George P. Chrousos | Greek Scientist
George P. Chrousos, chairman (and professor) of the Department of Pediatrics at the Athens University Medical School, is one of the 250 most prominent clinical investigators in the world, the highest cited clinical pediatrician and endocrinologist in the world (according to the ISI) and the 37th most cited scientist in the world.
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He has been the director of the Pediatric Endocrinology Section and Training Program and the chief of the Pediatric and Reproductive Endocrinology Branch of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), National Institute of Health (NIH). He is a clinical professor of Pediatrics, Physiology and Biophysics at Georgetown University Medical School and a distinguished visiting scientist, NICHD, NIH. He was the first general director of the Foundation of Biomedical Research of the Academy of Athens (2001–2002). He holds the UNESCO Chair on Adolescent Health Care and he has held the John Kluge Chair in Technology and Society, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. He has authored more than 1.100 scientific publications, he has edited 29 books and his work has been cited over 74.000 times.