Dr. Gabriela Kjurchieva-Chuchkova has received her dental and orthodontic education at the Faculty of Dental Medicine, University “Ss. Cyril and Methodius”, Skopje; master degree in 1995 (thesis entitled ``Morphology of dentoalveolar arches at mouth breathing children``), specialization in 1996, and PhD in 2005 (doctoral thesis entitled ``Craniofacial morphology and breathing pattern”). She is currently employed as an Associate Professor at the Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, University “Ss. Cyril and Methodius”, Skopje and as an orthodontist at the Department of Orthodontics at University Dental Clinical Center “St. Panteleimon”, Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia.
Her main research interests are growth and development of the craniofacial skeleton, cephalometric standards, early orthodontic treatment, functional orthodontic treatment, interdisciplinary treatment of impacted teeth. Dr Kjurchieva-Chuchkova is an author of scientific papers published in domestic and foreign journals, member of Editorial board and an invited reviewer of Macedonian Dental Review (MDR-Journal of Faculty of Dental Medicine, University “Ss. Cyril and Methodius”, Skopje) and Journal of the Anthropological Society of Serbia (JADS). Also, she was member of the Editorial board for 50 years beyond Faculty of Dental medicine, University “Ss. Cyril and Methodius”.Skopje, 2010 and participated in the national program “Strategic plan for the development of dentistry in the Republic of Macedonia in the period 2011-2021”.
She presented her work at conferences and congresses home and abroad, as an invited lecturer. Also, she organizes conferences and congresses in the Republic of North Macedonia and she was member of the scientific board of national congresses with international participation, and editor of a book of abstracts from congresses.
Dr. Kjurchieva - Chuchkova is a member of the Macedonian Orthodontic Society (MOS)- President, Macedonian Dental Society (MDS) – Vice president, Dental Chamber of Macedonia, member of the European Orthodontic Society (EOS), World Federation of Orthodontics (WFO), Anthropological Society of Serbia (ADS), Balkan Stomatologic Society (BaSS), Balkan Association of Orthodontic Specialists (BAOS). She was a President of Balkan Association of Orthodontic Specialists 2019 and organized 3rd Congress of BAOS 2019 in Ohrid, Republic of North Macedonia