Activities
 
Rheumatology Clinic
Staff
Last Update
June 15, 2017
 
Educational Training:
 
There is daily training of joint examination techniques, joint aspiration and examination of joint fluid as well as joint infusion of therapeutic substances.

Every Tuesday between 8.00-9.00 lectures take place on current subjects of interest in rheumatology. All the doctors from the clinic participate as speakers and there are also invited speakers from other hospital departments, from the University of Ioannina, as well as visiting speakers from other universities.
At the end of the year, trainee doctors go through written examination so that their scientific sufficiency and progress are being verified.
Research work:
 
Clinical studies are underway involving rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, Sjogren's syndrome, the spondylarthropathies and scleroderma as well as interesting cases.
Postgraduate studies:
 
Clinical studies which involve the epidemiology of rheumatoid arthritis, the radiological progression of the disease, the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and of spondylarthropathies all the spectrum of rheumatology.
  PhD Thesis which have been developed in the 10 years
Rheumatology training:
 

Title of speciality in Rheumatology is granted after four years of training. The examination center is located in Ioannina.

  Examination Committee of Speciality Title:
  Examination Committee of Speciality Title in Ioannina from 1989 until today. Head of the Committee is Professor A.A. Drosos.
  Doctors specialized in the Clinic:
 
  • Alexandros A. Drosos (1983-1986)
  • Vasiliki Galanopoulou (1985-1989)
  • Euthimios Stavropoulos (1986-1990)
  • Georgios Dimou (1986-1990)
  • Dimitrios Psychos (1986-1990)
  • Maria Timpanidou (1990-1994)
  • Eleni Tsiakou (1990-1994)
  • Niki Tsifetaki (1990-1994)
  • Athanasios Tzioufas (1990-1994)
  • Paraskevi V. Voulgari (1994-1998)
  • Ioanninis Dandalis (1994-1998)
  • Ioannis A. Papadopoulos (1994-1998)
  • Eudokia N. Politi (1995-1999)
  • Nikolaos G. Papadopoulos (1998-2002)
  • Pelagia Katsimbri (1998-2003)
  • Athanasios Georgiadis (1999-2003)
  • Themistoklis I. Temekonidis (1999-2003)
  • Dimitris Bougias (2000-2004)
  • Eustratios K. Epagelis (2002-2006)
  • Spyridon N. Nikas (2003-2007)
  • Christos Papadopoulos (2003-2007)
  • Ioanna Takalou (2003-2007)
  • Vassilios Botzoris (2006-2010)
  • Evripidis Kaltsonoudis (2007-2011)
  • Charalampos Papagoras (2007-2011)
  • Sofia Paschou (2007-2011)
  • Chrysoula Iliou (2010-2015)
  • Somarakis Georgios (2011-2015)
  • Migkos Michail (2011-2015)
  • Markatseli Theodora (2011-2015)
  Postgraduated Doctors:
 
  • Evagelos Vlachos, physician (2004, three month education)
  • Chariklia Kaliora (2010-2011 3-month education)
  • Ioannis Petsimeris (2010-2011 3-month education)
 
 
 
Announcements
19th Scientific Rheumatologists Meeting of NW Greece
Jan 20 & 21, 2017
Postgraduate Courses Rheumatology Clinic 2016-2017
Oct. 2016
Famous Greek Scientists, "Tractatus for the sixth reputation"
June 2016
18th Scientific Rheumatologists Meeting of NW Greece
Jan 22 & 23, 2016