Research Support Mechanisms

The faculty of the University of Nicosia Medical School are supported by:

(a) the University of Nicosia research support structures which include:
  • The University Research Committee (URC)
  • The Research Ethics Committee (REC) and
  • The Research & Innovation Office (R&IO)
(b) the Medical School Research Committee

Scope of the Medical School Research Committee

The aim of the Medical School Research Committee (MSRC) is to enhance the research profile and reputation of the School both within and outside the University. Its role is to encourage, facilitate and support research in the School and, where possible, to extend this to cross-departmental, cross-school, national and international collaborations. The MSRC meets on a regular basis and concerns itself with the quality and quantity of research activity and output.

Membership of the Medical School Research Committee

  • Chair
  • Course Director
  • 3 non clinicians (elected)
  • 3 clinicians (elected)
  • Invited (non-voting) experts as and when considered essential to seek their advice

Membership of the Medical School Research Committee

  • Prof Peter Karayiannis (Chair)
  • Dr Adonis Ioannides
  • Dr Costas Constantinou
  • Dr Alexia Papageorgiou
  • Dr Ourania Kolokotroni
  • Dr Theodoros Kyriakides
  • Dr George Samoutis