Dr. Eleftheriou obtained her graduate and postgraduate degrees in Biochemistry, Microbiology and Virology by academic background. She served for many years as Director of the Virus Reference Centre of the Cyprus Ministry of Health and the WHO Cyprus Collaborating Centre and recently as Executive Director of Thalassaemia International Federation (TIF). In the above capacities, and through serving as a WHO consultant and as author of many publications, she has worked with patients, health professionals in the field and policymakers to serve the cause of haemoglobin disorders for over three decades. She has also a special interest in genetic and non-communicable diseases, health systems and European health policies.
Dr. Androulla Eleftheriou is a partner of ENERCA