Medical Advisory Board

Nikolaos Dimisianos

General Information

Nikolaos Dimisianos is a Medical Doctor specialized in Neurology and a graduate of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He has a doctorate in Multiple Sclerosis. He is working as a consultant in Salford Royal Hospital of Manchester and Corfu General Hospital.

Profession

Nikolaos Dimisianos is a Neurologist.

Contact Details

E-mail: ndimisianos@yahoo.gr

Maria Gonidi

General Information

Maria Gonidi is a cytopathologist and graduate of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH) She worked at the Children Hospital ‘Agia Sofia’ and Cancer Hospital ‘Metaxa’. She specialized in head, cervix and breasts tumors at Hospital Malmo Sweden. She is a holder of MS in Health Services Administration. President of the Medical Association of Corfu. Board Member of the Institute of Scientific Research of the Panhellenic Medical Association. Her research interests include Neurodegenerative diseases – molecular paths- subcellular disorders and the role of mitochondria. Carcinogenesis-molecular paths- subcellular disorders – the role of mitochondria. Reviewer in the Journal of Ophthalmology and clinical research.

Profession

Maria Gonidi is a Cytopathologist.

Contact Details

E-mail: m.gonidi@yahoo.gr

 

Dr. Nikolaos Kapodistrias

General Information

Dr.Kapodistrias Nikolaos is medical oncologist. He studied  medicine at the University of Craiova in  Romania  and specialized  in  Internal medicine at the General Hospital Of Patisia, in Hematology  at Attikon University Hospital and in Medical Oncology in the University Hospital Of Ioannina  receiving  his title as  medical oncologist  in 2012. He is PhD researcher in University Hospital Of Ioannina and his research interest  mainly concern biomarkers in molecular oncology and in particular  microRNAs .

Profession

Nikolaos Kapodistrias is a Medical Oncologist.

Contact Details

E-mail: kapi_nik@yahoo.gr

 

Dr. Ilias Papanikolaou

General Information

Ilias Ch. Pap is a graduate of the Medical School of Patras. He has a doctorate from the University of Athens for preparing thesis on “Participation of non-specific immune mechanism in the pathogenesis of interstitial lung disease.” He holds a European Diploma of Pulmonology. He did his postgraduate studies at the University of Southern California. He works as a Consultant in the Pulmonary Department of the General Hospital of Corfu.

Profession

Ilias Papanikolaou is a Pulmonologist.

Contact Details

E-mail: icpapanikolaou@hotmail.com

Tel.: 2661360400

 

Dr. Marios Politis

General Information

He is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at King’s College London (KCL) and a Consultant Neurologist at King’s Health Partners. He is also a Visiting Clinical Senior Lecturer in Neurology and Principal Investigator in the Neurology Imaging Unit at Imperial College London. He graduated in Medicine from the University of Athens (Greece), and he obtained an MSc and the Diploma of Imperial College London in Integrative Neuroscience. He holds a PhD in Clinical Neuroscience from Imperial College London.

Research Interests

His research mainly concerns the use of molecular (PET) and functional (fMRI) imaging as a method of investigating aetiology, pathophysiology, and effects and complications of novel therapies in Neurodegenerative disorders

Contact Details

E-mail: marios.politis@kcl.ac.uk

 

Dr. Christos Yapijakis

General Information

Christos  Yapijakis is  Assistant  Professor  of  Neurogenetics  at  the School  of Medicine of the University of Athens at “Attikon” Hospital, Director of Cephalogenetics Center, and  Advisor  Board  Member  of  the Research  Laboratoty  of  Applied  Philosophy at  the  School  of Philosophy of  the  University  of  Athens. He  has  been  the first  in  Greece establishing  pioneer  of university and private laboratories of Molecular Neurogenetics and Orofacial Genetics. His research involves  the molecular  mechanisms  of neurological  and  orofacial  hereditary  disorders, in  addition to genetic counseling and molecular diagnosis. He has performed prenatal testing for more than ten genetic  disorders, including some  for  the  first  time  worldwide. He  has  co-authored  more  than  100 publications  in international journals and  books, his  group  has  received  various  national  and international funding grants,  and  he  has  served  as an editorial board member in  international journals of several fields.

Research Interests

His research interests include Cephalogenetics, Neurogenetics, Genetics of Head and Neck Syndromes and Molecular Oncology.

Contact Details

E-mail: cyapi@med.uoa.gr