Evangelia Zampeli

MD, PhD

Current status:      Rheumatology resident “Laikon” General Hospital 17, Ag. Thoma
str, 11527, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
e-mail:                   zampevi@yahoo.gr
Date of birth:         09/02/1977

Undergraduate studies: 2003: Medical degree, Medical School, University of Pécs, Hungary Graduation honors: summa cum laude

Postgraduate Studies: 2004-2009: PhD degree“Immunopharmacological investigation of the interplay between histamine and cytokines in physiological and pathological conditions”, Department of Pharmacology, Medical School, Univestity of Athens. Grade: Excellent

Work Experience
05.2004-08.2005: District Health Service, Itylo; Hospital of Sparti, Laconia, Greece
10.2006-01.2009: Internal Medicine residency in “Agia Eleni” Hospital, Athens, Greece
10.2009-03.2012: Clinical Research Fellow, Laikon General Hospital, Medical School, University of Athens.
03.2012-02.2013: Rheumatology resident,Veterans Administration Hospital (417 NIMTS), Athens, Greece
03.2013-today: Rheumatologyresident, Laikon General Hospital, Medical School, University of Athens

Awards-Distinctions (3 out of 8): 2008: British Pharmacological Society- elevated talk: “Effect of the H4R antagonist JNJ7777120 on the cartilage histamine content in rats with adjuvant arthritis.” EPHAR 2008; 2009: “Young investigator Award”-oral presentation: “Effect of the H4R Antagonist JNJ7777120 on Histamine levels of Peripheral Blood Vessels in Rats with Adjuvant Arthritis.” 38thAnnualMeetingEHRS; 2012: 3rd Best Abstract Award- oral presentation “Predictors of new atherosclerotic carotid plaque development in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a longitudinal study”, ExcellenceinRheumatology 2012

Commitees-Councils: 2009-2013: Management Committee member and Short Term Scientific Mission Coordinator of the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) Action BM0806: Recent advances in histamine receptor H4R research