Loukianos Gatzoulis, PhD, has a background in Biomedical Engineering and Wireless Communications. He received his PhD from the University of Edinburgh, UK, for work on intravascular ultrasound imaging. He subsequently worked in the wireless telecoms sector in the UK and as post-doc research fellow at the University of Strathclyde, UK.
Loukianos joined the European Commission in 2005, as Scientific Officer in the ICT for Health Unit of DG INFSO. He was responsible for eHealth research activities in the area of Personal Health Systems. Currently, in DG CONNECT, he is involved in the activities of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing, leading the work of DG CONNECT in the domain of Integrated Care.
Loukianos’ other scientific interests include medical imaging, sensor networks, wireless technologies and robotics.