Dr. Ivdity Chikovani is a medical doctor by background with more than 15 years experience in the field of health policy and systems research. She joined Curatio International Foundation in 2000 and since then has been involved in various mixed method studies as a lead researcher investigating barriers to care, the effectiveness of interventions. Ivdity brings regional knowledge and has worked in different countries of the Eastern European and Central Asian region.
In the Results4TB project, Ivdity serves a Co-Investigator and is responsible for the day-to-day conduct of the study, specifically responsible for the trial implementation and quality of data for all study components. Ivdity closely works with the policy-makers and other TB stakeholders in the country to ensure that the design of the intervention is adjusted to the local context and meets TB care needs in the country.