Under the Auspices of H.E. the President of the Hellenic Republic

Mr. Prokopios Pavlopoulos

GeNeDis 2018 on Forbes


“The Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Human Electrophysiology, Department of Informatics of the Ionian University in cooperation with the Fields Institute and Wilfrid Laurier University are organizing the 3rd World Congress ‘Genetics, Geriatrics and Neurodegenerative Diseases Research’, which will be held at Toronto between 25 to 28 October 2018. The congress includes various issues and roundtables on modern techniques of prevention, treatment and health research on Aging and neurological disorders in general.

The congress , unique in the world that includes three of the most modern and popular disciplines: Genetics, Geriatrics and research and prevention of neurodegenerative diseases, focuses on recent developments concerning the above disciplines, starting from advances in research field and the latest scientific discoveries to the clinical and pharmaceutical applications

Leading scientists and researchers from around the world will discuss the latest major challenges in the field of scientific research, for the new targets of drugs, to develop new biomarkers for new imaging techniques and new protocols for early diagnosis of neurodegenerative diseases, and for many other scientific achievements.”

For the registered participants, download the program app from here







“Excellent science with excellent people.” – Clifford Kentros


“The GeNeDis congress brings together scientists from different disciplines to share their work and discuss the newest findings in the field of neuroscience. I believe that the greatest advantage of this congress is its interdisciplinary nature.”

Nektarios Tavernarakis


“It was a very unique experience with interdisciplinary scientists concentrated into one place that allowed us to exchange our findings and ideas”

Vasiliki Machairaki


“I particularly enjoyed learning about related emerging fields of applied medicine.” – Joseph DeSouza


“The GeNeDis congress gave us the opportunity to interact with researchers from various different fields and it personally offered me an insight into what other scientists are doing.”

Kristine Newman


“Stimulating gathering of great scientists from all over the world.” – Constantine Lyketsos


“A big advantage of the GeNeDis congress is that it concentrated scientists from all over the word who are doing very interesting and innovative research.”

Nikolaos Robakis


“High quality congress that assembled acclaimed scientists and allowed us to present and discuss new and advanced scientific findings. It showed a joint effort from interdisciplinary researchers to work towards research progression and development. It also gave us the opportunity to attend talks that took place in the Fields Institute, which is a very prestige institution for mathematicians.”

Maria Chatzinicolaou


“I was impressed but not surprised by the quality of the scientific presentations at GeNeDis 2018. Having participated in GeNeDis for the second time, I can attest to its importance for bringing together leaders in their distinct fields and for the stimulating talks and discussions.”

Dimitris Kapogiannis