• 2016 CLEO today
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  • CLEO today

    CLEO, with the new PHIG project – Preventing Hospital Infections in Greece, is expanding its field of activity into other sectors of health research and promotion, such as:

    • the surveillance and prevention of the most common hospital-acquired infections
    • the surveillance and improvement of compliance with selected prevention practices
    • and the surveillance of antibiotics use

    aiming towards the improvement of provided health care quality in General and Children’s hospitals across Greece.

  • CLEO yesterday

    The Collaborative Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Research was founded in 2011 under the auspices of the 1st and 2nd Pediatric Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, following a grant from the “Stavros Niarchos” Foundation.

    The Collaborative Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Research was founded in 2011 under the auspices of the 1st and 2nd Pediatric Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, following a grant from the “Stavros Niarchos” Foundation.

    CLEO has operated as a Non-Profit Company since October 2014.

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Job Opportunity: Communications Director

JOB SUMMARY

CLEO is seeking a full-time Communications Director. The Communications Director will be responsible for developing and implementing an overarching communications plan and crafting a narrative framework around which CLEO will organize what both reflects our values and furthers the overall strategic plan and goals. As the Director of Communications, you will set and guide the strategy for all communications, website, public relations message, and collateral to consistently articulate CLEO’s mission and support the organizing work we do.

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Latest Publications

Attributable length of stay and cost for pediatric and neonatal centralline-associated bloodstream infections in Greece

Sofia Karagiannidou, Theoklis Zaoutis, Nikolaos Maniadakis, Vassiliki Papaevangelou, Georgia Kourlaba

J Infect Public Health 12, no. 3 (May - Jun 2019): 372-79. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jiph.2018.12.004

Abstract 

Background and objective: Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) are the most frequent pediatric hospital-acquired infections and are associated with significant morbidity and healthcare costs. The aim of our study was to determine the attributable length of stay (LOS) and cost for CLABSIs in pediatric patients in Greece, for which there is currently a paucity of data.

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PHIG Project 2016

PHIG Project

PHIG Project

Surveillance of the most common hospital acquired infections
Participants

Participants

Departments from all over Greece participating in the PHIG project
Material

Material

Tools for data collection
Redcap

Redcap

Web application for building and managing online databases

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CLEO was founded thanks to a grant of the “Stavros Niarchos” Foundation, which has supported its function as the main donator since 2011 and continues to do so today.

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