Dr Alexandros Heraclides BSc, MSc, PhD
Dr Heraclides has a BSc degree in Biology, an MSc degree in Human Nutrition, an MSc degree in Social Epidemiology and a PhD in Epidemiology and Public Health.
His research involves identification of novel determinants of chronic diseases, primarily type 2 diabetes, as well as neurodegenerative diseases, and he is particularly interested in the interaction between environmental and genetic factors.
Alexandros Heraclides is currently Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health where he directs the Master in Public Health programme.
Expertise Areas: Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Genetic Epidemiology, Gene-Environment Interaction, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Health inequality