Statistical Science


Mr Zacharias Anastasiou

PositionResearch Associate
Phone (external)+44(0)20 3108 3227
Phone (internal)53227

* @ucl.ac.uk

Biographical Details

Zachos is a Research Associate in Medical Statistics at the Department of Statistical Science, UCL and a member of the Biostatistics Group within the Research Support Centre. Zachos graduated in Molecular Biology and Genetics from the Democritus University of Thrace (Greece). He then completed a MSc programme in Biostatistics at the University of Athens (Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics). Previously he worked as a Medical Statistician at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience, UCL.

Research Interests

Formulation and validation of risk prediction models, longitudinal data analysis, clinical trials, meta-analysis

Selected publications

  • Schrag A, Siddiqui UF, Anastasiou Z, Weintraub D, Schott JM. (2017). Clinical variables and biomarkers in prediction of cognitive impairment in patients with newly diagnosed Parkinson’s disease: a cohort study. Lancet Neurology. 16(1):66-75
  • Karagiannidis I, Dehning S, Sandor P, Tarnok Z, Rizzo R, Wolanczyk T, Madruga-Garrido M, Hebebrand J, Nöthen MM, Lehmkuhl G, Farkas L, Nagy P, Szymanska U, Anastasiou Z, Stathias V, Androutsos C, Tsironi V, Koumoula A, Barta C, Zill P, Mir P, Müller N, Barr C, Paschou P.(2013). Support of the histaminergic hypothesis in Tourette syndrome: association of the histamine decarboxylase gene in a large sample of families. Journal of Medical Genetics. 50(11):760-764.