Dr. Javier Zamora

Senior Lecturer in Perinatal Statistics 

Francisco Jose Gonzalez Carreras 

BARC Statistician

Javier Zamora gained a BSc degree in Biology from University Complutense of Madrid in 1991.  He has a PhD degree in Biomathematics (1997) from the same University. After a postdoctoral stage at the Mario Negri Institute in Bergamo (Italy) he focused into Statistics and Epidemiology. He gained a MSc degree in Public Health and Epidemiology from Rey Juan Carlos University (Madrid) and recently got a MSc degree in Research & Development Management from the National School of Health and Alcala University (Madrid).

His has developed an academic carrier at University of Madrid in the Biomathematics department as an Associate Professor with teaching responsibilities in Statistics and Experimental design.

He is the Head of the Clinical Biostatistics Unit at Ramon y Cajal University Hospital (Madrid) and the Director of the Clinical Epidemiology Research Area of the Ramon y Cajal Biomedical Research Institute (IRYCIS). His group hosts the Madrid Cochrane Collaborating Centre.

He was member of the staff of Assessors of the National Evaluation and Foresight Agency (ANEP) at the Spanish Ministry of Science and Technology. He is part of the panel of experts of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the Spanish Medicine Agency (AGEMED). 

He is a Non-Clinical Lecturer PI in BARC

Francisco is a medical statistician. He holds a PhD in Economics and MSc in Statistics with medical applications.


He also has working experience modelling financial risks in BBA Bank, teaching econometrics and microeconomics at Sussex University and UCL, as quantitative economist at Institute for Employment Studies and as statistician at the Civil Service. 


Barts Research Centre for Women's Health 
Institute of Population Health Sciences
Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry

Queen Mary University of London
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