Dr. Theocharis Koufakis

Dr. Theocharis Koufakis holds a Medical Degree from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and a Ph.D. in Genetic Epidemiology from the Department of Biomathematics, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece. He completed his specialty training in Internal Medicine at the General Hospital of Larissa, Greece. At present, he is a Clinical and Research Fellow in Diabetes at the Diabetes Center, 1st Department of Internal Medicine, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece. He is an author and co-author of more than 70 peer-reviewed papers and abstracts. His main research interests include meta-analysis of genetic association studies, polymorphisms in MTHFR gene, diabetes mellitus and infectious diseases.