Nikolaos is a member of the Sepsis group and is working at the interface between analysis of pre-clinical data and computational mathematical modeling of sepsis. He holds a Diploma in Chemical Engineering from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and MSc in Biomedical Engineering from Tufts University (recipient of the Gerondelis Foundation Award, Lynn, MA). Nikolaos has a versatile and diverse background; his previous industrial and research activities cover a wide range of skills which include but are not limited to organs-on-chips cell cultures, drug screening, in vitro metabolic and toxicity studies, fabrication and modification of natural biomaterials. His current research interests are focused on big data analysis, biomedical informatics, disease modeling and pharmacometrics. In November 2014, Nikolaos was elected as Appointed Secretary in the Hellenic Bio-Scientific Association in the USA.