Happy New Academic Year 2018-2019!

Happy New Academic Year 2018-2019!

The new generation is changing! Young children are making their own choices creating new trends, leaving the past behind. They embrace good practices and reject anything that may take away their strength to fulfill their dreams. Let’s listen to what they have to say… Happy new academic year to all students!

Free Spirometry testing for Victims of the Attica Fires

Free Spirometry testing for Victims of the Attica Fires

In light of the recent tragic events by the Attica fires, The George D. Behrakis RESEARCH lab of the Hellenic Cancer Society, is offering free Spirometry testing to all victims of the fires. All those who were exposed to the harmful smoke or fires, with or without a history of respiratory conditions who would like to check their lung function are welcomed to visit us at the RESEARCH LAB located […]

Beach safety tips- 2018

Beach safety tips- 2018

Pay attention to environmental conditions. Check weather conditions before you swim. For example, a lot of wind means big waves and currents, while storm and lightning means there is a risk for electric shock. It is very dangerous to swim in these conditions and should be avoided. Is the beach tended to? Organized beaches are cleaned and cared for regularly making it a more safe and enjoyable environment. Are there […]

“Learning to be Smoke-free!” English version of the elementary school notebook was presented to H.E the President of the Hellenic Republic on July 5th, 2018

“Learning to be Smoke-free!” English version of the elementary school notebook was presented to H.E the President of the Hellenic Republic on July 5th, 2018

Our team at the George D. Behrakis Research Lab welcomed our benefactor Mr. Drake Behrakis, President of Marwick Associates and the National Hellenic Society of the United States to the Lab last week! During his visit, along with Professor Panagiotis Behrakis, Director of the Lab and the Institute of Public Health-The American College of Greece, had the honor to be received by H.E the President of the Hellenic Republic, Mr. […]