Christos Gogos

Municipal Councillor of Vironas

Bio

He was born in Athens and he resides in Vironas. He has origins in Argithea, Karditsa on his father’s side and in Platsa, Messiniaki Mani on his mother’s side.

He graduated with distinction from the Evangelical School of Smyrna and studied Medicine at Sapienza University of Rome, where he also completed his doctoral thesis and graduated with distinction.

He specialised in Neurosurgery and also studied journalism at the University of Urbino “Carlo Bo”.  In 2010, he graduated with distinction from the Department of Social Theology of the School of Theology of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

He specialized in stem cell transplantation at Egaz Moniz University in Portugal and is currently completing his second doctoral thesis at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.


He is also attending a postgraduate course in ‘Health Care Management’ at Hellenic Open University.

He is President of the Hellenic Stem Cell Bank.

For 18 years, he worked as a Team Physician for Greek National teams (first tier). At the 2004 Olympic Games, he was volunteer Director at Karaiskakis Stadium and the Olympic Velodrome, while at the Paralympic Games of the same year he was Chief Medical Officer and responsible for the Opening Ceremony at the Olympic Stadium.

He speaks English, Italian and Spanish fluently, as well as Arabic (well).

He is married to Vasiliki Markou, lawyer, with whom he has three children.

Civic participation

1998 – 2014
Municipal Councillor of the Municipality of Vironas with the municipal faction ‘Epohi Dimiourgias – Synergasia Politon’ of Nikos Hardalias

2003 – 2014
Deputy Mayor for Health, Welfare and Sport of the Municipality of Vironas for eight years
Secretary-General of the National Inter-Municipal Network of Healthy Cities

2005 – 2007 & 2009 – 2011
President of the Municipal Council of the Municipality of Vironas

2014 – Current
Mayoral candidate of the Municipality of Vironas
Leader of the main municipal opposition of the Municipality of Vironas

2019 – Current
Member of the Governing Council of the Hymettus Protection & Development Organisation

Bio

He was born in Athens and he resides in Vironas. He has origins in Argithea, Karditsa on his father’s side and in Platsa, Messiniaki Mani on his mother’s side.

He graduated with distinction from the Evangelical School of Smyrna and studied Medicine at Sapienza University of Rome, where he also completed his doctoral thesis and graduated with distinction.

He specialised in Neurosurgery and also studied journalism at the University of Urbino “Carlo Bo”.  In 2010, he graduated with distinction from the Department of Social Theology of the School of Theology of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

He specialized in stem cell transplantation at Egaz Moniz University in Portugal and is currently completing his second doctoral thesis at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

He is also attending a postgraduate course in ‘Health Care Management’ at Hellenic Open University.

He is President of the Hellenic Stem Cell Bank.

For 18 years, he worked as a Team Physician for Greek National teams (first tier). At the 2004 Olympic Games, he was volunteer Director at Karaiskakis Stadium and the Olympic Velodrome, while at the Paralympic Games of the same year he was Chief Medical Officer and responsible for the Opening Ceremony at the Olympic Stadium.

He speaks English, Italian and Spanish fluently, as well as Arabic (well).

He is married to Vasiliki Markou, lawyer, with whom he has three children.

Civic participation

1998 – 2014
Municipal Councillor of the Municipality of Vironas with the municipal faction ‘Epohi Dimiourgias – Synergasia Politon’ of Nikos Hardalias

2003 – 2014
Deputy Mayor for Health, Welfare and Sport of the Municipality of Vironas for eight years
Secretary-General of the National Inter-Municipal Network of Healthy Cities

2005 – 2007 & 2009 – 2011
President of the Municipal Council of the Municipality of Vironas

2014 – Current
Mayoral candidate of the Municipality of Vironas
Leader of the main municipal opposition of the Municipality of Vironas

2019 – Current
Member of the Governing Council of the Hymettus Protection & Development Organisation