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                                                                                      Fotis Topouzis                              

                                                                              

 

Fotis Topouzis received his MD in Medicine from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. Dr Topouzis pursued residency training in Ophthalmology at the "Saint-Antoine" Hospital and National Center of Ophthalmology "Quinze Vingts" Hospital Paris. He received his Ph.D. in Psychophysics at the Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece. He is also a Clinical Comprehensive Ophthalmology Fellowship trained in the National Center of Ophthalmology ‘Quinze Vinghts’ Hospital, Paris, France and Glaucoma Fellowship trained at the Jules Stein Eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA. He has served as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Ophthalmology, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece and at the II Department of Ophthalmology at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. He is now Associate Professor at the A' Department of Ophthalmology, AHEPA Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He is also the Head and Founder of the Laboratory of Research and Clinical Applications in Ophthalmology in the same Department. Dr. Topouzis has received distinguished awards for his scientific work, including the distinguished foreign resident Award from the College of Medicine of the Hospitals in Paris, Post -Doctoral Award from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and Shaffer International Fellowship Award from the Glaucoma Research Foundation, San Fransisco, CA. He also serves four medical journal editorial boards and is a reviewer for twelve medical journals. He is currently member of the executive committee of the European Glaucoma Society and Secretary of GlaucoGENE, a special Interest Group of the European Glaucoma Society. Dr Topouzis is especially interested in epidemiology and clinical and genetic research in ophthalmic diseases with particular focus in glaucoma and age related macular degeneration (AMD). He is Principal Investigator of two large population-based studies (Thessaloniki Eye Study, Eureye Study), as well as co-ordinator for the GaucoGENE project.

An up to date list of the publications of Dr. Topouzis follow the link below to the National Library of Medicine.

Publications of Dr. Fotis Topouzis

The CV of Dr. Fotis Topouzis in PDF format (in english)

The CV of Dr. Fotis Topouzis in PDF format (in greek)