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Dr Anastasia Chalkidou

Education/Academic qualification

  • Postgraduate Certificate , Education, Higher Education Academy

    2015
  • Master of Science, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

    2008
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

    2003

Professional Qualifications

  • Certificate of Completion of Training-Clinical Oncology, CCT

    2008
  • GMC registration,

    2008
  • License to practice medicine,

    2004

Biographical details

Dr Anastasia Chalkidou is currently working as a Senior Health Technology Assessor at King's Technology Evaluation Centre (KiTEC). 

Anastasia has a clinical background specialising in Clinical Oncology with a focus on patients with lung cancer. She finished her medical degree in 2004 and continued to gain an MSc in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in 2008 and a Ph.D. in the validation of positron emission tomography (PET) biomarkers in oncology for monitoring response to treatment in 2016. Since 2014, she is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

She has more than eight years’ experience in systematic reviewing and the design and critical appraisal of clinical studies using image-derived biomarkers. In her current role, she combines her clinical commitments in treating patients with cancer with evaluating medical technologies and facilitating primary research arising from NICE guidance.

Anastasia teaches undergraduate medical students at KCL about decision theory in medical imaging and applications of PET imaging biomarkers in both research and clinical settings. 

Research interests

medical imaging, imaging data analysis, systematic review, meta-analysis, biomarkers study design, health technology assessment 

Participation in workshop, seminar, course

NIHR Statistics Group: Imaging in Traslational research workshop

Anastasia Chalkidou (Participant)

1 Oct 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

CTRad Imaging in Radiotherapy

Anastasia Chalkidou (Participant)

28 Jun 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Participation in conference

Molecular Imaging in Radiation Oncology (MIRO) conference

Anastasia Chalkidou (Speaker)

29 Mar 201231 Mar 2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Publication peer-review

EJNMMI Research (Journal)

Anastasia Chalkidou (Peer reviewer)

2013 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

Thoracic Cancer (Journal)

Anastasia Chalkidou (Peer reviewer)

2012 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

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