Eugenia Yiannakopoulou

Eugenia Yiannakopoulou


Department of Biomedical Scineces
Faculty of Health and Caring Professions
University of West Attica
Athens, Greece

Journal Associated: Archives of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology


Eugenia Yiannakopoulou works as an Academic Teacher in the Department of Biomedical Sciences of the Faculty of Health and Caring Professions, University of West Attica, Athens, Greece.  In addition, since 2015 she works as a Faculty Staff of the Master in Science  Biomedical Methods and Technology in Diagnosis organized by the Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of West Attica [lectures on hereditary and familial endocrine cancer]. Since 2004, she is Director of her own private medical practice where she works as a consultant surgeon with special interest in Endocrine Surgery and Breast Surgery. Since 2007 she works as a PI with research interests including minimally invasive surgery and surgical stress, neuroendocrine surgical stress, pharmacological modulation of neuroendocrine surgical stress, minimally invasive endocrine surgery, partial adrenalectomy, familial and hereditary breast and endocrine cancer, pharmacogenomics, epigenetics.

Eugenia Yiannakopoulou graduated from the Medical School of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Postgraduate studies: MSc Minimally Invasive Surgery; MSc Medical Biology; MSc Biostatistics; PhD Pharmacology; University Diploma in Breast Diseases Medical School University of Strasbourg; University Diploma of Laparoscopic Surgery Medical School University of Strasbourg; University Diploma of Endocrine Surgery Medical School  University Pierre et Marrie Currie Paris, University Diploma in Targeted Biotherapeis of Inflammatory and Autoimmune Diseases, Medical School University of Montpellier, University Diploma in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Medical School University Pierre et Marie Currie Paris., University Diploma in Ultrasound for Surgeons, University of Zaragoza, Spain, University Diploma ‘Εxperto en ecografia clinica y abdominal y musculoesceletica’ University Cardenal Herrera CEU Spain, Experto Universitario in Hepatobiliary Surgery CEU Cardenal Herrera University, Experto Universiatrio en Genetica Medica, University Rey Juan Carlos, University Diploma in Endocrine Surgery CEU Cardenal Herrera University. She has completed postdoctoral research in Pharmacology. Eugenia Yiannakopoulou is Hellenic National Board certified in Surgery. She speaks English, German, Italian, French, Russian, Spanish, Portugues, Dutch. Eugenia Yiannakopoulou is member of the European Association of Endoscopic Surgery (EAES), of the European Society of Endocrine Surgeons, of the British Pharmacological Society, of the European Association of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, of the European Network for the study of Adrenal Tumors, of the British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons .  Eugenia Yiannakopoulou is member of the Research Committee of EAES since 2014. Publication record: 60 research papers published in international journals,  12 book chapters, 60 papers presented at national and international conferences, 752 citations. She is Editor in Chief of the Journal of Surgery and Surgical Technology and executive Editor of International Journal of Immunotherapy and Cancer Research and of Archives of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology, member of the Editorial Board of at least 20 International Journals.  She is a Reviewer of peer-reviewed journals including Surgical Endoscopy, British Journal of Surgery, European Journal of Pharmacology, Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy, Annals of Pharmacotherapy, European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, Molecular Nutrition and Food Research.. She has served as a Research Program Reviewer, Grant Reviewer, International Congress Abstract Reviewer.  In addition, she is a member of the Editorial Board of a number of journals including Open Toxicology, Pharmacovigilance, Advances in Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety.  She is Editor of the Books ‘Diclofenac’’and  ‘Environmental Pharmacology of Diclofenac’published by Nova Science Publishers, that are  proof corrected.  She is also Editor of the Books ‘Pharmacological Guide to Meloxicam’ ‘Raloxifaine’, ‘Adrenalectomies’ of Nova Science Publishers

Research Interest

Immunomodulation; Clinical pharmacology; Aspirin; Drug safety; Adverse drug events; Smoking cessation; Primary prevention; Chemoprevention.