Irma Kokaia holds an academic position of Associated Profert at Tbilisi Medical Academy (TMA) starting from 2019 in the field of Internal Medicine.
Irma Kokaia graduated from the Pediatric Faculty of Tbilisi State Medical Institute, following which in 2003 she completed clinical residency training of Tbilisi State Medical Academy towards Medical Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, majoring in “Parasitology”.
In 2015 Irma Kokaia was awarded with a PhD of Medicine by Tbilisi State Medical University.
She has 17 years of clinical experience. From 2009 onwards she is appointed as the Director of the Research Institute for Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, as well as serves as an expert (for internal diseases) of the Ministry for The Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons from the Occupied Territories, Labour, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia.
In terms of professional development, she attends both local, as well as international conferences