Modified on Wednesday, July 29, 2020



Professor Elias Zintzaras


Ph.D. in Biometry, National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK.

M.Sc. in Biometry, Department of Applied Statistics, University of Reading, UK.

B.Sc. in Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Current Academic Posts

Professor of Biometry, Director of Laboratory of Biomathematics and MSc in “Biomedical Research Methodology, Biostatistics and Clinical Bioinformatics”, University of Thessaly School of Medicine, Larissa, Greece. Courses: Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Clinical Trials Methodology.

Adjunct Professor of Medicine, The Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies and Graduate Program in Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA. Courses: Bioequivalence Testing.

Previous Academic Posts

Researcher in Biometrics-Bioinformatics, Director, Department of Informatics, National Agricultural Research Foundation.

Institute for Cancer Prevention, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, USA, Visiting Scientist.

University of Lisbon, Faculty of Pharmacy, Visiting Lecturer, topic: Biostatistical Aspects of Bioequivalence Studies”, Spring Semester.

Βiometrician Researcher, Medical Research Council (MRC), National Institute for Medical Research, London, U.K.

Pharmaceutical Oriented Professional Experience

Chairman and Scientific Coordinator, BECRO, Services to Pharmaceutical Industry, Athens, Greece.

Evaluator of Clinical Trials and Bioequivalence Studies, Evaluation Division, Hellenic Organization for Medicines (EOF), Member of the Committee for Bioequivalence testing, Athens, Greece.

External Evaluator of Clinical Trials and Bioequivalence Studies, Hellenic Organization for Medicines (EOF), Athens, Greece.

Biostatistician Expert, European Medicines Agency (ΕΜΑ).

Member of the Biostatistics Working Party, European Medicines Agency (ΕΜΑ).

Professional Training

Medical and Pharmaceutical Statistics Research Unit, The University of Reading, UK, Training on Meta- Analysis of Controlled Clinical Trials.

Medicines Control Agency (now MHRA), London, U.K., Training on the Statistical Evaluation of Bioequivalence studies and Clinical Trials.

The New England Epidemiology Institute, Tufts University, U.S.A., Training on the Statistical Analysis of Ordered Categorical Data, Summer School.

European Course in Advanced Statistics, Sete, France, Training on the Design of Experiments.

Member of Editorial Boards of Scientific Journals

Biomarkers, The Open Medical Informatics Journal, The Open Applied Informatics Journal, The Open Epidemiology Journal, Research Journal of Medical Sciences, BMC-series journals (Statistical Adviser), etc.

Publications of papers in Scientific Journals with Impact Factor

Number > 200, Number of Citations > 12000, h-index: 59