Conference Program

6th Annual International Conference on Biology
Program (Athens Local Time)
(*In the program presentations are included from all the subjects scheduled to be presented in parallel)
(Note: each presentation includes at least 10 minutes for questions and discussions if available)

Monday 22 June 2020


Opening and Welcoming Remarks:

  • Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER.

Andriana Margariti, Senior Lecturer, Centre for Experimental Medicine, Queen’s University Belfast, UK.
Title: Patient Specific Blood Vessels Organoids are Shaping the Future of Health and Medical Studies Providing Opportunities for Teaching and Research 

12.45-13.00 Break

Roland Polacsek-Ernst, Witten/Herdecke University, Germany.
Title: Sickness Absence Cost Reduction in 25 Companies Related to Psychosocial Risk Management Interventions.

13.45-14.00 Break

Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER.
Title: Do National Health Expenditures Matter for the COVID-19? Evidence from the European Union. (PowerPoint)

14.45-15.00 Break

Jordan Utley, Associate Professor, University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, USA.
Title: Global Health Crisis: Building Interprofessional Teams through Online Education.

15.45-16.00 Break

Melinda J. Ickes, Associate Professor, University of Kentucky, USA.
Title: Supporting Youth E-cigarette Prevention Through Innovative Approaches.

Greek Night

Tuesday 23 June 2020

08:00-11:00 Urban Walk

Anara Zhumadilova, Assistant Professor, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan.
Title: Factors Associated with the Prevalence of Dental Caries among the Children in Kazakhstan.

11.45-12.00 Break

Kristina Ndreu, Community Pharmacist, University of Medicine, Tirana, Albania.
Title: Cost-Effectiveness Evaluation of Bortezomib vs Vincristine Based Treatment for Multiple Myeloma. 

12.45-13.00 Break

Elizabeth Ekirapa-Kiracho, Senior Lecturer, Makerere University, Uganda.
Title: Cost Effectiveness of a Facility Based vs Facility + Community and Usual Care Strategy for Type 2 Diabetes Management.

13.45-14.00 Break

Nikolaos Liodakis, Associate Professor, Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada.
Title: Assessing Canada’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. (PowerPoint)


Wednesday 24 June 2020
Educational Islands Cruise
Thursday 25 June 2020
Delphi Tour

* ATINER does not have the administration and infrastructure capacity to organize separate online conferences for each one that is planned every week. Instead, an attempt has been made to have one online event for the given week.