Medical Advisory Board

Marianne Kasti

 

 

 

 

 

General Information

Dr. Marianne Kasti is a Consultant Neurologist and Lead Clinician at East Sussex NHS Trust. She has been Honorary Consultant at Guy’s and St. Thomas University Hospitals and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary University in London. She gained her PhD from University College of London in Experimental Neurology and she has been Principal Investigator in numerous Clinical studies phase I and II. She has a subspecialty in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Neuroinflammatory conditions of the CNS and she is the MS Lead for East Sussex. Her Research interest involves Clinical and Translational Research in MS.

Profession

Dr. Marianne Kasti is a Consultant Neurologist.

Panagiotis Kormas

General Information

Dr. Panagiotis Kormas is an orthopedic, living in Athens, where he practices his work. When he finished his studies he attended yearly University seminars in Social Medicine and Work Medicine. He continued his studies in 2004 attending a seminar in “ Orthopedic Complications in orthopedic traumatology” and in 2005 he did his internship (12-week long) at KAT hospital. In 2010 he took part in the international seminar “SHOULDER SURGERY -CURRENT CONCEPTS”.

Dr. Kormas is a Ph.D., Candidate of the Department of Philosophy, Pedagogy and Psychology of the National Kapodistrian University of Athens.

His scientific work has been published in various international medical journals and it also appears in the proceedings of international field-related conferences.

Profession

Panagiotis Kormas is an orthopedic.

Marianiki Vlachou

General Information

Marianiki Vlachou studied Psychology at the School of Education at the Catholic University of Rome (Universita Pontificia Salesiana). She is a member of the Institute for Behavioral Research and Therapy, the Hellenic Society for Behavioral Research (EEES) and the Society for the Mental Health of Children and Adolescents (EPEYPE).

Her scientific and professional interests focus on Neuropsychological diagnosis and rehabilitation of learning and developmental disorders of children and adolescents, behavioral methods through Cognitive-Psychomotor techniques, parental counseling and Cognitive behavioral psychotherapy of anxiety disorders of children and adults.

Profession

Mariani Vlachou is a Psychologist.

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. Vlachos Evangelos

General Information

Dr. Vlachos recieved his degree in Medicine from the Medical School of Rome “La Sapienza”. He is now an Attending Doctor in Leukimmi Medical Center.

Profession

Dr. Vlachos is a doctor of General Medicine.

Contact Details

 

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

 

Dr. Anastasios Xiarchos

General Information

Director of General & Laparoscopic Surgery Clinic, Medical Centre of Athens
President of Scientific Association of Anorectal Surgery