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George Constantine Hartofilakidis

orthopedic medicine educator

George Constantine Hartofilakidis, Greek orthopedic medicine educator. Fellow American College of Surgeons, British Orthopaedic Association; member International College Surgeons, International Society Surgical Orthopedics and Traumatology, Greek Association Orthopedics (president 1969-1970), Alumni Association of New York Orthopedic Hospital.

Background

Hartofilakidis, George Constantine was born on January 2, 1927 in Athens, Greece. Son of Constantine and Maria Hartofilakidis.

Education

Doctor of Medicine University Athens, 1955. Resident Athens University, 1955-1957. Visiting fellow New York Orthopedic Hospital, Columbia University, New York City, 1957-1959.

Registrar department orthopedics University Athens, 1959-1964, assistant professor orthopedics, 1964-1965, associate professor, 1965-1969, professor, since 1969, chairman department orthopedics, dean Medical School, 1974-1975. President School Physiotherapy, Athens, 1969-1982, Committee for Specialty Examination in Orthopedics, since 1969, administrative board Tsagazis Hospital, Athens, 1977-1982.

Career

Doctor of Medicine University Athens, 1955.

Works

  • Co-author: Current Orthopaedics, 1965. Author: Textbook of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, 1981. Also numerous research, review articles.

    Vice president Greek Association for Protection Invalid Children, 1977-1984.

Membership

Fellow American College of Surgeons, British Orthopaedic Association. Member International College Surgeons, International Society Surgical Orthopedics and Traumatology, Greek Association Orthopedics (president 1969-1970), Alumni Association of New York Orthopedic Hospital.

Connections

Married Anna Gorgas, January 18, 1958. Children– Maria, Constantine.

father:
Constantine Hartofilakidis

mother:
Maria Hartofilakidis

spouse:
Anna Gorgas

children:
Maria Hartofilakidis

Constantine Hartofilakidis