Odysseas – Ioannis Zoras

Professor of Surgical Oncology/President of the Hellenic Open University
University of Crete


Ufficiale dell’ ordine della Stella della Repubblica Italiana. Professor of Surgical Oncology, School of Medicine, University of Crete, President of the Hellenic Open University, Dean of Medical School in the University of Crete Greece (2007-2011), Rector of the University of Crete (2016 – 2019) Prof. Zoras᾽ research focuses on Melanoma, Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Breast Cancer, Liver metastasectomies and Colorectal cancer


Board Member of the European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO) (2014 – 2018)
Board of Directors member of the Hellenic Surgical Society
Honorary member of the Israelian Society of Surgical Oncology
Guest Professor Shanxi Medical University, China
Associate Editor of the European Journal of Surgical Oncology (EJSO) 
Co-Chair of the European Middle East Advisory Board of the journal: Annals of Surgical Oncology (former)
Member of the Editorial Board of the “Annals of Surgical Oncology” Journal, section “Bone and soft tissue sarcomas” (former)
Member of the Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) (member of the International Committee) since 1996
Member of the WHO Melanoma Programme since 1992
Past President of the Hellenic Society of Surgical Oncology (HSSO)