Gevorg Tamamyan, MD, MSc, PhD is a pediatric oncologist, hematologist at Muratsan Hospital Complex and lecturer of oncology at Yerevan State Medical University (YSMU). MD and PhD degrees he received from the YSMU, MSc in Advanced Oncology from the University of Ulm (Germany), where currently he is a lecturer of pediatric oncology, and postdoc in leukemia completed at the MD Anderson Cancer Center (Houston, TX, USA). He also did visiting fellowships in pediatric hem/onc at the Children’s Hospital of China Medical University (Taichung, Taiwan), St. Anna Children’s Hospital (Vienna, Austria), was a research fellow at the European Organization of Research and Treatment of Cancer (Brussels, Belgium), international trainee at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (Memphis, TN, USA), visiting scientist at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center (DF/BC; Boston, MA, USA). Since September 2017 he is the adviser to the Rector of YSMU for science, innovation and development.
He is a recipient of IDEA (2013) and LIFe (2014) Awards from the American Society of Clinical Oncology, GLOBE scholar (2015) from DF/BC and 50 for 50 Young Leader (2016) from the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Young Leader (2016) of the Union for International Cancer Control nominated by the IARC.