Greece Has Won the COVID-19 Battle – For Now

But to win the war against infectious disease – and to be ready for the next health crisis – we need a stronger, more accountable health system

Theoklis Zaoutis*

We should all be proud of our country’s successful response to the coronavirus crisis. It shows that with a concerted group effort from everyone in our society, we can achieve better health outcomes – better even than other countries with far more resources.

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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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37th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID)

The 37th Annual Meeting of ESPID (European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases) held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on May 6-11, 2019, once again brought together the most important researchers in the field of pediatric infections, epidemiology and immunology, enabling trainees in the above fields to meet experts and colleagues from other countries and share their experiences. The ESPID’s programme was clinically oriented and promoted the best clinical practice for management of pediatric infections while it covered a wide range of educational seminars and interaction between trainees and faculty was strongly encouraged.
The CLEO team, headed by Prof. Theoklis Zaoutis, attended this year's conference and participated with the following abstracts:

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Job Opening - Clinical Research Associate (CRA)

Collaborative Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Research (CLEO)-Ilisia

Job Responsibilities:
As a CRA you will:

  • Prepare submission packets for hospital ethical committees (ERBs) and administrative boards, the National Ethics Committee (EED), and the National Organization for Medicines in Greece (EOF) for protocol approval
  • Be responsible for adherence to monitoring procedures in accordance with GCP and ICH, local regulations, and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Perform monitoring activities from pre-study start-up to study close-out. This may include, but is not limited to, conducting site facilities inspections, site initiation visits, on-site study specific training, ensuring completeness and quality of on-site files, electronic case report forms (eCRF) review, query generation and resolution, monitoring patient safety (adverse events, serious adverse events), addressing protocol deviations, and completing monitoring reports (as applicable)

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36th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID)

The 36th Annual Meeting of ESPID (European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases) held in Malmö, Sweden, on May 28 - June 2, 2018, included a wide range of educational seminars and lectures on the latest developments in the field of pediatric infections, epidemiology and immunology. The conference was attended by pediatricians, infectious practitioners, microbiologists and distinguished researchers from all over the world and presented original research work on the whole range of pediatric infections.
The CLEO team, headed by Prof. Theoklis Zaoutis, attended this year's conference and participated with the following abstracts:

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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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