CLINIC OF SOCIAL AND FAMILY MEDICINE
Welcome to the Clinic of Social and Family Medicine (CSFM), which is an independent division of the Department of Social Medicine, one of the ten Departments of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete. It is located at the Faculty of Medicine in the Campus of the University of Crete, in Voutes Residential area in Heraklion Crete. Founded in 1984 by Professor Michael Fioretos, to meet the needs of the local population and to promote research into general practice/family medicine and primary health care, the CSFM offers teaching and research opportunities to both undergraduate and postgraduate students. The Clinic is headed by Professor Christos Lionis, and consists of a vibrant team of individuals, working to deliver high quality teaching and research in the field of general practice/family medicine and primary health care. The CSFM operates an outpatient unit of the University hospital, as well as a university division within an academic setting, and is the only one of its kind in Greece.