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Elena Dragioti

Adjunct Associate Professor


Elena Dragioti is a psychologist, PhD in medicine with experience in clinical research in health psychology, evidence-based psychological interventions, and chronic pain.

Her research work and interest relate to population studies, clinical studies, and systematic reviews both in health psychology and clinical psychology/psychiatry as well as in chronic pain and quality of life, including risk factors and comorbidity for both mental and somatic diseases. She is trained in the methodology of research in psychology and she is an expert in advanced statistical analysis such as meta-analysis.

She has published more than 40 articles in peer-review journals




Björn Gerdle, Elena Dragioti, Marcelo Rivano Fischer, Asa Ringqvist (2024) Acceptance and Fear-Avoidance Mediate Outcomes of Interdisciplinary Pain Rehabilitation Programs at 12-Month Follow-Up: A Clinical Registry-Based Longitudinal Cohort Study from the Swedish Quality Registry for Pain Rehabilitation (SQRP) Journal of Pain Research, Vol. 17, p. 83-105 Continue to DOI


Jiyeon Oh, Myeongcheol Lee, Hojae Lee, Hwi Yang, Jaeyu Park, Masoud Rahmati, Ai Koyanagi, Lee Smith, Guillaume Fond, Laurent Boyer, Min Seo Kim, Seung Won Lee, Guillermo F. Lopez Sanchez, Elena Dragioti, Ho Geol Woo, Dong Keon Yon (2023) Hand and Oral Hygiene Practices of South Korean Adolescents Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic JAMA Network Open, Vol. 6, Article e2349249 Continue to DOI
Dimitra Maria Apostolidi, Nikoletta Pantelaki, Antigoni Sarantaki, Elena Dragioti, Dimitra Metallinou (2023) Neonatal Palliative Care as an Integral Component of the Greek National Healthcare System: Time to Act Cureus, Vol. 15, Article e45498 Continue to DOI
Jong Woo Hahn, Hye Ran Yang, Jin Soo Moon, Ju Young Chang, Kwanjoo Lee, Gi Ae Kim, Masoud Rahmati, Ai Koyanagi, Lee Smith, Min Seo Kim, Guillermo F. Lopez Sanchez, Elena Dragioti, Ju-Young Shin, Jae Il Shin, Rosie Kwon, Soeun Kim, Hyeon Jin Kim, Hojae Lee, Jae Sung Ko, Dong Keon Yon (2023) Global incidence and prevalence of autoimmune hepatitis, 1970-2022: a systematic review and meta-analysis eClinicalMedicine, Vol. 65, Article 102280 Continue to DOI
Hakyoung Kim, Rosie Kwon, Hojae Lee, Seung Won Lee, Masoud Rahmati, Ai Koyanagi, Lee Smith, Min Seo Kim, Guillermo F. Lopez Sanchez, Elena Dragioti, Seung Geun Yeo, Jae Il Shin, Wonyoung Cho, Dong Keon Yon (2023) Viral load dynamics and shedding kinetics of mpox infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Travel Medicine Continue to DOI