World-Renowned Greek-American Neurosurgeon Steven Kalkanis to Lead Henry Ford Medical Group

Henry Ford Health System has selected its own Steven N. Kalkanis, M.D., to serve as the Chief Executive Officer of the Henry Ford Medical...

Greek-American Physician Uses Community Engagement to Help Baltimore Patients

Dr. Panagis Galiatsatos is a second-generation Greek-American whose innovative and groundbreaking work is helping Baltimore's community to thrive. Galiatsatos, the son of two Greeks who came...

Report Claims Austerity Harmed Greeks’ Healthcare

Greece's death rate rose three times faster than the Western European average between 2010 and 2016 amid a decline in health attributed to austerity...

Greek American Dr. Steven Kalkanis Elected Director of American Board of Neurological Surgery

Greek American Steven N. Kalkanis, M.D., Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at Henry Ford Health System and Medical Director of the Henry Ford...

Greek Researcher Spearheads New Cancer-Treatment Study

A Greek researcher has headed a study which discovered how specifically targeted cancer treatment improved patient survival rates. Apostolia Tsimperidou at the Anderson Cancer Centre...

Earth Friendly Products ‘Go Green for Pink’ to Fight Cancer

A Greek-American firm which has spent 50 years producing environmentally-friendly cleaning products has announced a year-long partnership with the American Cancer Society (ACS). Earth Friendly...

Greeks Create Heart Cells from Stem Cells

Researchers working with stem cells at Stanford University look to create heart cells from stem cells. The project, led by cardiovascular medicine instructor and Greek native, Dr....

World No Tobacco Day: The Greek-American Who Fights Smoking in Greece

Greeks are known as hardcore smokers who live in a country that doesn’t change habits easily, even if it is against the law. However,...

First Uterus Transplant in the US By Kefalonian Doctor

Dr. Andreas G. Tzakis performed the first uterus transplant in the US, giving hope to millions of women around the world who cannot procreate...

Seleni Gathers Top Policymakers on Capitol Hill, Honors Two Mothers in Public Service

On Friday June 12th, nearly 200 people came together on Capitol Hill to honor the leadership of women and mothers in public service and...

Greek Stanford Researcher: ‘Cancer Tests Save Few Lives’

Greek-American Stanford School of Medicine Professor John Ioannidis led a recent epidemiological research that showed more than two-thirds of cancer diagnostic tests do not save patients’...
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Visits the Seleni Institute

The first female Speaker of the US House of Representatives in history and current House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi visited The Seleni Institute, a non profit-organization...

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