The high school outreach program of the Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens was established in 2004 and takes place throughout each academic year. With enthusiasm and dedication, BRFAA researchers host students in their lab and share their knowledge and experience.
Demetris Arvanitis, Senior Technician
Liza Vafiadaki, Post-doctoral Fellow
Christos Tzimas, Post-doctoral Fellow
Vasiliki Prapa, Educator
Themistoklis Gkion, Designer of Learning Experiences
The program includes:
During its first 10 years the High School Outreach Program has hosted over 2,000 students and 100 teachers from tens of Public and Private school from across Greece. For its contribution to Secondary Education, it has received two awards from the American Society of Human Genetics and the Panhellenic Bioscientists Association.
Despina Sanoudou, PhD, FACMG CIbiol
Molecular Biology Division
Organizer and Coordinator of the High School Outreach Program