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SMOKE FREE GREECE
Entitled “Journey of a Smoker” by Aggeliki Chrysikopoulou, 5th Grade student at Geraka Elementary School, 3rd prize winner at the 2nd Annual Pan-Hellenic Student Competition.
Smoke Free Greece coordinates a series of actions organized by the George D. Behrakis Research Lab of the Hellenic Cancer Society and the Institute of Public Health of the American College of Greece with the aim of reducing smoking in our country.
Smoke Free Greece functions under the direction of Professor Panagiotis Behrakis, the WHO official focal point for smoking in Greece and former President of the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP).
"George D. Behrakis" Research Lab
The “George D. Behrakis” Research Lab is a fully equipped, state-of-the-art lung function laboratory, donated by the Behrakis Foundation, Boston MA, to the Hellenic Cancer Society.
"Institute of Public Health" The American College of Greece
The Institute of Public Health of the American College of Greece, founded in January 2016, aims to develop scientific research and educational activities in the field of Public Health and to support the SmokeFreeGreece campaign as well as all other national and international activities carried out by the “George D. Behrakis Research Lab” of the Hellenic Cancer Society.