The Athens University Medical School honored the SNF for its support of the “Agia Sofia” Children’s Hospital
17 April 2018

On Saturday, April 14th, 2018, the Athens Medical School honored the Stavros Niarchos Foundation for its support of the “Agia Sofia” Children’s Hospital.

The SNF’s grant towards the Hospital includes the procurement of medical equipment for its Gastroenterology Department, which handles over 2,000 cases every year, treating children from all around Greece.

More specifically, the medical equipment granted by the SNF includes new endoscopic equipment which facilitates the implementation of endoscopic procedures, a 24h Esophageal ph monitor for the diagnosis of the Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), as well as a high-resolution manometry (HRM) which facilitates the treatment of various gastrointestinal disorders.