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Demetrios Papadogiannis
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Athens School of Medicine
Hypertension Clinic
1st Department of Internal Medicine
General Prefectural of Athens, "Laiko" Hospital

  • University of Athens School of Medicine (1968): Medical Degree
  • Midhurst Medical Research Institute (Affiliation to Charing Cross Hospital Medical School, University of London) (1977-1980): Research Fellow
  • King Edward VII Hospital, Midhurst, UK (1978-1980): Registrar of Cardiology
  • University of London, UK: Philosophy Doctor (Ph.D.)
  • University of Athens School of Medicine: Dissertation (1977), Lecturer (1982), Assistant Professor (1989), Associate Professor (2004).
  • Specialties: Internal Medicine (1975), Cardiology (1980).
  • Previous posts and appointments:
    - Second Lieutenant Doctor (1868-1970)
    - Senior House Officer in the Department of Anaesthesiology and Cardiology of the "Venizeleion" General Prefectural Hospital of Iraklion, Crete (1970-1972)
    - Registrar (1972-1973)
    - 1st Department of Internal Medicine, "Laiko" Hospital: Senior Registrar (1973-1976)
    - Intensive Care Unit, "Laiko" Hospital: Consultant (1980-1981)
    - Department of Cardiology: In charge of cardiology patients as well as of the Unit for Research of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Methods for the Circulatory system (1980-1982)
  • Head of the Hypertension clinic of the 1st Department of Internal Medicine, "Laiko" Hospital since 1984
  • Membership in Scientific Societies:
    - Cardiac Muscle Research Group (UK)
    - Medical Research Society (UK)
    - Hellenic Society of Cardiology
    - Hellenic Society of Internal Medicine
    - Hellenic Society of Medical Education
    - Hellenic Society of Medical Studies
    - Hellenic Society for the Study of Hypertension
    - Hellenic Society of Hypertension
  • Member of the organizing and scientific committees of several courses, symposia and congresses of the Hellenic Society for the Study of Hypertension over the past 17 years.
  • Coordinator for the 7th and 8th semester of the medical students of Athens Medical School (until 2007), as well as of the lesson "Electrocardiogram". Instructor in the lessons "Clinical Nutrition" and "General Practice".
  • Instructor in the Educational Program of Residents of the Cardiology Department
  • Publications: 55 in the English Literature, 70 in Greek, 300 citations.
Laiko Hospital,
17 Ag. Thoma street, Goudi
GR-115 27 Athens, Greece
Tel.: +30 210 7456430
Fax: +30 210 7462715