Dr. Gregory Kyriakou was born and raised in Athens, but originates from Papados, a village in Gera Lesvos island.
He graduated from the Medical Faculty of the University of Iasi, Romania in 1984. His thesis on "Hormone Receptors in Breast Cancer" rated "excellent 10". He then continued his studies in New York , U.S.A and other European cities such as Glasgow, Brussells and Amsterdam.