Exploring the health effects of the traditional Mediterranean Lifestyle

What is known and what needs to be done

June 5-8, 2024, Crithoni's Paradise Hotel, Greece

If you wish to participate, please send a copy of your CV, a short note stating your reason to attend, and the number of people that may accompany you (up to 2) to  Dr. Labros Sidossis () by November 30, 2023
  •  MLMI members:
    • 840 EUROS (double occupancy)
    • 990 EUROS (single occupancy)
  • Non-members:
    • 930 EUROS (double occupancy)
    • 1.080 EUROS (single occupancy)
  • Accompanying persons:
    • 740 EUROS (double occupancy)
    • 890 EUROS (single occupancy)

Note: When paying via credit card, a 5% surcharge will be added to the total amount.


Cancellation Policy: 45+ days prior to start date: full refund minus $500 deposit fee; 20 – 45 days prior to start date: refund of 50% of total cost; 1 – 21 days prior to start date: subject to a one hundred percent (100%) cancellation fee of the total cost.


*** The above costs cover:

  • Attendance to the conference (not for accompanying persons)
  • Five (5) nights at the hotel Crithoni’s Paradise (4*)
  •  Welcome and farewell dinners.
  • Daily lunches
  • Coffee breaks
  • Transport within Leros
  • Experiential activities
    • Cazerma of Herbs
    • Cruise to the nearby majestic islands of Arkoi, Leipsoi, Marathi, and
      Aspronisia by boat
    • Traditional Mediterranean cooking workshop, followed by Farewell Dinner and Lerian night (with music and dance)

Program (Tentative)

Travel Options To/From Leros

  • From ATHENS to LEROS: By plane or by ferry boat

  • From ATHENS to KOS: by plane
    • From KOS to LEROS: by ferry boat

  • From ATHENS to RHODOS: by plane
    • From RHODOS TO LEROS: by ferry boat


Ferry Companies: