Savvas I. Giakoumakis MD cPhD, born and grew up in Nuernberg Germany. He graduated after having completed his medical studies in the University of Patras in southern Greece and got specialized in the field of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology, having been a resident in the Orthopaedic Department of the University Hospital in Patras and in the Trauma Center in Kelheim near Regensburg in Germany. Now he is working as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Paediatric Orthopaedic Department of the Childrens΄Hospital in Patras and as a Team Physician in many Football Academies in the same area. Since 2018 he has been elected Vice-President of the Sports Medicine Association of Greeece. Over the last 20 years he gained experience in the direction & organisation of medical services in a variety of many sports competitions and became a certified Medical Doctor of the Hellenic National Center for Sports Research.As a volunteer member of the Hellenic Red Cross he is running evidence-based programms to prevent primarily osteoporosis & sarcopenia in the elderly by educating older people the great importance of staying fit, eating healthy and taking part systematically in sports activities.