spain
  • 2013 – 21st world Congress Social Psychiatry, “The Bio-Psycho-Social Model: Future of Psychiatry” Lisbon, Portugal
  • 2013 – Congress “DSM-5 and the Future of Psychiatric Diagnosis”, King’s College London, London, UK
  • 2012 – 11th Congress of World Association for Psychosocial Rehabilitation (WAPR), Change thinking change practice Change services” Milan Italy
  • 12th Berlin Summer School “Psychiatry as a Science – Learning and Plasticity” Berlin Germany
  • 2012 – Symposium “Current issues and controversies in Psychiatry New Approaches in Depression” Barcelona, Spain
  • 2009 – Symposium “Quetiapine in Psychiatry Practice” Tbilisi, Georgia
  • 2009 – WPA International Congress Treatment in Psychiatry, Florence, Italy
  • 2009 – Internship in Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry at the General Hospital of Salzburg. Salzburg, Austria
  • 2006 – 6th Core “Maudsley Forum” Course in King’s College- London, UK
  • 2006 – Course concerning “Diagnostic, Clinical and Treatment Aspects of obsessive-compulsive Disorders”
  • 2005 – Weill Cornell Seminar in Psychiatry, Salzburg, Austria
  • 2005 – Training: “Integrated Psychotherapy”, Tbilisi
  • 2004 – Training: “Board Development” CTC training Center, Tbilisi
  • 2001 – Training: “Salient Issues of Crisis Intervention and Counselling”, Tbilisi

Foreign Languages:

Georgian – Native
English – Fluent
Russian – Fluent