Dr. Maria Delivoria - Papadopoulos, the “Mother” of Neonatology

Δρ. Μαρία Δεληβοριά-Παπαδοπούλου, η "Μητέρα" της Νεογνολογίας

World Premiere

A personal narration by Maria Delivoria-Papadopoulos, known in the medical world as the “mother” of neonatology, from her childhood before the Second World War to the present day. Surviving the German Occupation and the Civil War in Greece, her studies, her immigration to the US, a brilliant scientific career, recognition. A fairytale life full of challenges and dilemmas as she recalls it herself, always with her mind on Ithaca.

Screening Schedule

No scheduled screenings.

Direction: Antonis Kyritsanis
Script: Kalliopi Ioannidou
Cinematography: Katerina Maragoudaki
Editing: Antonis Kyritsanis
Sound: Antonis Kyritsanis
Production: 7th Step
Producers: Kalliopi Ioannidou
Format: Digital File
Color: Color
Production Country: Greece
Production Year: 2020
Duration: 107΄
Contact: 7ο Βήμα, Kalliopi Ioannidou

Antonis Kyritsanis


2017 I Saw a Man Falling (short fiction)
2019 Cet Amour (short fiction)
2020 Dr. Maria Delivoria – Papadopoulos, the “Mother” of Neonatology