Nikitas Kaklamanis

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Nikitas Kaklamanis
Νικήτας Κακλαμάνης

MP
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Mayor of Athens
In office
January 1, 2007 – December 29, 2010
Preceded by Dora Bakoyannis
Succeeded by Giorgos Kaminis
Minister for Health and Social Solidarity (Greece)
In office
2004–2006
Personal details
Born (1946-04-01) April 1, 1946 (age 68)
Nationality Greek
Political party New Democracy

Nikitas M. Kaklamanis (Greek: Νικήτας Κακλαμάνης, born April 1, 1946) is a Greek New Democracy (ND) politician and former Mayor of Athens. He is also a former Minister for Health and Social Solidarity. In the Greek local elections of 2010 he lost the position of mayor after being defeated by Giorgos Kaminis.

Medical career[edit]

Kaklamanis was born in Andros. Kaklamanis studied medicine at the Medical School of the University of Athens. His medical training was spent in Ioannina. From 1975 to 1981, he worked at the Aretaieio Hospital in Athens, first as an assistant and then as a registrar. He qualified as a radiation oncologist, his second specialisation, in 1980. He was awarded his doctorate in 1981. He served as secretary-general to the Panhellenic Medical Association from 1984 to 1989 and was elected on the ND ticket. In 1989, he was elected Assistant Professor of Radiotherapy–Oncology at the University of Athens.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kostas Stefanis
Minister for Health and Social Solidarity
2004–2006
Succeeded by
Dimitris Avramopoulos
Preceded by
Theodoros Bechrakis
Mayor of Athens
2007–2010
Succeeded by
Giorgos Kaminis

This page incorporates information from the Hellenic Parliament website