Dr Gregoriou holds a B.Sc. in Chemistry from the University of Athens and a M.Sc. in Neuroscience from the University of Crete. She did a PhD in Neuroscience at the Medical School of the University of Crete. Between 2001 and 2003 she worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Parma in Italy. She then moved to the U.S.A where she worked as a postdoctoral researcher from 2003 to 2009 first at the laboratory of Neuropsychology at NIMH, NIH and then at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT In 2009 she moved to Greece where she currently holds an Associate Professor position at the Medical School of the University of Crete.