Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering/National Technical University of Athens & Co-founder, ProtATonce (now Protavio)
Dr. Leonidas Alexopoulos is Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the National Technical University of Athens and co-founder of ProtATonce (now Protavio) , a successful biotech startup company.
Dr Alexopoulos has studied at Duke (PhD 2004), MIT, and Harvard Medical School in the areas of Biomedical Engineering, Systems Biology, and Biological Engineering. He combines strong academic research with translational capacity and entrepreneurial opportunities.
He has worked and collaborated with leading companies in the area of biotechnology, drug discovery and Systems Pharmacology including Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Vertex, and Roche.
He holds strong publication and grant record with several international awards and honors for top academic performance.