Date of Birth                 06/07/1980

Address                          Polemi 33, Athens, Greece

Telephone                       +302102016009

Mobile Phone                 +306944874901

Email                                liakosfaidon@gmail.com

 

 

CURRENT PROFESIONAL STATUS

04/2013 –              Scientific coordinator at the Microneurosurgery Laboratory, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece.

 

EDUCATION

01/2015                    Neurosurgical specialty qualification

11/2010-01/2015     Training in Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Athens, Evaggelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

05/2010-11/2010     Training in Neurology, Department of Neurology, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

03/2010-05/2010     Training in Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Athens, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

03/2008-03/2009     Training in General Surgery, Department of Surgery, General Hospital of Agrinio, Agrinio, Greece

01/2006-02/2008     Rural service at Primary Health care center of Vonitsa city, Region of Aitoloakarnania, Greece

09/1999-08/2005      Medical Degree, School of Medicine, University of Athens “Very Good”

 

PUBLICATIONS

  1. Towards a revised Spetzler-Martin arteriovenous malformations grading scale. Redefining the “eloquent brain areas”., Liakos F, Stranjalis G, Koutsarnakis C., Journal of Neurosurgical sciences (in press)
  2. Effects of intracranial meningioma location, size and surgery on neurocognitive functions : a 3-year prospective study, Liouta E, Koutsarnakis C, Liakos F, Stranjalis G, J Neurosurg. 2015 Dec 4:1-7. [Epub ahead of print], PMID:26636380
  3. The Cerebral Isthmus: Fiber tract anatomy, functional significance and surgical considerations., Koutsarnakis C, Liakos F,  Liouta E, Themistoclis K., Sakas DE, Stranjalis G., J Neurosurg. 2015 Sep 11:1-13. [Epub ahead of print], PMID:26361277
  4. The role of white matter dissection technique in modern neuroimaging: can neuroradiologists benefit from its use?, Liakos F, Koutsarnakis C, Surg Radiol Anat. 2015 Aug 23. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. A laboratory manual for stepwise cerebral white matter fiber dissection, Koutsarnakis C, Liakos F, Kalyvas AV, Sakas DE, Stranjalis G, World Neurosurg. 2015 Apr 24. pii: S1878-8750(15)00420-9. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.04.018. [Epub ahead of print]
  6. Letter: the "over the wire" technique for ventricular catheter revision and a proposed access kit for this purpose., Koutsarnakis C, Liakos F, Stranjalis G., Neurosurgery. 2014 Nov;75(5):E605-6.
  7. Novel case of familial normal pressure hydrocephalus., Liouta E, Liakos F, Koutsarnakis C, Katsaros V, Stranjalis G., Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2014 Jul;68(7):583-4.
  8. Neuropsychological examination detects post-operative complications in idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (iNPH): report of two cases., Liouta E, Kalamatianos T, Liakos F, Stranjalis G., Neurocase. 2015;21(2):211-5

 

ATTENDANCE IN NEYROANATOMICAL COURSES

01/2014      2nd   INTERNATIONAL ADVANCED COURSE IN SURGERY OF CERVICAL SPINE, HANDS ON TRAINING IN FRESH FROZEN CADAVERS, ANATOMY  LABORATORY, ARISTOTLE UNIVERSITY OF THESSALONIKI, GREECE.

11/2013      NEUROANATOMY COURSE, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF EDINBURGH, EDINBURGH

05/2013      NEUROSURGICAL ANATOMY COURSE, MICRONEUROSURGERY LABORATORY, DEPARTMENT OF NEUROSURGERY, UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS, EVEGGELISMOS HOSPITAL, ATHENS.

11/2012      NEUROANATOMY COURSE, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF EDINBURGH, EDINBURGH

12/2011      NEUROANATOMY COURSE, ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF EDINBURGH, EDINBURGH

04/2011      NEUROSURGICAL ANATOMY COURSE, ANATOMY LABORATORY, NATIONAL AND KAPODISTRIAN UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS, ATHENS

11/2007      ADVANCED TRAUMA LIFE SUPPORT.

 

TRAINING EXPERIENCE

09/2015     TRAINER IN THE “BRAIN AND SKULL BASE ANATOMY”, ANATOMY LABORATORY, UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS, LABORATORY FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH IN NEUROSCIENCE, ATHENS, GREECE

04/2015     TRAINER IN THE “NEUROSURGICAL ANATOMY AND WHITE MATTER DISSECTION” COURSE, MICRONEUROSURGERY LABORATORY, DEPARTMENT OF NEUROSURGERY, UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS, EVVAGELISMOS HOSPITAL, ATHENS (INTERNATIONAL COURSE, UNDER THE AUSPICES OF EANS)

05/2014     TRAINER IN THE 4th NEUROSURGICAL ANATOMY COURSE, MICRONEUROSURGERY LABORATORY, DEPARTMENT OF NEUROSURGERY, UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS, EVAGGELISMOS HOSPITAL, ATHENS, GREECE

 

ORAL PRESENTATIONS

29th HELLENIC NEUROSURGICAL CONGRESS 28-30/05/2015

  • The cerebral isthmus : definition, white matter anatomy, function

Liakos F, Koutsarnakis C, Liouta E, Kalyvas A, Stranjalis G (Prize for the best oral presentation)

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Athens, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

  • Anatomical study “Approaching the frontal horn of the lateral ventricle through the cerebral isthmus”

Liakos F, Koutsarnakis C, Komaitis S, Themistoklis K, Stranjalis G

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Athens, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

  • Tumor and surgery effects on neurocognitive functions in patients with intracranial meningiomas :a 3 – years prospective study

Liouta E, Koutsarnakis C, Liakos F, Stranjalis G

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Athens, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

  • Parietal association cortex deficits in patients with brain gliomas

Liouta E, Nikolaidis P, Liakos F, Koutsarnakis C, Stranjalis G

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Athens, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

 

27th HELLENIC NEUROSURGICAL CONGRESS 27-29/06/2013 ATHENS

  • Modern neuromodulation techniques in the treatment of chronic neuropathic pain

Lagos P, Korfias S, Koutsarnakis C, Liakos F, Sakas D

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Athens, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

 

WRITTEN PRESENTATIONS (POSTERS)

29th HELLENIC NEUROSURGICAL CONGRESS 28-30/05/2015 ATHENS

  • The “over the wire” technique for the ventricular catheter revision and a proposed access kit for this purpose

Koutsarnakis C, Liakos F, Themistoklis K, Kalyvas A, Stranjalis G

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Athens, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

  • Surgical effectiveness and complications in the treatment of idiopathic intracranial hypertension : a systemic review and meta-analysis

Kalyvas A, Koutsarnakis C, Liakos F, Fougias I, Stranjalis G

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Athens, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

School of medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Department of clinical neuroscience, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK

 

5th CONGRESS OF HELLENIC ASSOCIATION OF TRUMA AND SURGERY 19-21/02/2009 ATHENS

  • Traumatic rapture of the third part of the duodenum

Aggelakis C, Galanopoulos K, Christogiannis I, Liakos F, Papaioanou S

Department of Surgery, Hospital Of Agrinio, Agrinio, Greece

 

LANGUAGES

English, (First Certificate, University of Cambridge),

IELTS SCORE 7, (C1)