Dimitrios Kanakis  


Dr. med. Dimitrios Kanakis is specialized Pathologist and Neuropathologist and is currently Associate Professor of Pathology at the University of Nicosia Medical School (UNicMed). He has also an honorary appointment as Senior Lecturer at the St. George’s University of London (SGUL). Dr. Kanakis teaches Pathology both in the 3rd -year of the MD Program as well as in the CS- and T-year of the MBBS Program of SGUL (delivered in Cyprus by the UNicMed). He has co-authored several original Research Articles and he is Reviewer in a number of International Peer-Reviewed Journals as well as Member of the Editorial Board of several Scientific Journals. In addition, Dr. Kanakis has written four Chapters, three Chapters in the Book “Guidelines for the Histological Diagnosis of Malignant Neoplasms”, published by the Hellenic Society of Pathology (Athens, 2012 [2 nd Edition] & 2018 [3 rd Edition]) and the Chapter “PTTG (Securin) as Cancer Biomarker” in the Book “Biomarkers in Cancer” (Springer Publishers; 2015). Finally, Dr. Kanakis is the Editor of the Book “Pituitary Adenoma: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment Options” (Nova Science Publishers; 2016).

Research interest

Dr Kanakis’ fields of Research include Neuro-Oncology, Neurodegenerative Diseases, Demyelinating and Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Traumatic Conditions of the CNS and PNS, and last but not least Psychiatric Disorders. However, he has also published in various other areas of General Pathology.