I am a Professor at the Department of Biostatistics of the Erasmus University Medical Center in the Netherlands. I received an M.Sc. in statistics (2003) from the Athens University of Economics and Business, and a Ph.D. in biostatistics (2008) from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.
I wrote my dissertation, as well as a number of methodological articles on various aspects of joint models for longitudinal and time-to-event data, and I am the author of the first book on this topic published by Chapman & Hall/CRC. I currently also serve as an Associate Editor for Biometrics and Biostatistics, and I have a been a Guest Editor for a special issue on joint modeling techniques published by Statistical Methods in Medical Research.
My primary research interests focus on the statistical analysis of repeated measurements on markers (longitudinal data analysis) with time-to-event data (survival analysis). Typical examples include among others: CD4