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Dr George Kassianos

MD (HONS), FRCGP, FESC, FBGTHA, FFTM RCPS(Glasgow), FBHS, FHEA, FAcadMEd, DRCOG, LRCP (Edin.), LRCS (Edin.), LRCP&S(Glas.), DMedAcup, DMedHypn, DFP

Expert Committee

Dr George Kassianos is the founder member, President, Fellow & spokesperson for the British Global & Travel Health Association (BGTHA), Immunisation Lead for the Royal College of General Practitioners, member of the Health Protection Agency's Advisory Committee on Malaria Prevention in Travellers, the HPA's UK Advisory Panel on Blood-borne Viruses in Healthcare Workers, Member of the Expert Panel of the British Polio Fellowship, and a number of other UK committees as well as member of the Education Committee of the International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM). 

  • Fellow of the Faculty of Travel Medicine Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow, Editorial board member of the journal "Vaccines in Practice", "British Journal of Cariology", "Primary Care Cardiovascular Journal", "International Journal of Clinical Practice".

  • GP Editorial Consultant for "Guidelines in Practice"

  • Passed Medical Editor "Audit In Practice", "Managing Heart Failure in General Practice", "Care of the Elderly"

  • Editor-in-Chief of the international journal "Drugs In Context" www.drugsincontext.com 

  • George is currently preparing the 5th edition of my book "Immunisations, Childhood & Travel Health", lecture widely in the UK and abroad.

  • His research in travel medicine has been in hepatitis B surface antigen.

  • Lecturer in cardiovascular diseases - Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology, Member of the British Hypertension Society, British Society for Heart Failure, British Cardiovascular Society 

  • Fellow of the Academy of Medical Educators

  • HKSTM