Assistant Professor, Section of Pharmaceutical Technology



  • Degree in Physics (University of Athens)
  • MSc in Physics (University of Athens)
  • PhD in Pharmacy (University of Athens)


Undergraduate courses/labs:

  • General Mathematics, 
  • Introduction to Programming and Computational Applications, 
  • Introduction to Clinical Pharmacy, 
  • Laboratory of Biopharmaceutics – Pharmacokinetics, 
  • Introduction to Laboratory Practices

Graduate courses: 

  • Pharmacometrics (MSc Biostatistics), 
  • Applications of Statistics to Pharmaceutical Sciences, 
  • Laboratory Exercises in Industrial Pharmacy (MSc Industrial Pharmacy),
  • Application of Pharmacokinetics to Therapeutics (MSc Clinical Pharmacy), 
  • Basics of Nanomedicine (MSc in Nanomedicine)
  • Research topics

  • Development of new methods in Pharmacometrics
  • Model Informed Drug Development (MIDD)
  • In silico clinical trials
  • Clinical Pharmacokinetics 


  • Member of the Modelling and Simulation Working Party (MSWP) of the European Medicines Agency (2016-now)
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics (2011-now)

Recent publications

  • Tsakris A, Koumaki V, Dokoumetzidis A. Minocycline susceptibility breakpoints for Acinetobacter baumannii: do we need to re-evaluate them? J Antimicrob Chemother. 74:295-297 (2019)
  • Athanasiadou I, Dokoumetzidis A, Voss SC, El Saftawy W, Al-Maadheed M, Valsami G, Georgakopoulos C. Hyperhydration effect on pharmacokinetic parameters and detection sensitivity of recombinant human erythropoietin in urine and serum doping control analysis of males. J Pharm Sci 108:2162-2172 (2019).
  • Tsiros P, Bois FY, Dokoumetzidis A, Tsiliki G, Sarimveis H. Population Pharmacokinetic Reanalysis of a Diazepam PBPK Model: A Comparison of Stan and GNU MCSim. J Pharmacokinet Pharmacodyn. 46:173-192 (2019).
  • Pillai N, Schwartz SL, Ho T, Dokoumetzidis A, Bies R, Freedman I. Estimating Parameters of Nonlinear Dynamic Systems in Pharmacology using Chaos Synchronization and Grid Search. J Pharmacokinet Pharmacodyn. 46:193-210 (2019).
  • Athanasiadou I, Vonaparti A, Saleh A, Mbeloug M, Dokoumetzidis A, Valsami G, Georgakopoulos C. Effect of hyperhydration on pharmacokinetics and detection of orally administered budesonide in doping control analysis. Scand J Med Sci Sports 29:1489-1500 (2019).
  • Tsiligiannis A., Sfouni M., Nalda-Molina R., Dokoumetzidis A. Optimization of a paediatric fixed dose combination mini-tablet and dosing regimen for the first line treatment of tuberculosis. Eur J Pharm Sci  138:105016 (2019).


Postal address: Section of Pharmaceutical Technology
Department of Pharmacy,
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens,
Panepistimiopolis, 157 84
Athens, Greece
Tel.: +30(210) 7274122
Fax: +30(210) 7274207