Periklis Giannakis

Correspondence Editor

Periklis is a third-year medical student at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London. He is aspiring to pursue ophthalmology as a clinician-scientist. His research interests include: Artificial Intelligence, Ophthalmology, Medical Education, Leadership and surgery. Periklis has won an award of Merit in both of his pre-clinical years at medical school and was awarded the Rod Flower research vacation scholarship at the Barts Cancer Institute for six weeks in the summer of 2021.


He is involved as an author of Explain this paper and UK growth lead at The Lens newsletter. In his free time, he is helping medical students to get into medical school as a Team Leader at Barts and the London Student Assisted Medical and Dental Applications and mentoring at In2MedSchool. He speaks English and Greek fluently and knows a little bit of German and loves cycling and swimming.

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