Environmental and Public Health
Cyprus University of Technology
Prof. Makris group has received approximately 500,000 Euros in external funding since 2009. This funding, which was provided by the EU, the Cyprus RPF, and the National Institutes of Environmental Health Sciences Center at HSPH, has been used to support three postdoctoral fellows and a doctoral student. Prof. Makris, an environmental chemist, is an Assistant Professor at CUT and holds an appointment as Adjunct Assistant Professor of Environmental Health at Harvard.
Urinary concentrations, Obesity and Diabetes.
Charisiadis P, Andra SS, Makris KC, Christodoulou M, Christophi C, et al. (2014) Household Cleaning Activities as Non-Ingestion Exposure Determinants of Urinary Trihalomethanes. Environ Sci Technol 48: 770-780.
Andra SS, Charisiadis P, Karakitsios S, Sarigiannis D, KC Makris (2015) Passive exposures of children to volatile trihalomethanes during domestic cleaning activities of their parents. Env Res 136: 187-195.
Harris Kalyvas, Xanthi D Andrianou, Pantelis Charisiadis, Costas A Christophi, KC Makris(2015) Preliminary evidence of the association between monochlorinated bisphenol A exposure and type II diabetes mellitus: A pilot study. J Environ Sci Health 50: 243-259.