Psychico, September 29, 2017



To the Parents of Athens College Junior High Schoolstudents 




Here below follows a letter regarding the measles outbreak from HAEF’s pediatrician, Dr. A. Makris:


“Dear Parents,


In recent week, many European countries (Great Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Romania, and others) have experienced a serious measles epidemic.  Specifically, during 2016-2017, across Europe, there were more than 14,000 cases reported and 43 deaths.


In Greece, according to the Hellenic Center for Disease Control & Prevention (KEELPNO or HCDCP), up through September 21, 2017, 166 cases of measles have been recorded and there is a risk of the disease spreading.


Please use the following resources to stay informed:


Hellenic Ministry of Health Press Release (only in Greek)

KEELPNO Webpage (Greek and English)

Thank you for your cooperation,

Antonios Makris, MD
Head of HAEF Medical Services”



The Junior High School Administration