First Human Milk Bank is planned in Georgia, Tbilisi, at M. Iashvili Children’s Central Hospital. After finishing Neonatology Fellowship, in University Kentucky, USA, Doctor Nino Solomonia, returned to Georgia in 2013.
She is Head of Department of Neonatology. and founder and board member of the Association of Neonatologists of Georgia.
Since 2019, Dr. Solomonia and Dr. Kandelaki have been developing the project to establish the HMB.
The project was chosen as a winner in the 2021 Innovation Idea Contest, to improve patient care quality. This project will be fully financed by Medical Corporation EVEX.