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Dr. Olympia Papakonstantinou

Olympia Papakonstantinou is an Associate Professor in Radiology at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece. She obtained her degree in medicine from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in 1988, became a qualified radiologist in 1993, and completed her PhD thesis“Assessment of liver iron overload in beta thalassemia with MR imaging techniques”. Dr. Papakonstantinou completed her Research  fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology at University of California at San Diego (Chair: DL Resnick: 2000-2001).

She has 70 peer reviewed publications in international journals, and greater than 100 invited lectures and 200 presentations in international and national meetings.

Current Positions/Chairs:

  • Associate Professor of Radiology
    2nd Department of Radiology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
  • Co-Chair, Musculoskeletal Sector
    Hellenic (Greek) Society of Radiology
  • Secretary
    Hellenic (Greek) Society of MSK Radiology

Key Institutions

  • National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
    Athens, Greece
  • “Attikon” General University Hospital
    Radiology (2nd Department)
    Athens, Greece

Research Activities

  • Imaging of pediatric athropathies
  • Imaging of MSK tumors
  • MR imaging of athletic injuries of the knee .
  • Assessment of tissue iron overload with QMRI techniques

Research Interests

  • Imaging techniques in athropathies
  • MR imaging techniques in hemophilia
  • LDCT in spondyloarthopathies.
  • Imaging of bone and soft tissue tumors and pseudotumors