George D. Kitas
George D. Kitas, M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.P., qualified suma cum laude from the Medical School of Athens in Greece in 1985. He pursued postgraduate doctoral studies in Birmingham, was trained in medicine and rheumatology in several units in UK, and was appointed as a Consultant Rheumatologist at the Dudley Group of Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in 1995, where he serves as the Head of Rheumatology, as the Clinical Director of Ambulatory Medicine, and as the Director of Research and Development and Deputy Associate Medical Director. He works as an Honorary Professor of clinical rheumatology at the Arthritis Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Manchester, as a Professor of behavioral rheumatology at the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, University of Birmingham, and as a Professor of rheumatology and musculoskeletal health at the Research Institute in Healthcare Sciences, University of Wolverhampton. He is an Editorial Board Member of 5 international journals, acts as an Expert Reviewer for more than 30 international journals and research funding bodies, and serves as an Expert Evaluator in the quality assessment agencies for higher education and research of several governments.
Biography Updated on 5 September 2011