A. Tosca received an M.D. degree (Magna cum Laude) from the University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece in 1972. In 1977, he completed a Doctoral thesis at the University of Athens and in 1987, a professorship thesis from the same university. He studied internal medicine from 1972 till 1973 and surgery in 1973. From 1974 till 1977, he has done his residentship at the Department of Dermatology, University of Athens, Greece. He served as a Research Fellow at the Department of Immunology, Royal College of Surgeons of England, London, UK from 1979 till 1981. He was a Lecturer in Dermatology at the Department of Dermatology, University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece in 1981 and 1982. Starting from 1982 till 1986, he worked as a Senior Registrar at the Department of Dermatology, University of Athens, Greece. Additionally, he served as a Research Fellow at the Department of Dermatology, University of Lyon, France in 1984. He served as a Head of the Department of Dermatology and Immunodermatology Laboratory “Andreas Sygros Hospital” Athens, Greece. In 1987, he worked as a Research Fellow at the Department Dermatology, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany. From 1990 till 1992, he served as a Head of Department of Pathology, University of Crete, Greece. Since 1995 till now, he holds the position of a Professor of dermatology and the Head of Department of Dermatology. He has published 69 papers in the Greek literature and more than 131 papers in international literature. Besides he published 23 chapters in books and proceedings. His works are cited more than 850 times and he wrote 4 books.
Biography Updated on 4 November 2010