Gayane is actively involved in the public and political life of her town. She was the first and only female member of the Vanadzor community council for about three years and is still a council member. She has also headed the Vanadzor Community Center for Children with Special Needs. Despite being a doctor by profession, Gayane was also a member of the artistic council of the Hovhannes Abelyan Drama Theater in Vanadzor.
Gayane has participated in numerous local government seminars in Armenia and abroad, as well as conferences, courses in the United States, England, Scotland, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, and other countries. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx