Expertise

Eleni Prifti, MSc, PhDc.
Chemist / Health Coach
Certified Lifestyle Medicine Consultant
Environmental Health Specialist

Hi, I’m Eleni. I am a health coach with a solid scientific background, genuine love for research and passion for educating the public on Healthy Lifestyle choices.
I dream of a better future for humans and the planet, based on Science & Compassion.

 

Short CV

Experience
2017-today: Health Coach, founder IASIS Health Coaching
2008-2014: Environmental Chemist, Laboratory of heavy metals, HCMR

Education
European Lifestyle Medicine Organization (ELMO) Certificate
PhD candidate of Environmental Chemistry, University of Athens (NKUA)
MSc Environmental Chemistry, University of Athens (NKUA)
BSc Chemistry, University of Athens (NKUA)

Awards / Scholarships
Early Career Scientist Award, 2nd International Ocean Research Conference, UNESCO. (Barcelona, 17-21 November 2014)
Ph.D. Scholarship (January 2012 – January 2014), PERSEUS (Policy-orientated marine Environmental Research for the Southern European Seas) Research Project

International Projects
PERSEUS (Policy-orientated marine Environmental Research for the Southern European Seas) Research Project
MERMAID (Marine Environmental targets linked to Regional Management schemes based on Indicators Developed for the Mediterranean)
CleanSea (Towards a Clean Litter-Free European Marine Environment through Scientific Evidence Innovative Tools and Good Governance). Training in Microplastics at the IVM Institute for Environmental Studies, Netherlands

Publications & Presentations
A list of scientific publications can be found here

Below you can find the videos of two presentations of mine as an invited speaker and the video from Guest lecture of T. Colin Campbell where I had the honour to participate and address questions.

A presentation I gave as an invited speaker at Vegan Life Festival 2018, Athens. The presentation is titled “Diet and toxic chemicals” and was an introduction in Environmental Health, focused in Environmental Pediatrics. (The presentation was in Greek but the video has English subtitles).
Guest lecture of T Colin Campbell at postgraduate course “Corporate and Social Responsibility”, Panteion University, Athens, Greece. May 20th, 2020. I had the unique chance to participate to this lecture and ask my questions to one of the most inspiring leading scientist on nutritional biochemistry. (Video in English).
Guest lecture of mine at postgraduate course “Corporate and Social Responsibility”, Panteion University, Athens, Greece. May 8th, 2020. The lecture was focused on the need for interdisciplinary science and wholistic approach to address the most critical issues of our times, like climate change, sustainability and inequality. (Video in Greek, no English subtitles yet).