Honors

1981-1982: Scholar of the State Scholarship Foundation (8th order of merit at the annual examinations of the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki School of Dental Medicine, academic year 1980-1981).

1982-1983: Scholar of the State Scholarship Foundation (6th order of merit at the annual examinations of the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki School of Dental Medicine, academic year 1981-1982).

1987: Special Award Plaque from the Military School of Applied Medicine, to reward performance in the exercise of instructor duties and the overall presence in the Military School of Applied Medicine, 401 Army General Hospital of Athens.

8/11/2009: Honorary Commendation for the paper entitled: “Anatomy of the head and neck, in particular of the oral and maxillofacial region, in George Sklavounos’s ‘Anatomy of Man’ ”, which was presented at the 2nd Panhellenic 2-Days Meeting of History of Medicine entitled “The Great Anatomists of Parnassus”,  which was organized by the Department of History of Medicine, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Amfiklia of Fthiotida, Hotel “Ofitia” Congress Hall, November 7-8, 2009.

5/2/2011: Honorary Commendation for the paper entitled: “Pharmaceutical therapy in the temporal course and development of psychiatry: a historical review ”, which was presented at the 4th Panhellenic 2-Days Meeting of History of Medicine entitled “History of Psychiatry”,  which was organized by the Department of History of Medicine, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, “Parnassus” Literary Society, February 4-5, 2011.

20/3/2015: Honorary Commendation for the paper entitled: “Clarence-Walton Lillehei (1918-1999): the father of open heart surgery ”, which was presented at the 11th Panhellenic Meeting of History of Medicine entitled “Landmarks and protagonists in the historical evolution of Cardiology”, which was organized by the Department of History of Medicine, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, and held in parallel with the International Conference of Cardiovascular Medicine “Cardio Athena 2015”, Athens, Hotel Royal Olympic, March 20, 2015.

20/3/2015: Honorary Commendation for the paper entitled: “Paul Dudley White (1886-1973): the father of American cardiology”, which was presented at the 11th Panhellenic Meeting of History of Medicine entitled “Landmarks and protagonists in the historical evolution of Cardiology”, which was organized by the Department of History of Medicine, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, and held in parallel with the International Conference of Cardiovascular Medicine “Cardio Athena 2015”, Athens, Hotel Royal Olympic, March 20, 2015.