Nikos Papachristou, holds a BSc in Medical Laboratory Technology from the Technological Institute of Thessaloniki (GPA: 9.1/10), a MSc in Informatics for Life Sciences from the University of Patras (GPA: 9.13/10), and a Certificate of Efficiency in Pedagogics and Teaching from the Technological Educational lnstitute of Thessaloniki (GPA: 8.9/10). He is currently attending an e-learning training program in Business and Administration of Health Services from National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. He has 4 years of clinical experience at Papageorgiou General Hospital.
Nikos Papachristou was the first Greek blogger to write about topics such health & medicine 2.0, participatory medicine, innovation in medicine. He started his blog blog.e-healthgr.com on March 2007. The Greek hashtag #opnhealth, which he co-founded and co-curates, was nominated for the best twitter hashtag 2011, at the Greek Web Awards “e-awards 2012” (http://www.e-awards.gr/?page_id=149). He is administrator and co-curator of blog.e-healthgr.com, www.bmlabs-mag.gr (a blog magazine about Biomedical Science) and www.pmjournal.gr (a Pharma Market blog about the innovations that shape the future of healthcare).