The NEHMDS is very proud to announce Dr. Nikos Soukos as the recipient of the 19th annual Hygeia Award to be presented on May 6, 2017
The award is given to a Greek or Greek- American healthcare professional whose career has been exemplary and has made significant contributions to the advancement of medicine or the allied health sciences.
Nikos S. Soukos, DDS, PhD is an innovative translational medical scientist, an entrepreneur, and a leading pioneer in Dentistry and Oral Photomedicine. He is the founder and Chief Scientific Officer of PhotOral, Inc. and was the founding Director of the Applied Molecular Photomedicine Laboratory (the first photomedicine lab in the field of oral research worldwide) at the Harvard affiliated Forsyth Institute. Dr. Soukos is also a distinguished academic professor and proven mentor at Harvard and Northeastern Universities. Read more