Current Position: Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine & Infection Prevention and Control

Work Phone: 22559413

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Short biography

Internal Medicine specialist with training in infection prevention, infection control and antimicrobial stewardship.

He graduated from the Medical School, University of Crete, Greece in 2007 and specialized in Internal Medicine at the University Hospital of Crete (2010-15). He was also trained in Infection Prevention and Control, Applied Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Stewardship at the University Hospital of Crete, the Rollins School of Public Health (Atlanta, GA, USA) and the University Medical Center Groningen, Netherlands. He holds a PhD from the University of Crete (2016) on the clinical epidemiology and control of multidrug resistant bacteria, and has participated in several international infection control networks and research projects.

He has wide experience related to education and clinical training of medical students, junior doctors and other healthcare professionals. He is member of the Education Working Group and Communication Officer of the European Committee on Infection Control (EUCIC), and board member of the Society of Junior Doctors.

His research interests include the epidemiology, prevention and treatment of healthcare-acquired infections and antibiotic-resistant bacteria, yielding more than 35 peer-reviewed publications, 1600 citations and an h-index of 16. He is also peer-reviewer in several high-ranked journals in the field of infectious diseases and associate editor of BMC Infectious Diseases.

He is Lecturer of Internal Medicine at the School of Medicine, European University Cyprus, Chair of the Clinical Training Committee and Coordinator of the MSc “Infectious Diseases: Prevention and Control”. Through his positions, he is engaged in the clinical and professional education of medical students, and healthcare professionals in infection prevention and control, and antimicrobial stewardship.

His publication list can be found here.

His citation list can be found here.