Dr. Spyros Deftereos graduated from the University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece where he also obtained his PhD in Biomedical Informatics. He trained in Neurology at the “G. Gennimatas” Athens General Hospital. He runs a Neurology private practice and is affiliated with the Neurology department of the “G. Gennimatas” Hospital. Dr Deftereos is also the Vice President for Drug Discovery at Biovista Inc. From his current position at Biovista he has lead, amongst others, several drug repurposing projects, in CNS, oncology, ophthalmology and other indications. Dr. Deftereos has a long standing interest in neurodegenerative, neuroinflammatory, neuromuscular diseases and clinical neurophysiology. He publishes extensively in the fields of Neurology and Biomedical Informatics, while his earlier publications were related to Thalassemia and Internal medicine.
Biomedical Informatics, Neurology, Drug Discovery, CNS, oncology, ophthalmology and neurodegenerative, neuroinflammatory, neuromuscular diseases and clinical neurophysiology