Guadalupe Gómez Melis

Full professor at UPC
Research area: Statistics

PhD in Statistics obtained at Columbia University, NY


  • President Consell Català d’Estadística (2019-)
  • Member PDI-UPC of UPC Ethics Committee (2020-)
  • Member Expert Committee “Acción Matemática contra el coronavirus”, CEMat
  • Elected European Representative of Caucus for Women in Statistics (2019-)
  • PI Research Group in Biostatistics and Bioinformatics (GRBIO)
  • co-PI BIOSTATNET (Spanish National Network in Biostatistics) (2010-)
  • Vice-Dean FME School of Mathematic and Statistics (2012-2105)
  • Chair Master in Statistics and Operations Research UPC-UB (2006-2015)
  • President of the Catalan Statistical Society (2012-2013)

Guadalupe Gómez is Full Professor in the Department of Statistics and Operations Research at UPC. Lupe has been President of the Spanish Region of the International Biometric Society and of the Catalan Statistical Society. Her research focuses on the analysis of survival data, clinical trials and problems arising from situations with complex censoring patterns and is the author of more than 100 papers in ISI refereed journals. Her methodological research has been funded continuously on grants from theMinistry of Economy and Competitiveness since 1996. Lupe serves as Executive Editor of SORT (Statistics and Operations Research Transactions) and Associate Editor of Statistical Modelling. Lupe leads the research group GRBIO, recognized and funded by Generalitat de Catalunya.

Research lines

  • Survival Analysis
  • Clinical Trials
  • Multiple endpoint Survival Analysis with Complex Censoring Patterns
  • Statistics applied to Basic and Clinical Research of AIDS
  • Biostatistics and COVID-19

Selected publications