- About EAS
Demosthenes Panagiotakos is the Dean of the School of Health Science and Education at Harokopio University in Athens, Greece. He is Professor in Biostatistics, Research Methods and Epidemiology. Dr Panagiotakos is also a visiting Professor at the School of Medicine, University of Athens and at the Agricultural University of Athens.
He has supervised 12 PhD and 55 MSc theses. He is the principal investigator of 11 large–scale epidemiological studies. His research interests include CVD epidemiology, risk modelling and analysis, medical research methodology, meta-analysis, as well as nutritional epidemiology and methodology. He has published 3 books, over 500 scientific papers in peer-reviewed international journals, as well as 50 papers in national journals or Conference proceedings and has more than 9000 citations of his work (h-index of 45). He has received 3 Young Investigators’ National and International Awards and 3 Scholarships (2 National, 1 EU). He has served as an evaluator for 15 National and International Organizations, as well as reviewer in 41 international journals; he is an Executive Board member in 3 Scientific Societies as well Editorial Board member / Associate Editor in 17 international journals. Dr Panagiotakos is currently Board Member of the Scientific Council of the Hellenic Food Authority and Board Member of the National Council of Public Health.