Panagiotis G. Simos
Panagiotis G. Simos was born in Athens, Greece, in 1967. He received the B.A. degree from the University of Crete, Greece, in 1990, majoring in psychology, and the M.S. (1993) and Ph.D. (1995)degrees in experimental psychology and biopsychology from Southern Illinois University, USA. After completing a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston in 1996, he became a Faculty Member at the Department of Neurosurgery until 2003, when he joined the Department of Psychology, University of Crete, Greece, where he serves currently as a Professor of developmental neuropsychology. He has served as the Deputy Chairman and as the Director of the Graduate Programs in School and Health Psychology at the same department. He remains a Member of the MEG Laboratory at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. His research has been supported by several USA federal and national grants. He has served as an Ad Hoc Member on NIH grant review panels, as a Reviewer for many neuroscience journals, and as an Editorial Board Member for Developmental Neuropsychology. His research focuses on neuropsychological and brain-imaging studies of language, reading, and memory using magnetic source imaging (magnetoencephalography) and magnetic resonance imaging (volumetric and DTI techniques) with school-aged children and adults, exploring psychoeducational and neurophysiological profiles associated with specific reading and disability and ADHD.
Biography Updated on 5 March 2011