SPECIALTY: MEDICAL ONCOLOGY
CURRENT POSITION: DIRECTOR DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL ONCOLOGY, ATHENSMEDICALCENTER, ATHENS, GREECE
Post Doctorate thesis:
Immunohistochemical expression of Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen (PCNA/cyclin) and EGFR in Malignant and Benign Epithelial Ovarian Neoplasms and Correlation with prognosis. Completed :8/6/1993.
Brief Curriculum Vitae
I was born in 1957 in ChicagoIllinois. I completed Elementary and High school in AthensGreece. I completed my graduate studies at University of Athens Medical School (1975 – 1981). Thereafter I completed residency training in Internal Medicine (1982 – 1985) at SaintFrancisHospital (ChicagoIllinois), and thereafter completed a fellowship in Medical Oncology and Hematology (1985 – 1987) at NorthwesternUniversity (ChicagoIllinois). I am board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology for both the State of Illinois (USA), and Greece and I have successfully passed the European Boards for Medical Oncology in 1992. In 1993 I completed successfully my postdoctoral thesis at the University of Athens with the subject: Immunohistochemical expression of Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen (PCNA/cyclin) and EGFR in Malignant and Benign Epithelial Ovarian Neoplasms and Correlation with prognosis. Since 1988 and until 2000 I practiced the specialty of Medical Oncology in the US as an attending physician and in Greece serving the National Health Care system as a Consultant. During the year 2000, I completed a postdoctoral training in the field of sarcomas at the London Bone and Soft Tissue Service of the Meyerstein Institute of Oncology Middlesex Hospital London – England (National Health Care System). In 2001 I was assigned for the restructure of the Oncology Unit of the 6th Oncology Hospital of IKA “George Gennimatas" (Athens) serving in the capacity of Deputy Director. I currently serve as the Director of the Medical Oncology Unit, Athens Medical Center (Maroussi, Athens, Greece) and scientific Director of the Oncology Unit at IatrikoFaliro Clinic. I am the author of 26 papers published in international peer reviewed journals. I have authored and coauthored several book chapters. I am married and have two children.