Kostas Athanasakis

Academic Associate


Kostas Athanasakis is an Academic Associate at the University of Nicosia Medical School.

Dr Kostas Athanasakis was born at Trikala (Thessaly) in 1978. He has studied Economics at the School of Law, Economics & Political Sciences of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and Nursing at the Department of Health Sciences of the University of Athens. He was awarded an MSc degree in Health Care Management by the University of Athens and a PhD degree in the field of Health Economics by the Athens School of Medicine (University of Athens).

Dr Athanasakis focuses his research and teaching efforts in the fields of Economic Evaluation of Pharmaceuticals, Health Technology Assessment and Pharmaceutical Policy, having published over 200 papers and abstracts, as well as 12 books, during the last years. Kostas is currently the Director General of the Institute for Health Economics (based in Athens, Greece),  and has, also, served twice as Chairman of the Research Review Committee of the Annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR).

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