IASO Children’s Hospital established a dynamic presence at the 9th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Hellenic Academy of Pediatrics, of the Nursing School of the University of Athens and of the Medical Genetics Laboratory of the Pediatric Hospital “Agia Sofia”. The Scientific Meeting was successfully held at the Convention Center of the “AKS PORTO HELI” Hotel in Porto Heli, from 26 to 28 September 2014, and more than 300 pediatricians attended the event.
Distinguished speakers of all pediatric specialties presented interesting pediatric issues and new methods applied in the field of medicine today.
Below are some of the issues discussed:
- Newer data on vaccination
- Newer data on infantile milk allergy
- Differential diagnosis of vesicular exanthema
- The end of the meningococcal disease
- Pediatric asthma
- Pediatric hypercholesterolemia
- Neonatal and infantile hypotonia
Among the attendees representing IASO Children’s Hospital medical staff were, Mr. Panagiotis Lagos, Professor of Pediatrics and Chief of Medical Services at IASO Children’s Hospital, Mrs Thodota Liakopoulou-Tsitsipi, Pediatrician, Chief of the Department of Pediatrics at IASO Children’s Hospital, Mrs Eleni Georgaki-Aggelaki, Pediatric nephrologist – Assistant Professor at the University of Athens, Head of the Department of Pediatric Nephrology at IASO Children’s Hospital, Mr. Stavros Diamantopoulos, Lecturer at the University of Thessaly, Scientific Consultant at IASO Children’s Hospital and Ms Panagiota Kafritsa, Pediatric gastroenterologist, Scientific Collaborator at the 1st Pediatric Clinic of the University of Athens, Ms Ioanna Barbounaki, Pediatrician, Deputy Chief of the Department of Pediatrics at IASO Children’s Hospital, Mr. Marios Papadopoulos, Pediatric pneumonologist – Scientific Collaborator at pneumonologist, Mrs Talia Tsivitanidou – Kakourou, Pediatric dermatologist, Consultant at the 1st Pediatric clinic of the University of Athens, Collaborator at IASO Children’s Hospital and many other academic and hospital physicians.