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IPH | School Based Health Education

Giannis Tountas and Ioannis Antoniou, two expert scientists invited by the Institute of Public Health of the American College of Greece, discussed during their online lectures, on the 6th April afternoon, how a proper program of Health Education could, within the Greek educational system, significantly change the behavior of children and adolescents in matters of nutrition, self-care and avoidance of addictions, as well as help fight depression and improve school performance.

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IPH | The Spectrum of Development Disorders: From Dyslexia to Autism

  In view of the World Autism Awareness Day (April 2), Ms. Savvaki, Director of the Dyslexia & Speech, Learning & Behavior Disorders Unit at the University Hospital of Heraklion, explained during her online lecture on the 30th March 2022, entitled “The Spectrum of Developmental Disorders from Learning Disabilities to Autism”, what parents, educators and therapists need to pay attention to when dealing with children who have difficulty communicating with the family and school environment. There is a number of scientific “tools” at our disposal, however, great care is needed in the application of these diagnostic methods. The tests are...

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IPH | Hereditary cancer: Potentials for prevention and treatment

The 4th Lecture of the Institute of Public Health 7th Series of Lectures, was dedicated to hereditary cancer. The Director of Research of the Human Genetics Field of the Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory INRASTES Dr. Drakoulis Yannoukakos, delivered a lecture entitled “Novel Clinical Applications of Human Genetics in Diagnosis & Therapy of Hereditary Cancer”.

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Topics in Biomedical Ethics

Εminent Greek scientists participated in a round table discussion entitled “Topics in Biomedical Ethics” during the third lecture of the Institute of Public Health 7th Series of Lectures.

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