1999 – 2005 Specialty training in Psychiatry & Psychotherapy, Aristotle University Thessaloniki (GR); 2006 – 2010 Psychiatrist, Hellenic Center for Psychiatric Healthcare and Research, Thessaloniki (GR); 2010 – 2015 Specialist in Psychiatry, City Hospital Braunschweig (DE) & Department of Psychiatry & Psychotherapy, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (DE); 2015 – 2019 Consultant Psychiatrist, Center for Early Detection and Gen- der Research, & Center for Psychotic Disorders, University Psychiatric Clinics, University of Basel (CH); Since 2017 – Head of Outpatient Clinic for Early Intervention and Psychotic Disorders; Since 2019 – Consultant Psychiatrist, Co-Head of Track for Psychotic Disorders and Early Intervention.
1997 Medical Degree, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (GR) 2005 Board Certification in Psychiatry and Psychotherapy (Thessaloniki, GR) 2005 – 2006 Extramural Distance Learning Program, Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy and Research, PA, USA 2007 PhD, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (GR) 2014 Habilitation / Venia legendi, University of Hamburg (DE)
Translational research in psychotic disorders with a special focus on pre- diction- and treatment-relevant neurobiological mechanisms of psychotic symptoms e.g. delusion associated cognitive biases, resting-state EEG connectivity; innovative treatments for delusions; clinical high risk state and early psychosis: outcome prediction, implementation of new healthcare models .
Mackintosh AJ, de Bock R, […] Borgwardt S, Andreou C. Psychotic disorders, dopamin- ergic agents and EEG/MEG resting-state functional connectivity: a systematic review. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews 2020, in press.
De Bock R, Mackintosh AJ, […], Andreou C (2020). EEG microstates as biomarkers for psychosis in high-risk patients. Translational Psychiatry 2020; 10(1):300.
Andreou C, Steinmann S, […], Moritz S, Mulert C. The role of effective connectivity be- tween the task-positive and task-negative network for evidence gathering [Evidence gath- ering and connectivity]. Neuroimage. 2018 Jun;173:49-56.
Andreou C, Nolte G, […] Engel AK, Mulert C. Increased resting-state gamma-band con- nectivity in first-episode schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Bulletin 2015;41:930-939
Andreou C, Moritz S, et al. Dopaminergic modulation of probabilistic reasoning and over- confidence in errors: a double-blind study. Schizophr Bull. 2014;40:558-65.
Project Grants as PI: Promotion Santé Suisse/BAG Project PsyYoung (2020-2024: 1.997.556 CHF total; main applicant, project leader) SNF SPARK Grant (2019-2021; 98.430 CHF; main applicant) SNF Project Grant (2017-2020; 372.000 CHF; main applicant) DFG Project Grant (2014-2016: 226.160 € total / 110.418 €own sum; main applicant) DFG Project Grant (2012-2014; 96.397 €; main applicant)
Fellowships: Research fellowships within SFB 936 (2012-2014) and TRR 58 (2014)
Awards: NARSAD Young Investigator Award, Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (56.000$)