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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.

Latest News/Press

EU Health Award for NGOs 2017

The European Commission called upon international, European, national and regional NGOs active in the field of vaccination to present details of their initiatives to the EU Health Award 2017. The call for applications targeted initiatives that help achieving higher level of public health for Europeans through vaccination.

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Latest Publications

The impact of access to immunization information on vaccine acceptance in three countries

Lori K. Handy, Stefania Maroudi, Maura Powell, Bakanuki Nfila, Charlotte Moser, Ingrid Japa, Ndibo Monyatsi, Elena Tzortzi, Ismini Kouzeli, Anthony Luberti, Maria Theodoridou, Paul Offit, Andrew Steenhoff, Judy A. Shea, Kristen A. Feemster

PLoS One. 2017; 12(8): e0180759, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0180759

Abstract 

Introduction: Vaccine acceptance is a critical component of sustainable immunization programs, yet rates of vaccine hesitancy are rising. Increased access to misinformation through media and antivaccine advocacy is an important contributor to hesitancy in the United States and other high-income nations with robust immunization programs.  Little is known about the content and effect of information sources on attitudes toward vaccination in settings with rapidly changing or unstable immunization programs.

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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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