Monday, September 29, 2008
This Weeks Guest, Georgia Andrianopoulos
Georgia D. Andrianopoulos, Ph.D. has worked in the field of eating disorders for the past 20 years. She has been interviewed by the Chicago Tribune and by local radio and television affiliates of NBC and CBS on various aspects of obesity. She has also been interviewed by the Associated Press and contributed to radio and television segments on obesity and food cravings.
Dr. Andrianopoulos has been awarded the Science Achievement Award by Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society, and has served as a grant reviewer for the American Cancer Society. She is the author of numerous original research publications and has contributed chapters for academic books.
She is currently executive director of the residency review committees for dermatology, medical genetics and pathology at the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. Dr. Andrianopoulos is also the founder and director of Brain Fitness, Inc. a division of Neurobehavioral Training Centers, with locations in and around the Chicago area. In addition, she served as an assistant professor of psychiatry and surgery at the University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago.
Dr. Andrianopoulos completed her doctorate degree at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. She lives in Chicago, IL.