Integrated Precision Medicine Technologies
Research Center of Excellence

Position: Neurodegenerative Disorders
Affiliation: The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics
Email: savvas@cing.ac.cy

Prof. Savvas Papacostas (male) is a Senior Consultant Neurologist and Director of Clinic B (epilepsy, behavioral neurology and clinical neurophysiology) and Professor of Neuroscience at the Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine of the CING.  His interests focus on clinical neurophysiology with extensive experience and research as well as publications in the field of evoking and analysing signals that result from the stimulation of sensory organs. His lab has developed new diagnostic methods for the evaluation of the functionality of the central nervous system such as mapping of the cortical representation of the vestibular nerve. Several articles and review papers have been published on the subject. He currently he teaches at the Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine. He supervises PhD and Masters’ candidates in neurophysiology, behavioural neurology (dementia) and in animal models of Alzheimer’s disease. In addition to his research activities, Prof Papacostas sees patients with intractable forms of epilepsy and in addition, due to his previous psychiatric training, he is also in charge of the behavioural neurology clinic of the CING where he sees patients with dementing and other neuro-degenerative disorders. He participates in local as well as international research on the epidemiology, consequences and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.

Neurodegenerative diseases Coordinators

Eleni Zampa

Eleni Zampa

Neurodegenerative Disorders

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics

Neurodegenerative diseases Team

Nikolas Dietis

Nikolas Dietis

Neurodegenerative Disorders

University of Cyprus (MED)

Yiolanda Christou

Yiolanda Christou

Neurodegenerative Disorders

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics

Savvas Papacostas

Savvas Papacostas

Neurodegenerative Disorders

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics

Marios Pantziaris

Marios Pantziaris

Neurodegenerative Disorders

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics

Christiana Demetriou

Christiana Demetriou

Neurodegenerative Disorders

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics

Andreas Chatzittofis

Andreas Chatzittofis

Neurodegenerative Disorders

University of Cyprus (MS)

Andria Shimi

Andria Shimi

Neurodegenerative Disorders

University of Cyprus (P)

Eleni Leonidou

Eleni Leonidou

Neurodegenerative Disorders

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics

Ioanna Kousiappa

Ioanna Kousiappa

Neurodegenerative Disorders

The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics

Georgios Μ. Hadjigeorgiou

Georgios Μ. Hadjigeorgiou

Neurodegenerative Disorders

University of Cyprus (MS)