Professor of Social Medicine & Primary Health Care
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Dr Alexis Benos is a public health physician, Emeritus Professor in Social Medicine and Primary Health Care at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. His work, combining academic research and teaching with political activism defending health as a social right, is centred in the development of Primary Health Care and Public Health. He is an active member of the International Association of Health Policy (IAHP) and a founding member of People's Health Movement.
Social movements: their role in advocating to reduce the negative health effects of climate change