Commemoration George N. Papanikolaou


In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the death of Prof. G.N. Papanikolaou, Greek pioneer in cytology and cancer detection, the Embassy of the Hellenic Republic and culture association Dia.Logos,  as well as the following distinguished speakers, have the pleasure to invite you to a symposium on the work of Prof. G.N. Papanikolaou and his legacy to medical science. The language of the presentations will be in German.





Symposium Program

Welcome -  Prof. Dr. med. Aristomenis K. Exadaktylos (Department of Emergency Medicine, Bern University Hospital)

Georgios Papnikolaou – A short biography -  Dr. med. Dimitris Sarlos  (Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kantonsspital Aarau)

The Pap test in his time -  Prof. Dr. med. Dr.phil. Hubert Steinke (Institute of History of Medicine, University Bern)

From the invention of the Pap test to the Nobel Prize in medicine - Prof. Dr. med. Daniel Surbek (Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bern University Hospital)

Registration: until November 21, 2012

Where: Universität Bern, Hauptgebäude H4, Raum Nr. 201 / 2. OG Ost

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