Ms Katie Wilde

Ms Katie Wilde
MMaths (Hons)

Research IT Manager

Ms Katie Wilde
Ms Katie Wilde

Contact Details

work +44 (0)1224 437044
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The University of Aberdeen Digital Research Services
1:169 Polwarth Building Foresterhill Aberdeen AB25 2ZD (Mon/Tues/Fri)
G58 Edward Wright (Wed/Thurs)


Katie Wilde has been a key player in setting up the Grampian Safe Haven within Aberdeen.  She is the Safe Haven’s Technical Lead and holds an Honorary Contract with NHS Grampian.

Katie has over tens years of experience of working in the University of Aberdeen’s Research Applications and Data Management Team, which she joined as a Graduate Trainee back in 2007 and now leads a team of nine providing data management support and building bespoke applications for researchers primarily working with Healthcare Data. 

Katie also lectures on Questionnaire Design and Data Handling Guidelines, and sits on several Data Access and Steering Committees advising on Data Management issues, as well as being part of IT Services Research Computing Support Group.

Katie has a Masters in Mathematics from the University of Exeter and has undertaken Epidemiology and Public Health modules at the University of Aberdeen.




Institute of Applied Health Science (IAHS)

Health and Data Linkage in North East Scotland (HEADLINES)

Pathways to a Healthy Life


Health eResearch Centre Scotland (HeRC Scotland)


Teaching Responsibilities

Course Coordinator for MPH:Health Informatics (Online Course)

Lecturer for PGCert (MT5015) :

  • Questionnaire Design
  • Data Handling and Guidelines
  • Databases and questtionanires (An Interactive Session)
Further Info

Admin Responsibilities

I sit on the following committes:

AMND Maternity



'HEADLINES', Health and Data Linkage in North East Scotland, is a new research network that brings together researchers from the University of Aberdeen and NHS Grampian.   Our purpose is to optimise the secondary use of health data in research and link datasets within and out with the NHS to improve healthcare.  We will maintain Aberdeen as a Centre for Excellence for health research using linked data and will achieve our goals by bringing together resources and experience in data linkage and by supporting collaborative working, education and training and best practice in governance in this field.

Safe Haven

The Grampian Data Safe Haven (DaSH) is a joint venture between the University of Aberdeen and NHS Grampian.  To find out more please email