European University Cyprus Visiting Professor named among the 3,000 most influential researchers globally

16/03/2017


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European University Cyprus (EUC) is pleased to announce that Visiting Professor of the School of Medicine, Professor Gerasimos Filippatos, has been included in the list of the 3,000 most influential researchers globally, which is compiled annually by the international corporation, Thomson Reuters.

The comprehensive list includes 3,266 researchers from around the world. The main criteria for selection is the range of publications and the impact these researchers have had globally on the scientific community. Considering account not only the number of publications produced, but also how often these are referenced by colleagues from around the world. Worldwide, the number of researchers amounts to nine million, while scientific publications surpass two million annually.

Rector Professor Kostas Gouliamos congratulated Professor Filippatos for this important distinction, stressing the special attention and particular importance granted by EUC in the selection of renowned collaborating professors.

Professor Filippatos is a professor at the Athens University and President of the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology.