Lyndsey Castle is our Data Manager.

She is the Data Manager for the UK Public Health Rapid Support Team projects run by ERGO, including Lassa fever in Sierra Leone and plague in Madagascar. She also works closely with ISARIC, PREPARE and ALERRT teams to establish data management processes, systems and operations and works with collaborators to refine existing data tools.

Selected publications

Rojek AM, Salam A, Ragotte RJ, Liddiard E, Elhussain A, Carlqvist A, Butler M, Kayem N, Castle L, Odondi L, Stepniewska K, Horby PW. A systematic review and meta-analysis of patient data from the west Africa (2013-16) Ebola virus disease epidemic. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2019 Jul 5. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2019.06.032. Read abstract | Read more.

Rojek AM, Gkolfinopoulou K, Veizis A, Lambrou A, Castle L, Georgakopoulou T, Blanchet K, Panagiotopoulos T, Horby PW. Clinical assessment is a neglected component of outbreak preparedness: evidence from refugee camps in Greece. BMC Medicine. 2018 Apr; 16:43. doi: 10.1186/s12916-018-1015-9. Read abstract | Read more.

Dunning J, Sahr F, Rojek A, Gannon F, Carson G, Idriss B, Massaquoi T, Gandi R, Joseph S, Osman HK, Brooks TJ, Simpson AJ, Goodfellow I, Thorne L, Arias A, Merson L, Castle L, Howell-Jones R, Pardinaz-Solis R, Hope-Gill B, Ferri M, Grove J, Kowalski M, Stepniewsdka K, Lang T, Whitehead J, Olliaro P, Samai M, Horby PW; RAPIDE-TKM Trial Team. 2016. Experimental Treatment of Ebola Virus Disease with TKM-130803: A Single-Arm Phase 2 Clinical Trial. PLoS Med. 2016 Apr 19;13(4):e1001997. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001997. Read Abstract