Prof. John P.A. Ioannidis is Professor of Medicine, of Epidemiology and Population Health, Stanford, USA
Keynote lecture title ”Personalized health: evidence, prediction, ethics, and reproducibility”
He was trained at the University of Athens School of Medicine in Greece, Harvard and Tufts, and held appointments at the U.S. NIH, Johns Hopkins, Tufts, Harvard, University of Ioannina, and Imperial College London. Dr. Ioannidis is one of the most-cited scientists of all times in the scientific literature. His current research at Stanford covers a wide agenda, including meta-research, large-scale evidence-based medicine, population health sciences and predictive medicine and health. He has received numerous awards as well as honorary doctorates from many universities. He has been inducted in the Association of American Physicians (2009), European Academy of Cancer Sciences (2010) American Epidemiological Society (2015), European Academy of Sciences and Arts (2015), National Academy of Medicine (2018), and Academy of Sciences of the Institute of Bologna (2020). Dr. Ioannidis is recognized as the leading clinical research methodologist of his generation for his work in evidence-based medicine and in appraising and improving the credibility of scientific studies and results.