Sector: Division of Basic Medical Sciences I

Clinic/Laboratory: Department of Medical Physics

Knowledge Subject: Medical Physics – Medical Informatics

Research Area: Medical Physics – Medical Informatics

University of Patras School of Medicine Department of Medical Physics P.O.BOX: 132 73 GR 265 04 Rion Greece 2nd level, Building of Preclinical Functions

TEL: +302610962345 +30 2610 969166

EMAIL: gkagad@gmail.com, kagadis@upatras.gr

Summary of Curriculum Vitae

George C. Kagadis, PhD, is Professor of Medical Physics & Medical Informatics at University of Patras, Greece. He received his Diploma in Physics from the University of Athens, Greece in 1996 and both his MSc and PhD in medical physics from the University of Patras, Greece in 1998 and 2002, respectively. He is a Greek State Scholarship Foundation grantee, a Fulbright Research Scholar, and a Full AAPM member. From January 8, 2014 to July 14, 2015 he has been a visiting Assistant Professor to UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, where he currently holds an Adjunct Assistant Professor appointment. He has authored approximately 80 journal papers and presented over 20 talks. He has been involved in European and national projects, including e-health. His current research interests focus on medical image processing and analysis, studies in molecular imaging, IHE as well as CAD applications. Currently he is an associate editor to Medical Physics, AAPM Website editor, chair of the AAPM Website editorial board, chair of the European Affairs Subcommittee, member of the AAPM Molecular Imaging in Radiation Oncology Work Group, Elctronic Media Coordinating, Equipment Donation Subcommittee, History, International Affairs, International Scientific Exchange Subcommittee, Newsletter Editorial Board, Online Learing Services Subcommittee, Placement Service Subcommittee, Advertising Revenue and Policy, and Work Group on Information Technology.