Speaker Profile


Maria Linou

About Maria Linou

Dr Maria Linou is an Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Veterinary School graduate and holds a PhD from the University of Athens Medical School. She is a member of the scientific staff of the Hellenic Pasteur Institute (HPI) (Diagnostic Department/Office of Networking) responsible for veterinary services and the coordinator of the HPI’s One Health committee. She has been an active practitioner at her own pet clinic in Athens since 1995.

She is the President of the Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society (HVMS) and the General Secretary of the Hellenic Scientific Society for One Health.

Her interests focus on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of human and animal diseases through a One Health approach. She has been actively involved in the implementation of the One Health concept in Public Health, through scientific, research, clinical and social activities towards veterinarians, researchers, health professionals, decision makers, government and public.