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Theodoros Lytras
Assistant Professor, Public Health
T.Lytras@euc.ac.cy
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Academic Qualifications
Qualification Year Awarding Institution Department Thesis title (Optional Entry)
PhD in Biomedicine 2018 Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain Barcelona Institute of Global Health (ISGlobal) The role of occupational exposures in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Master’s in Public Health 2008 National School of Public Health, Athens, Greece
Degree in Medicine 2004 University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece Medical school
Certificate of Specialist Training in Occupational Medicine 2014 University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
Employment History
Period of employment Employer Location Position
From To
2020 today European University Cyprus Nicosia, Cyprus Assistant Professor
2014 2020 National Public Health Organization (fmr. Centre for Disease Control and Prevention) Athens, Greece Epidemiologist
2008 2010 Centre for Disease Control and Prevention Athens, Greece Epidemiologist
Publications
Year Title Other authors Journal and Publisher / Conference
2020 Cumulative Occupational Exposures and Lung Function Decline in Two Large General Population Cohorts Lytras T, Beckmeyer-Borowko A, Kogevinas M, Kromhout H, Carsin AE, Antó JM, Bentouhami H, Weyler J, Heinrich J, Nowak D, Urrutia I, Martínez-Moratalla J, Gullón JA, Pereira Vega A, Raherison Semjen C, Pin I, Demoly P, Leynaert B, Villani S, Gislason T, Svanes Ø, Holm M, Forsberg B, Norbäck D, Mehta AJ, Keidel D, Vernez D, Benke G, Jõgi R, Torén K, Sigsgaard T, Schlünssen V, Olivieri M, Blanc PD, Watkins J, Bono R, Squillacioti G, Buist AS, Vermeulen R, Jarvis D, Probst-Hensch N, Zock JP Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2020 Oct 22. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202002-113OC
2020 Knowledge, attitudes and practices about vaccine-preventable diseases and vaccinations of children among pregnant women in Greece Maltezou HC, Theodora M, Lytras T, Fotiou A, Nino E, Theodoridou M, Rodolakis A Vaccine. 2020 Nov 10;38(48):7654-7658. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.10.003
2020 Excess all-cause mortality during the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe - preliminary pooled estimates from the EuroMOMO network, March to April 2020 Vestergaard LS, Nielsen J, Richter L, Schmid D, Bustos N, Braeye T, Denissov G, Veideman T, Luomala O, Möttönen T, Fouillet A, Caserio-Schönemann C, An der Heiden M, Uphoff H, Lytras T, Gkolfinopoulou K, Paldy A, Domegan L, O'Donnell J, De' Donato F, Noccioli F, Hoffmann P, Velez T, England K, van Asten L, White RA, Tønnessen R, da Silva SP, Rodrigues AP, Larrauri A, Delgado-Sanz C, Farah A, Galanis I, Junker C, Perisa D, Sinnathamby M, Andrews N, O'Doherty M, Marquess DF, Kennedy S, Olsen SJ, Pebody R; ECDC Public Health Emergency Team for COVID-19, Krause TG, Mølbak K Euro Surveill. 2020 Jul;25(26):2001214. Doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2020.25.26.2001214
2020 High prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 infection in repatriation flights to Greece from three European countries Lytras T, Dellis G, Flountzi A, Hatzianastasiou S, Nikolopoulou G, Tsekou K, Diamantis Z, Stathopoulou G, Togka M, Gerolymatos G, Rigakos G, Sapounas S, Tsiodras S. J Travel Med. 2020 Apr 16. pii: taaa054. doi: 10.1093/jtm/taaa054
2020 Influenza vaccine effectiveness against hospitalization with laboratory-confirmed influenza in Greece: A pooled analysis across six seasons, 2013-2014 to 2018-2019 Mouratidou E, Lambrou A, Andreopoulou A, Gioula G, Exindari M, Kossyvakis A, Pogka V, Mentis A, Georgakopoulou T, Lytras T Vaccine. 2020 Mar 10;38(12):2715-2724. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.01.083
2019 Association between type-specific influenza circulation and incidence of severe laboratory-confirmed cases; which subtype is the most virulent? Lytras T, Andreopoulou A, Gkolfinopoulou K, Mouratidou E, Tsiodras S. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2019 Nov 22. pii: S1198-743X(19)30617-2. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2019.11.018
2019 ECCO Guidelines on Therapeutics in Crohn's Disease: Medical Treatment Torres J, Bonovas S, Doherty G, Kucharzik T, Gisbert JP, Raine T, Adamina M, Armuzzi A, Bachmann O, Bager P, Biancone L, Bokemeyer B, Bossuyt P, Burisch J, Collins P, El-Hussuna A, Ellul P, Frei-Lanter C, Furfaro F, Gingert C, Gionchetti P, Gomollon F, González-Lorenzo M, Gordon H, Hlavaty T, Juillerat P, Katsanos K,  Kopylov U, Krustins E, Lytras T, Maaser C, Magro F, Marshall JK, Myrelid P, Pellino G, Rosa I, Sabino J, Savarino E, Spinelli A, Stassen L, Uzzan M, Vavricka S, Verstockt B, Warusavitarne J, Zmora O, Fiorino G J Crohns Colitis. 2020 Jan 1;14(1):4-22. doi: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjz180
2019 Mortality attributable to seasonal influenza in Greece, 2013 to 2017: variation by type/subtype and age, and a possible harvesting effect Lytras T, Pantavou K, Mouratidou E, Tsiodras S Euro Surveill. 2019 Apr;24(14). doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2019.24.14.1800118
2019 Effect of Early Oseltamivir Treatment on Mortality in Critically Ill Patients With Different Types of Influenza: A Multiseason Cohort Study Lytras T, Mouratidou E, Andreopoulou A, Bonovas S, Tsiodras S. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Nov 13;69(11):1896-1902. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz101
2018 Occupational exposures and 20-year incidence of COPD: the European Community Respiratory Health Survey Lytras T, Kogevinas M, Kromhout H, Carsin AE, Antó JM, Bentouhami H, Weyler J, Heinrich J, Nowak D, Urrutia I, Martinez-Moratalla J, Gullón JA, Pereira-Vega  A, Raherison-Semjen C, Pin I, Demoly P, Leynaert B, Villani S, Gislason T, Svanes C, Holm M, Forsberg B, Norbäck D, Mehta AJ, Probst-Hensch N, Benke G, Jogi R, Torén K, Sigsgaard T, Schlünssen V, Olivieri M, Blanc PD, Vermeulen R, Garcia-Aymerich J, Jarvis D, Zock JP. Thorax. 2018 Nov;73(11):1008-1015. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2017-211158
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