Dr. Dina Tiniakos
Hon. Consultant Histopathologist
Tel: 0191 222 9145
Fax: 0191 282 9852
(Liver & Gastrointestinal pathology)
Hon. Consultant Histopathologist /Dept of Cellular Pathology
Clinical Senior Lecturer/Institute of Cellular Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University
MD, PhD, FRCPath
Dina trained in medicine at the University of Patras, Greece and obtained PhDs from the University of Athens, Greece (1993) and Newcastle University, U.K. (1998). She has trained in pathology and subspecialised in hepatobiliary pathology in Greece, England and U.S.A. Dina practices pathology since 1992 and is invited member of two influential international groups specialising in the field of liver pathology – the Laennec Liver Pathology Society and the International Liver Study Group “Gnomes”.
Her main research interest is fatty liver disease and hepatocarcinogenesis but she has also worked in other areas of liver, gastrointestinal and tumour pathology. She has contributed chapters in books on liver pathology and histology, and has published >100 scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals. She has given invited lectures on liver pathology in numerous international and national conferences.
Dina is member of the Council of the European Society of Pathology and member of the Scientific Committee of the United European Gastroenterology federation (Deputy Co-ordinator of the Hepato-pancreatobiliary group, 2011-2015). She serves as member of the Editorial Board of international scientific journals (including “Liver International” and “Histopathology”) and she is invited reviewer for major pathology, gastroenterology and hepatology journals.