Athanassios Argiris, MD, PhD, FACP
Dr. Athanassios (Ethan) Argiris is an internationally recognized medical oncologist and clinical researcher with expertise in the evaluation and treatment of patients with head and neck and lung cancers. From 1994 to 2013 he held positions in prestigious academic institutions in the United States where he assumed distinguished leadership roles in oncology. He has been funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and serves as the principal investigator for several completed and active clinical trials with the NCI-funded national cooperative groups of the United States.
In 2014, he moved back to his home country to join the medical staff of Hygeia hospital in Athens, Greece, as a consultant in Medical Oncology. He has been elected Visiting Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Crete and since 2016 is a Professor of Medical Oncology in the Department of Medical Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA.
Since 2019 he serves as the Director of the 1st Medical Oncology Department, Hygeia Hospital.