Dr. Georgia Salanti started this week her joint appointment with ISPM, BIHAM and CTU.


Georgia arrived a few days ago from the University of Ioannina in Greece, were she is an Associate Professor in Biostatistics and Epidemiology.

She studied Mathematics (in Athens), Statistical and Operational Methods in Public Health (in Brussels), did a PhD in Statistics (in Munich) and obtained a Diploma in Sociology (from the Open University in UK).

She has worked in various Research Institutes and Universities, including MRC Biostatistics in Cambridge.

She works closely with the Cochrane Collaboration (where she co-convene the Statistical Methods Group and the Comparing Multiple Interventions Methods Group).  Her research has been funded by the European Research Council, the Cochrane Collaboration and the Greek Secretariat for Research and Technology.

The main focus of her research has been the statistical modelling in meta-analysis (and in particular network meta-analysis). She has published to-date more than 100 peer-reviewed articles.

If you want to find out more about her current and previous research activities in meta-analysis please visit