Dr. Rigopoulos Dimitris
Professor of Dermatology-Venereology
Chair of the 1st Department of Dermatology-Venereology,
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Medical School,
Professor Rigopoulos graduated from the Medical School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Greece. He performed his residency in Dermatology- Venereology at Sygros Hospital, he was trained in Lasers and Dermo-surgery at the Northwestern University of Chicago. He was elected as Lecturer at the National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Medical School, then as Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and finally as Full Professor of Dermatology.
He is Member of the European Academy of Dermatology, of the American Academy of Dermatology, of the American Dermatological Association ,of the International Society of Dermatology.
He was the Past President of the Council for Nail Diseases (USA) and he is the President of the European Nail Society.
He is the President of the Hellenic Society of Dermatology and Venereology since 2010.
He has published 200 peer reviewed papers, he is the author of 10 books, 20 chapters in books
and has participated in 30 clinical trials. He is invited speaker in many European and International Congresses and Meetings.
He is the founder and one of the two Editors of the Skin Appendage Disorders Medical Journal,
Published by S. Karger AG,Basel, Switzerland