Christos Kroupis, MSc, PhD, EuSpLM

Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Diagnostics in Attikon University General Hospital, Athens, Greece

Dr. Christos Kroupis obtained a MSc degree from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, USA for his work on T. fusca mutants and a PhD degree from University of Athens, Greece for molecular studies in BRCA genes. Before becoming a Lecturer of Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Diagnostics in Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens Medical School in 2006 and then an Assistant Professor in 2011, he has worked as a researcher for Hoffmann-La Roche, NJ, USA (basic cardiovascular research) and as a staff Clinical Chemist and Molecular Biologist for labs at Onassis Cardiac Center and Mitera Surgical Center in Athens, Greece for over 12 years.

He serves also as a Lead Assessor in the National Accreditation System of Greece (E.SY.D.) and as a National Representative in European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (EFLM). Christos Kroupis is an Asst. Prof. of Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Diagnostics in Attikon University General Hospital in Athens, Greece.

He has authored or co-authored 60 papers that have obtained over 1200 citations (h-index 18).

His current research interests are: Biomarkers for cervical neoplasia, glaucoma and macular degeneration genetics