Short CV

Professional Posts

2012-today: Associate Professor, School of Medicine, Democritus University of Thrace (DUTH), Greece

2001-2012: Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, Democritus University of Thrace (DUTH), Greece

1999-2001: Maternity leave

1998-1999: Lecturer (Temporary appointment), School of Medicine, Democritus University of Thrace (DUTH), Greece

1995-1999: Researcher, Institute of Computer Science, Foundation for Research and Technology (ICS-FORTH) – Hellas

Other Posts & Activities

Secretary GeneralEAMBES: European Alliance of Medical and Biological Engineering and Science (December 2016 – σήμερα)

Communications OfficerEAMBES: European Alliance of Medical and Biological Engineering and Science (March 2016 – December 2016)

Treasurer, EAMBES: European Alliance of Medical and Biological Engineering and Science (March 2015 – March 2016)

Co-chair of the IFMBE International Committee “Women in Medical & Biological Engineering” (2015-today)

Member of the IUPESM Task Group on Women in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering  (2015-today)

Member of the Committee on IPR issues, Democritus University of Thrace (2015-today)

Adjunct Researcher, Institute of Language and Speech Processing, Athena Research and Innovation Center in Information Communication and Knowledge Technologies, Greece (2010-today)

Councilor, General Council, EAMBES: European Alliance of Medical and Biological Engineering and Science (2014-today)

DUTH representative in the General Assembly of EAMBES: European Alliance of Medical and Biological Engineering and Science (2014-today)

DUTH representative in the Greek Chapter of HL7 (2003-today)

Member of the IFMBE International Committee “Women in Medical & Biological Engineering” (2010-today)

Director of the Laboratory of Medical Physics, School of Medicine, DUTH (2009-2010)

Member of the Greek National Representatives Team in EU FP7-Capacities-Research Potential (2006-2010)

Member of the committee for internal evaluation of the School of Medicine, DUTH (2008-2011)

ICS-FORTH representative in the ERCIM working group “Health and Information Technology” (1998-1999)

Education

1994 – Ph.D., Dept. of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, UCL, University of London, UK.

1989 – M.Scin Medical Physics, Dept. of Physics, University of Surrey, UK.

1989 – Certificate in Management Studies, One-Year Elective Course, University of Surrey, UK.

1987 – B.Sc. in Physics, School of PhysicsAristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Prizes & Awards

1992-1993 British Council Scholarship for postgraduate studies

1988-1991 Scholarship of the Greek State Scholarship Foundation for postgraduate studies

1983-1987 Prize of the Greek State Scholarship Foundation prize for outstanding performance in undergraduate studies

Scientific Societies

Member of IEEE & IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society

Member of Greek Society for Biomedical Engineering (ELEVIT)

Member of Hellenic Physics Society

Publications

See list of publications and invited talks

R&D Funded Projects

See list of more than 20 R&D competitive funded projects

Teaching

See list of PhD students and courses taught

Editorial experience

See list of editorial posts in scientific journals and list of organized special sessions in scientific conferences

Reviewing experience

Reviewer for 5 scientific journals, 2 books, and more than 15 international conferences

Reviewer for national and EU competitive grants