Nikolaos Grigoriadis graduated from the Faculty of Medicine of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He did his PhD thesis and residency in Neurology in the same institution. He has specialized in clinical and experimental Neuroimmunology and CNS immunopathology in a number of research centers and institutions abroad.
He is now a Professor of Neurology at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and the Head and Chairman of the of the B’ Dept of Neurology, AHEPA University Hospital, the MS Centre and the Laboratory of Experimental Neurology and Neuroimmunology.
Professor Grigoriadis is a member of various international scientific committees such as the European School of Neuroimmunology, ParadigMS, the subcommittee of ENS for Multiple Sclerosis, the ECTRIMS committee (until 2010), Co-founder and Secretary of the Hellenic Academy of Neuroimmunology. He has recently been elected as the President of the Greek Neurological Society. He is an Ad Hoc reviewer in more than 40 international scientific journals, co-ordinator in more than 40 multicenter clinical trials for MS and the principal investigator in collaborative research projects for cell therapies in CNS autoimmune demyelination.
His field of interests are: Neuroimmunology; Multiple sclerosis; experimental models of autoimmune diseases (EAE etc); neurodegeneration; immunomodulation; cell therapies. He has also published more than 180 papers in peer reviewed journals, and his current citation index is more than 5700 with an H-index: 33.