Dimitrios I. Fotiadis
Dimitrios I. Fotiadis has received the Diploma degree in chemical engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece, in 1985, and the Ph.D. degree in chemical engineering and materials science from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, in 1990. He is currently a Professor of Biomedical Engineering in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece, and the Director of the Unit of Medical Technology and Intelligent Information Systems. He is an Affiliated Member of the Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Dept. of Biomedical Research. He has coordinated and participated in several R&D funded projects. He is the author or coauthor of more than 220 papers in scientific journals, 380 papers in peer-reviewed conference proceedings, and more than 45 chapters in books. He is the editor or coeditor of 18 books. He is a senior member of IEEE, member of IEEE Technical Committee of information Technology in Healthcare, Chairman of the IEEE EMBS Greek Chapter, Associate Editor in the journals IEEE Journal of Biomedical Health Informatics and Computers in Biology and Medicine and Receiving Editor in the Biomedical Signal Processing and Control Journal. He is the founder of the Science and Technology Park in Ioannina, Greece. His research interests include multiscale modeling of human tissues and organs, processing of heterogeneous medical and genetic data for diagnosis and prognosis, intelligent systems for patient monitoring and treatment, wearable monitoring platforms and bioinformatics.
JTEHM, Articles, Published ArticlesOB CITY – Definition of a Family-Based Intervention for Childhood Obesity Supported by Information and Communication Technologies
Ruofei Hu, Jorge Cancela, Maria Teresa Arredondo Waldmeyer, Gloria Cea, Elpis-Athina Vlachopapadopoulou, Dimitrios I. Fotiadis, Giuseppe Fico
Childhood obesity is becoming one of the 21st century’s most important public health problems. Nowadays, the main treatment of childhood obesity is behavior intervention that aims at improve children’s lifestyle to arrest the disease. Information and communication technologies (ICTs) have... Read more
Posted on 22 FEB 2016