Assistant Professor, Section of Pharmaceutical Technology

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  • Degree in Pharmacy
  • MSc in Clinical Pharmacy
  • PhD in Pharmacokinetics
  • Post doc: Pharmacokinetics


Undergraduate courses/labs: 

  • Statistics (2nd semester); Introduction into Programming and Computational Methods Graduate courses (3rd semester); 
  • Laboratory practice in “Biopharmaceutics – Pharmacokinetics I” (5-6th semester); 
  • Introduction into Clinical Pharmacy (7th semester); 
  • Laboratory practice in “Introduction into Laboratory Practice” (1st semester)

Post-graduate courses: 

  • Applications of Pharmacokinetics to Therapeutics (MSc Clinical Pharmacy); 
  • Clinical Practice (MSc Clinical Pharmacy); 
  • Action – Toxicity of Drugs and Cosmetics in the Skin (MSc Dermatopharmacology-Cosmetology); 
  • Special courses in Industrial Pharmacy: Adjusting dosage regimens (MSc Industrial Pharmacy)

Research topics

  • Modeling and simulation
  • In silico clinical trials
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Clinical pharmacy
  • Statistics
  • Bioequivalence studies

Recent publications

  • Karatza E, Karalis V. Modelling gastric emptying: a pharmacokinetic model simultaneously describing distribution of losartan and its active metabolite EXP-3174. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol (2019) [doi: 10.1111/BCPT.13321]
  • Soulele K, Karalis V. Development of a joint population pharmacokinetic model of ezetimibe and its conjugated metabolite. Eur J Pharm Sci.  (2019) [doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2018.11.018]
  • Soulele K, Karalis V. On the Population Pharmacokinetics and the Enterohepatic Recirculation of Total Ezetimibe. Xenobiotica (2018) [doi: 10.1080/00498254.2018.1463117]


Postal address: Section of Pharmaceutical Technology
Department of Pharmacy,
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens,
Panepistimiopolis, 157 84
Athens, Greece
Tel.: +30(210) 727 4267
Fax: +30(210) 727 4027
e-mail: vkaralis[at]pharm.uoa.gr