Vassilios Papalois holds M.D. and Ph.D. degrees. He is a Fellow of the International College of Surgeons (FICS), the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS), the Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS). He currently works as a Consultant in transplant and general surgeon, Imperial College Renal and Transplant Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK; Professor of transplantation surgery, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK; Chief of Service, Renal and Transplant Services, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK; and Chairman of the Ethics Committee of the British Transplantation Society. Papalois is the receiver of the Bronze Clinical Excellence Award, Advisory Committee on Clinical Excellence Awards, Department of Health, August 2010; Imperial College Award for Teaching Excellence, November 2009; and Senior Clinical Investigator Award, European Society for Organ Transplantation, September 2009. He serves as a reviewer for Clinical Transplantation, International Surgery, British Journal of Urology, and Journal of Medical Ethics. His research interests include machine organ perfusion, stem cell replacement therapy for type 1 diabetes and chronic allograft scarring, and transplantation ethics. He has 180 publications including 15 book chapters and he is the editor of 5 text books. Papalois has total grants of more than £600,000. He supervises 5 Ph.D. students, 1 M.D. student, and 10 M.S. students.
Biography Updated on 8 November 2013