An official ceremony awarding the title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Prof. Dr. Thomas Ruzicka, a well-known researcher in the field of Dermatology, for his special contribution in developing academic education and scientific researches, was held at Caucasus International University Conference Hall.
The event was attended by CIU academic personnel and administration, Georgian and foreign students, field specialists and other invited guests.
Mr. Kakhaber Kordzaia, CIU Rector opened the official ceremony of awarding the Title of Doctor Honoris Causa. He thanked the attending audience for coming and introduced the main moments of Thomas Ruzicka’s public life to the society.
Ms. Lali Mekokishvili, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine placed emphasis on Professor’s contribution in developing academic education and scientific researches.
Before the commencement of the official ceremony for awarding the title of Doctor Honoris Causa, the attending audience were given an opportunity to listen to a public lecture conducted by Thomas Ruzicka, a well-known Dermatologist, Head of the Department of Dermatology at Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich University Clinic. Besides theoretical part, he discussed the treatment methods and provided photos as visual aids.
Sesili Gogiberidze, Head of CIU Department of Scientific Researches addressed the audience after the completion of the lecture delivered by the professor. She mentioned that scientific researches are essential for the university; therefore, close connection and relation with the leading international research centers and university clinics are of great importance.
After the completion of the ceremony, the professor visited the material-technical base of the Faculty of Viticulture-Winemaking and wine cellar “Kolkhi”.
We would like to remind you that Prof. Thomas Ruzicka is actively engaged in the development of academic education and scientific researches in the whole world as well as in Georgia. He is intensely involved in the scientific activities conducted by Caucasus International University and supports the participation of the university in international projects.