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Alexander Kokkinos MD, PhD

Alexander Kokkinos MD, PhD

Associate Professor in Internal Medicine, First Department of Propaedeutic Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Alexander Kokkinos is Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at the Medical School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece.

He specializes in obesity and diabetes mellitus and has published and lectured extensively in these subjects, especially regarding the neurohormonal mechanisms regulating hunger and satiety and their modulation through bariatric surgery and other interventions.

He is International Fellow of the SCOPE Obesity Certification Program organized by the World Obesity Federation and member of the Executive Committee of the recently founded Metabolic Surgery Study Group of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD).


Dr. Kokkinos has served on advisory boards for Lilly, Sanofi, Novo Nordisk, MSD, Astra Zeneca, ELPEN Pharma, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Bausch Health, Ethicon, Galenica, and Epsilon Health.