Ioannis Boukovinas

ESMO National Representative in Greece

Term 2017 – 2018
Address Bioclinic Oncology Unit



Dr. Ioannis Boukovinas, MD, PhD, PharmaD, has been working as Head of the Bioclinic Oncology Unit of Thessaloniki, Greece since 2013, after a 16-year experience as Consultant at the Theagenion Cancer Hospital, 2nd Medical Oncology Clinic, with an extensive experience and special interest in sarcoma, lung cancer, melanoma, rare cancers and GI cancers.

He earned his Pharmaceutical degree in 1980 and Medical degree in 1988 from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and then specialised in Internal Medicine and Medical-Oncology. Following his training, he post-graduated at the Institute Gustave Roussy in Villejuif, France, in 2001-2002. He completed his PhD in 2010 at the University of Crete.

He has been a member of the ESMO Sarcoma Faculty since 2008 and member of Board of Directors of Hellenic Society of Medical Oncology since 2011. He has contributed more than 50 articles to peer-reviewed journals and has participated in many national and international clinical trials.