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Prof. Lia Papadavid

Prof. Lia Papadavid
Professor of the Medical School of the UOA
  • Degrees PhD
  • Specialty Professor in Dermatology Venereology
  • Primary Clinic Neo Psychiko, Attica Greece
  • Languages Greek, English, French

Short Bio
  • Dr Lia Papadavid combines an academic expertise with hands on clinical practice, an international exposure and rich writing activity


    2005 - Today Professor In Dermatology, 2nd Dermatology Department, Attikon General Hospital ,
    National Kapodistrian University Of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    She Has A 30year Clinical Experience And Teaching Undergraduate, Postgraduate Medical Students, Msc And Phd Students


    10/1999 - 03/2005 Consultant Dermatologist, Dermatology Department, Evangelismos General Hospital, Athens, Greece


    07/1997 - 10/1997 Research Associate, Laboratory Of Investigative Dermatology, Rockefeller University Hospital, New York, Usa, Professor J Krueger


    03/1996 - 05/1997 Whittington Hospital, Dermatology Department, Honorary Senior Registrar, General Dermatology Clinics, Skin Surgery, Moh’s Surgery


    1996  Phd Thesis, Cutaneous Oncology, National And Kapodistrian Univeristy Of Athens


    1991-1995 Intership In Dermatology



  • Training & Experience

    Dr Papadavid Is A Full Professor In Dermatology (2005-2021) And Chair Of The 2nd Dermatology Department Of Athens University (2017-2020) Head Of The Cutaneous Lymphomas And Psoriasis Clinics Attikon Hospital (2011-2021) And Collaborates With The Cutaneous Lymphomas Clinic, 1st Department Of Dermatology And Venereology, Athens University Medical School, A Syggros Hospital. She Performs Clinical And Translational Research In Ctcl As Well As In Psoriasis, Atopic Dermatitis, Bullous Diseases And Skin Cancer.
    Dr. Papadavid Coordinates The Multi-Disciplinary Team - MDT Clinic, On Skin Lymphomas Since 2011 And The Psoriasis Derma-Rheuma Joint Clinic Where Dermatologists Collaborate With Rheumatologists For Treating Better Psoriatic Patients.
    Clinical And Translational Research Is Mainly Based On Skin Oncology, Mainly Skin Lymphomas, And Auto Immune And Inflammatory Skin Diseases Mainly Psoriasis.
    She Has A 30-Year Experience In Dermatology And Practises Dermatology Surgery.
    She Is A Member Of The Greek And European Association Of Dermatologists , And The Treasurer Of Eortc Cltf Group Since 2018.  She Is The Author And Coauthor In Numerous Publications In Peer-Reviewed Journals With High Impact Factor.

  • Clinical Interests /

    Dermatologic Surgery- Skin Cancer-Skin Lymphoma
    Pediatric Dermatology
    Cosmetic-Aesthetic Dermatology

  • Research Interests

    Cutaneous Lymphomas And Inflammatory Skin Diseases Psoriasis- Atopic Dermatitis – Immunobullous Disease And Comorbidities. Prof Papadavid Perfoms Clinical And Translational More Than 30 Research Studies In National And International Level. She Participates As Scientific Committee In Several Grants , Proclipi International Consortium For Ctcl And Is A National Pi For Eortc Clinical Studies In Ctcl.

  • Conditions Treated

    Atopic Dermatitis
    Inflammatory Bullous Diseases
    Inflammatory Autoimune Diseases
    Cutaneous Lymphomas
    Skin Cancers

  • Publications

    More Than 150 In Peer Reviewed International Medical Journals with high impact factor.


    1) Papadavid E, Katsimbri P, Kapniari I, Koumaki D, Karamparpa A, Dalamaga M, Tzannis K, Βoumpas D, Rigopoulos D. Prevalence Of Psoriatic Arthritis And Its Correlates Among Patients With Psoriasis In Greece: Results From A Large Retrospective Study. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2016 Oct; 30(10):1749-1752.

    2) Tzanetakou V, Kanni T, Giatrakou S, Katoulis A, Papadavid E, Netea Mg, Dinarello Ca, Van Der Meer Jw, Rigopoulos D, Giamarellos-Bourboulis Ej. Safety And Efficacy Of Anakinra In Severe Hidradenitis Suppurativa: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Jama Dermatol. 2016 Jan; 152(1):52-9.

    3)Scarisbrick Jj, Prince Hm, Vermeer Mh, Quaglino P, Horwitz S, Porcu P, Stadler R, Wood Gs, Beylot-Barry M, Pham-Ledard A, Foss F, Girardi M, Bagot M, Michel L, Battistella M, Guitart J, Kuzel Tm, Martinez-Escala Me, Estrach T, Papadavid E, Antoniou C, Rigopoulos D, Nikolaou V, Sugaya M, Miyagaki T, Gniadecki R, Sanches Ja, Cury-Martins J, Miyashiro D, Servitje O, Muniesa C, Berti E, Onida F, Corti L, Hodak E, Amitay-Laish I, Ortiz-Romero Pl, Rodríguez-Peralto Jl, Knobler R, Porkert S, Bauer W, Pimpinelli N, Grandi V, Cowan R, Rook A, Kim E, Pileri A, Patrizi A, Pujol Rm, Wong H, Tyler K, Stranzenbach R, Querfeld C, Fava P, Maule M, Willemze R, Evison F, Morris S, Twigger R, Talpur R, Kim J, Ognibene G, Li S, Tavallaee M, Hoppe Rt, Duvic M, Whittaker Sj, Kim Yh. Cutaneous Lymphoma International Consortium Study Of Outcome In Advanced Stages Of Mycosis Fungoides And Sézary Syndrome: Effect Of Specific Prognostic Markers On Survival And Development Of A Prognostic Model. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Nov 10 ;33(32):3766-73.

    4)P Quaglino, M Maule, Hm Prince, P Porcu, S Horwitz, M Duvic, R Talpur, M Vermeer, M Bagot, J Guitart, E Papadavid Et Al. Global Patterns Of Care In Advanced Stage Mycosis Fungoides /Sezary Syndrome: A Multicenter Retrospective Follow-Up Study From The Cutaneous Lymphoma International Consortium. Annals Of Oncology 2017 Oct; 28(10):2517-2525

    5) Jj Scarisbrick, E Hodak, M Bagot, R Stranzenbach, R Stadler, Pl Ortiz-Romero, E Papadavid, F Evison, R Knobler, P Quaglino, Mh Vermeer. Blood Classification And Blood Response Criteria In Mycosis Fungoides And Sézary Syndrome Using Flow Cytometry: Recommendations From The Eortc Cutaneous Lymphoma Task Force. Eur J Cancer. 2018 Apr;93:47-56

    6) Investigating The Link Between Psoriasis And Cardiovascular Disease: Current Evidence, Therapeutic Implications And Perspectives.
    Kapniari E, Papadimitriou P, Dalamaga M, Makavos G, Piaserico S, Egeberg A, Ikonomidis I, Papadavid E.
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol. 2020;18(6):592-609.

    7)How Does The Joint Dermatology-Rheumatology Clinic Benefit Both Patients And Dermatologists?
    Theodorakopoulou E, Dalamaga M, Katsimbri P, Boumpas Dt, Papadavid E.
    Dermatol Ther. 2020 May;33(3):E13283

    8)Should We Be Imaging Lymph Nodes At Initial Diagnosis Of Early-Stage Mycosis Fungoides? Results From The Prospective Cutaneous Lymphoma International Prognostic Index (Proclipi) International Study.
    Hodak E, Sherman S, Papadavid E, Bagot M, Querfeld C, Quaglino P, Prince Hm, Ortiz-Romero Pl, Stadler R, Knobler R, Guenova E, Estrach T, Patsatsi A, Leshem Ya, Prague-Naveh H, Berti E, Alberti-Violetti S, Cowan R, Jonak C, Nikolaou V, Mitteldorf C, Akilov O, Geskin L, Matin R, Beylot-Barry M, Vakeva L, Sanches Ja, Servitje O, Weatherhead S, Wobser M, Yoo J, Bayne M, Bates A, Dunnill G, Marschalko M, Buschots Am, Wehkamp U, Evison F, Hong E, Amitay-Laish I, Stranzenbach R, Vermeer M, Willemze R, Kempf W, Cerroni L, Whittaker S, Kim Yh, Scarisbrick Jj; Cutaneous Lymphoma International Consortium (Clic) Institutions.
    Br J Dermatol. 2021 Mar;184(3):524-531.

    9)Management Of Primary Cutaneous Lymphoma Patients During Covid-19 Pandemic: Eortc Cltf Guidelines.
    Papadavid E, Scarisbrick J, Ortiz Romero P, Guaglino P, Vermeer M, Knobler R, Stadler R, Bagot M.
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2020 Aug;34(8):1633-1636.

  • Other Locations Attikon University Hospital
  • Accreditation and Insurance

    Professor In Dermatology-Venereology, National And Kapodistrian University Of Athens


    Her Department Has Been Recently Awarded With An Iso For The Performance Of Clinical Research And The Title Of E.R.N. Blood Center Of Excellence For Cutaneous Lymphomas


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