The Hellenic Society of Nanotechnology in Health Sciences (HSnanoHS) in partnership with the 2nd Department of Radiology, the Hellenic Association of Medical Physics (HAMP) and the Hellenic Association of Medical Physicists of Public Hospitals was successfully organized the meeting entitled ‘’Diagnostic Reference Levels (DRLs): Their role in Medical Imaging’’. The meeting was held on 19th January 2019 at Evangelismos General Hospital in Athens. In the light of new guidelines and the implementation of the Council Directive 2013/59 Euratom, DRLs are considered an up-to-date and interesting topic in the field of medical imaging.
Efstathios P. Efstathopoulos
President of the Hellenic Society of Nanotechnology in Health Sciences
Professor of Medical Physics
2nd Department of Radiology, Medical School
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
16 – 18 September 2017
Prof. Demetzos, Vice President of the Hellenic Society of Nanotechnology in Health Sciences, is one of the key speakers at the ILS Liposome Advances and Liposome Research Days Combined Conference. All members of the Society will also participate in the conference and discuss their Nanomedicine related activities.
A review article, discussing the added value of Nanocarriers in cancer nanotherapy, was recently released in “Current Nanomedicine” by the team of Prof. Demetzos, vVice-President of the Hellenic Society of Nanotechnology in Health Sciences.
21 – 23 June 2017
Members of the Hellenic Society of Nanotechnology in Health Sciences participated in the Local Scientific Committee of the 31st annual meeting of the European Society of Hyperthermic Oncology (ESHO 2017), which was held in Athens, Greece. They also chaired multiple scientific sessions and presented their Nanomedicine related activities.
18 – 20 May
The 27th Interdisciplinary Research Conference on Injectable Osteoarticular Biomaterials and Bone Augmentation Procedures (GRIBOI) was organized this year in Greece and was held in partnership with the “Hellenic Society of Nanotechnology in Health Sciences”. Members presented their work and participation in European Projects (i.e. the H2020 VIVOIMAG project) and discussed the possibilities of Nanomaterials in health applications with all participants.
29 March – 2 April 2017
The Hellenic Society of Nanotechnology in Health Sciences was present at the 4th Athens Science Festival, one of the largest Greek outreach events, which targets general public. Members explained and presented the exciting world of Nanoparticles and Nanomedicine to children and adults with videos, games and questionnaires!
11 – 12 February 2017
The Hellenic Society of Nanotechnology in Health Sciences participated in DYO Forum, a 2 – day scientific event with more than 7000 visitors, concerning health, beauty and nutrition. All memebers were present and discussed and disseminated their activities and ideas through a booth. Flyers and brochures were handed out, explaining the scope of the society. A workshop was organized were Society activities, as well as several H2020 European Projects were also discussed with the general public (VIVOIMAG, CUPIDO, etc).