Dr Korossis completed his undergraduate studies in the field of Mechanical Engineering in Queen Mary University of London, and his postgraduate studies in the field of Bioengineering in Strathclyde University. He was awarded his PhD in Biomedical Engineering by the University of Leeds. Since the completion of his PhD studies in 2001, Dr Korossis was employed at the Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering in the University of Leeds as a Postdoctoral Assistant, before he was awarded his personal 5-year Advanced Research Fellowship in the functional Re-engineering of the mitral valve by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC; United Kingdom) in 2006. Subsequently, he continued working at the Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering as a Lecturer until 2012. In 2012, Dr Korossis joint Hannover Medical School (MHH) as Director of Biomedical Engineering in the Department of Cardiac, Thoracic, Transplantation and Vascular Surgery (HTTG). Dr Korossis leads the HTTG-research team in the Lower Saxony Centre for Biomedical Engineering, Implant Research and Development (NIFE), and he is engaged in the field of cardiovascular engineering.
Biography Updated on 29 September 2013