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expand  Rank : Professor
ALEXANDRIDES THEODORE
ANASTASSIOU EVANGELOS
ANTHRAKOPOULOS MICHAEL
APOSTOLOPOULOS DIMITRIOS
ATHANASOPOULOS ANASTASIOS
BEZERIANOS ANASTASIOS
CHRISTOFIDOU MYRTO
CHRONI ELISABETH
CHRYSIS DIONISIOS
COSTARIDOU LENA
DANIILIDIS VASSILIOS
DECAVALAS GEORGE
DIMITRIOU GABRIEL
DRAINAS DENIS
GEORGIOU SOPHIA
GOGOS CHARALAMPOS
GOUMENOS DIMITRIS
GOURZIS PHILIPPOS
GREKA-SPILIOTI VASILIKI (SPILIOTIS BESSIE E.)
HAHALIS GEORGE
JELASTOPULU ELENI
KALOFONOS CHARALAMPOS
KALPAXIS DIMITRIOS
KARDAMAKIS DIMITRIOS
KONSTANTINOY DIMITRIOS
KYPREOS KYRIAKOS
KYRIAZOPOULOU VENETSANA
LEOTSINIDIS MICHAEL
LIOSSIS STAMATIS-NICK
LYGEROU ZOI
MARANGOS MARKOS
MARKOU KOSTAS
MEGAS PANAGIOTIS
MELACHRINOU MARIA
MITSACOU ADAMANTIA
MOSCHONAS NIKOLAOS
MOUZAKI ATHANASIA
NIKOLOPOULOU VASILIKI
PALIOGIANNI FOTINI
PANAGIOTOPOULOS ILIAS
PANAYIOTAKIS GEORGE
PERIMENIS PETROS
PETROU-PAPADAKI HELEN
PETSAS THEODOROS
PHARMAKAKIS NIKOLAOS
SIMEONIDIS ANARGIROS
SPILIOPOULOU-SDOUGKOU IRIS
SPIRIDONIDIS ALEXANDROS
SPIROPOULOS KONSTANTINOS
STATHOPOULOS CONSTANTINOS
TARAVIRAS STAVROS
TSOLAKIS IOANNIS
TYLLIANAKIS MINOS
VARVARIGOU ANASTASIA
ZARKADIS IOANNIS
ZOLOTA VASSILIKI
expand  Rank : Associate Professor
ASSIMAKOPOULOS KONSTANTINOS
CHEILADAKIS JOHN
DAVLOUROS PERIKLIS
ELLOUL JOHN
GEORGAKOPOULOS CONSTANTINOS
GYFTOPOULOS KONSTANTINOS
KAGADIS GEORGE C.
KALOGEROPOULOU CHRISTINA
KATRIVANOU AGGELIKI
KOUREA ELENI (HELEN)
MAROULIS IOANNIS
NAKSAKIS STEFANOS
PANOS GEORGE
PAPACHRISTOU DIONYSIOS
PAPADOPOULOS VASILEIOS
PASMATZI EFSTATHIA
SAKELLAROPOULOS GEORGE
SOLOMOU AIKATERINI
STATHOPOULOS GEORGIOS
TSOPANOGLOU NIKOS
expand  Rank : Assistant Professor
ALEXOPOULOS PANAGIOTIS
BRAVOU VASSILIKI
FLIGKOU FOTEINI
GLIATIS IOANNIS
KARATZA AGGELIKI
KATSANOS KONSTANTINOS
KOLETSIS EFSTRATIOS NIKOLAOS
KOUTRAS AGGELOS
PANAGIOTAKOPOULOS GEORGE
PAPACHRISTOU EVAGGELOS
SOLOMOU-LIOSI ELENA
TSAMANDAS ATHANASSIOS C.
VELISSARIS DIMITRIOS
ZAMPAKIS PETER
expand  Rank : Lecturer
NIKA KONSTANTINA
SYGGELOS SPYROS
DECAVALAS GEORGE
Rank:Professor
Sector:Division of Paediatrics & Obstetrics – Gynaecology
Clinic/Laboratory:
Department of Obstetrics - Gynecology
Knowledge Subject:
Research Area:Fetal-Maternal Medicine
Address:Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Patra, Rio 26500, Greece
Office:
Phone:+302613603681
Fax:+302610993854
E-mail:
gdecavalas@med.upatras.gr
Personal Website:
Short Curriculum Vitae
 

Summary of Curriculum Vitae

1952 : Born in Egypt.
1976 : Graduated from the Athens University Medical School.
1977-1982 : Specialty training in Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Hospital of Patras and first Ob-Gyn department of Athens University.
1982-1985 : Cinical research fellow in Ob-Gyn department University of Patras.
1984:  PhD in Ob-Gyn University of Patras.
1984: Academic Hospital of the Vrije University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam (Chairman: Professor JG. Stolk). Program of Perinatal Monitoring (Project Leader: HP. van Geijn).
 1985-1990: Lecturer Ob-Gyn Department University Of Patras.
 1987: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Yale University, Connecticut (Chairman: Professor JC. Hobbins). Program Maternal Fetal Medicine (chorionic villus sampling, percutaneous umbilical cord sampling, intrauterine transfusions, fetal echocardiograms, amniocentesis και ultrasonograpy).
 1989: Research Fellow, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Winthrop University Hospital, Stony Brook School of Medicine, State University of New York, New York (Chairman: Professor H. Schulman). Doppler Velocimetry and Antepartum Fetal Surveillance.
 1990-2002: Assistant Professor.
 1993: Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Scienses, School of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia (Chairman: Professor A. Reece).
 2002-2010: Associate Professor.
 2008: Chairman of the Obstetrics and Gynecology department of the University of Patras.
 2010-today: Professor and Chairman in the same department.
Author and co-author in 52 peer-reviewed (pubmed) papers  with 172 citations.
Establisher of perinatal medicine unit in the Ob-Gyn department in  1992.
Member of the Board of the Hellenic Obstetrics and Gynecology Society.
Ex Member of the board Of Greek Perinatal Society and the Greek Feto-Maternal Medicine.

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Postgraduate Courses

Selected Publications

  1. Decavalas G, Maroulis G, Papaioannou C, Papapetropoulou M. Comparative study of ceftriaxone versus cefamandole for pre-operative prophylaxis of infections in patients undergoing cesarean section or vaginal hysterectomy. J Chemother 1989;1(4 Suppl):1048-1050.
  2. Arkoulis T, Decavalas G, Papapetropoulou M, Detorakis J, Kondakis X, Tzigounis V. Prevalence of asymptomatic carriers of Chlamydia trachomatis among pregnant and non-pregnant women in south-western Greece. Eur J Epidemiol 1989;5(4):526-528.
  3. Decavalas G, Papapetropoulou M, Giannoulaki E, Tzigounis V, Kondakis XG. Prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii antibodies in gravidas and recently aborted women and study of risk factors. Eur J Epidemiol 1990;6(2):223-226.
  4. Mastrogiannis DS, Decavalas GO, Verma U, Tejani N. Perinatal outcome after recent cocaine usage. Obstet Gynecol 1990;76(1):8-11.
  5. Beratis NG, Decavalas G, Ladas P. Low frequency of isozyme 2 acid a-glucosidase in Greece. Gene Geogr 1992;6(1-2):53-57.
  6. Decavalas G, Mastrogiannis D, Papadopoulos V, Tzingounis V. Short-term verus long-term prophylactic tocolysis in patients with preterm premature rupture of membranes. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 1995;59(2):143-147.
  7. Tsapanos VS, Decavalas GO, Adonakis GL, Kourounis GS. Late or emergency (salvage) cerclage of a dilated cervix after tissue support with Pelvicol implant: a case. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 2005;72(2):368-372.
  8. Georgopoulos NA, Adonakis GL, Fotopoulos A, Koika V, Spinos N, Saltamavros A, Keramopoulos A, Koukouras D, Decavalas G, Kourounis GS. Estrogen receptor polymorphisms in tamoxifen-treated women with breast cancer. Gynecol Endocrinol 2006;22(4):185-189.
  9. Decavalas G, Adonakis G, Androutsopoulos G, Gkogkos P, Koumoundourou D, Ravazoula P, Kourounis G. Synchronous primary endometrial and ovarian cancers: a case report. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 2006;27(4):434-436.
  10. Decavalas G, Adonakis G, Androutsopoulos G, Gkermpesi M, Kourounis G. Sarcoidosis of the vulva: a case report. Arch Gynecol Obstet 2007;275(3):203-205.
  11. Spinos N, Terzis G, Crysanthopoulou A, Adonakis G, Markou KB, Vervita V, Koukouras D, Tsapanos V, Decavalas G, Kourounis G, Georgopoulos NA. Increased frequency of thyroid nodules and breast fibroadenomas in women with uterine fibroids. Thyroid 2007;17(12):1257-1259.
  12. Kourea HP, Adonakis G, Androutsopoulos G, Zyli P, Kourounis G, Decavalas G. Fallopian tube malignant mixed müllerian tumor (carcinosarcoma): a case report with immunohistochemical profiling. Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 2008;29(5):538-542.
  13. Papadopoulos VG, Kourea HP, Adonakis GL, Decavalas GO. A case of umbilical cord hemangioma: doppler studies and review of the literature. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2009;144(1):8-14.
  14. Georgopoulos NA, Adonakis G, Papadopoulos V, Vagenakis GA, Tsoukas A, Decavalas G. Feto-maternal risks associated with pregnancy achieved through oocyte donation in a woman with Turner syndrome. Gynecol Endocrinol 2009;25:1-4. [
  15. Marioli DJ, Saltamavros AD, Vervita V, Koika V, Adonakis G, Decavalas G, Markou KB, Georgopoulos NA. Association of the 17-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 5 gene polymorphism (-71A/G HSD17B5 SNP) with hyperandrogenemia in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Fertil Steril 2008 Aug 8.

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