Gkikas Magiorkinis

in People

Gkikas Magiorkinis MD MSc PhD Path

Primary position

Assistant Professor of Hygiene and epidemiology

Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Medical School

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Honorary positions

Visiting Professor, University of Cagliari

My bio in short

I was born and raised in Pireas, Greece.

I have been primarily qualified as a Medical Doctor specialised in Laboratory Medicine, a mixture of Medical Microbiology-Virology and Immunology, Heamatology and Transfusion Medicine, Clinical Biochemistry, and Internal Medicine. I am currently based in the Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics at the Medical School in Athens. You can see more details in my Publication List.


I have been awarded the "Ioannis Vlyssidis" award from the Academy of Athens and the Marie Curie Prize of Promising Research Talent from the European Commission.

Other info

I am Associate editor at Scientific Reports and Frontiers in Microbiology, Virology Section. The list of the papers that I have edited along with my personal comments will be soon published here. Stay tuned :)


I gratefully acknowledge funding from the following sources