Ms. Thea Emmerling, Head of Cross-border Health Care and Tobacco Control work, DG SANTE of the European Commission, recently visited Athens after being invited by the Institute of Public Health and the Office of Public Affairs. Ms. Emmerling was the guest speaker of the “Tobacco Control in E.U. and Greece” event that took place at the ACG Campus, in collaboration with the SmokefreeGreece Initiative, Center of Excellence for Sustaianability, Office […]
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month worldwide, the Institute of Public Health of the American College of Greece and the George D. Behrakis Research Lab of the Hellenic Cancer Society, co-founder of the SmokefreeGreece initiative, are sharing some very important information on Breast Cancer. Breast Cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths among women in Greece. It is characterized by the presence of abnormal cells in the breast that grow and […]
The Institute of Public Health of the American College of Greece has released their 2018-2019 program for the 4th Series of Lectures on Public Health. Every month, scientists and academics will share the most up-to-date information on current and emerging health topics. The lectures are of interest to healthcare professionals but also to the public who will benefit from information on how to prevent disease through healthy practices. In light […]
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!