Sofia Argyropoulou

Head of Health Service at the Municipal Social Welfare and Preschool Education Agency

Sofia Argyropoulou

Head of Health Service at the Municipal Social Welfare and Preschool Education Agency

Biography

Since November 2011, Mrs Argyropoulou is Head of Health Service at the Municipal Social Welfare and Preschool Education Agency at the Municipality of Papagos-Cholargos. She is in charge of the vaccination programme against influenza and pneumococcal; TB vaccination programme for primary school children; mental and physical empowerment programme LLM- Care for people with normal memory as well as for people who are in the early stages of dementia; setting and supervising protection measures and hygiene in the workplace.

She also worked at Municipality of Papagos-Cholargos as Secretary of the local delinquency prevention board (November 2012-October 2014)

She studied at the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology (2000-2004). Bachelor’s thesis: Prevalence of dementia in a geographically defined area of Greece (2004).

She completed a Postgraduate programme in biomedical research and preventive medicine and a Postgraduate diploma in preventive and social medicine (preventive psychiatry). Professor in charge: D. Trichopoulos.

Articles

International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2005 April; 20(4):350-7.

« Prevalence and correlates of depression in late life: a population-based study from a rural Greek town.»

Papadopoulos FC, Petridou E, Argyropoulou S,et al.

Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece.

All session by Sofia Argyropoulou