Bikas Nikolaos

Bikas Nikolaos Diabetologist

Education & Academic Qualifications

  • University of Athens School of Health Sciences – Medical Degree (M.D.)
  • University of Athens Faculty of Pharmacy – University Degree
  • University of Athens School of Health Sciences – Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.)


Doctoral thesis

  • “Effects of Androstenedione, Dihydrotestosterone, Testosterone and Progesterone on Target Organs and on Learning of Dependant Avoiding Behavior after Orchiectomy and Unilateral Adrenal Gland Excision”

Fellowship in Societies, Membership in Journal Editorial Committees

  • The Endocrine Society

  • American Diabetes Association

  • UEMS – Endocrinologie

  • International Diabetes Federation

  • European Association of Diabetes

  • Hellenic Endocrine Society

  • Hellenic Diabetes Association

Editorial Boards:

AD-HOC REVIEWER for peer-reviewed international journals

  • American Physiology – Endocrinology and Metabolism


Work Experience

  • Pharmacology Laboratory – University of Athens School of Health Sciences

  • Rural Medical Doctor – Agios Georgios, Larisa, Greece

  • Physician at IKA in Atalanti, Greece

  • Third Clinic of Internal Medicine Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

  • Endocrinology Clinic Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

  • Athens Medical Center, Athens, Greece

  • Mitera Hospital, Athens, Greece

  • A’ Clinic of Internal Medicine Laiko Hopsital, Athens, Greece

  • Ygeia Hospital, Athens, Greece

  • Private Practice

Education Experience:

  • Scientific Associate Pharmacology Laboratory – University of Athens School of Health Sciences, Athens, Greece

  • Scientific Associate A’ Clinic of Internal Medicine Laiko Hopsital, Athens, Greece

  • Professor of Pharmacology – Technological Educational Institute of Athens, Athens, Greece


Clinical & Research Interest

Clinical Interest:

  • Diabetes Mellitus (especially complicated cases)

  • Endocrinologic Disorders in Pregnancy

  • Emergencies in Endocrinology

  • Metabolism, Pharmacology

  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Disorders

  • Adrenal Glands Disorders

  • Osteoporosis 

Research Interest:

  • Pharmacology

  • Styroid Hormones

  • Diabetes Mellitus Complications

  • Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

  • Magnesium, Behavior-Learning-Memory

  • Neurotransmitters

  • Adrenal Glands

  • Malignancies

  • Stress


Honors & Awards

  • Academy of Athens Award (2003) for the study entitled: “Inverse relationship of hippocampal serotonin to avoidance behaviour, serotonergic activation by emotional stress differentiated by estrous cycle and surgical stress”.

  • Award “Dion. Ikkos” (1994) for the study entitled : “HLA-A, B, DR, DQ antigens and IDDM in a Greek Population”. This was the best publication for 1993 in the Journal “Hospital Chronicles”


Recent Publications

  • 32 Publications in English and 33 Publications in Greek

  • 31 Scientific Announcements in English and 51 Scientific Announcemets in Greek

  • 39 Oral Presentations, Lectures and/or Round Table discussions