Stathis Konstantinidis

Stathis Konstantinidis is an Assistant Professor in e-Learning and Health Informatics in the School of Health Sciences of The University of Nottingham in UK. He holds a PhD in Medical Sciences focusing on Medical Education Informatics from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece. He received his bachelor Degree in Computer Science from University of Crete, Greece, in 2004 and his MSc in Medical Informatics from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2007. He has over 10 years’ experience on EU, National (Greek) and interregional funded projects. He has published 1 book, 9 book chapters, 6 journal papers and over 30 peer reviewed conference papers. From 2006 until 2011 he was teaching at Technological Educational Institute of West Macedonia, Kozani, Greece. He was a researcher (2012-2014) for more than two years at the Northern Research Institute (NORUT) based at Trosmo, Norway. Currently he is the project coordinator of CAMEI (FP7 - CSA) ( He was managing the Interregional project “Collaboration for the common confrontation of problems of health in the cross border region of Greece-FYROM” (INTERREG IIIA/ Greece-FYROM) and led the technical part of multiple projects like mEducator (EU eContentPlus Programme), “Smoking Cessation Network” (Greek Thoracic Sociaty), etc. He is active at the organisation of special tracks within conferences (IEEE CBMS conference) and participated among others in committees of MEDICON 2010 and MEI 2012. His research includes among other social networking, collaborative e-learning, social media, content sharing, retrieval and repurposing, educational standards, medical education informatics, virtual patients, linked open data, semantic web, serious games, human computer interaction for seniors, gamification and web-based health records.