Anastasia Karachalia Sandri is a statistician who joined NMAHP Research Unit at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) in September 2017. Her current role in the Unit involves supporting multiple projects across several workstreams, such the TOPSY and STARTUP trials, as well as the ProLong20+ and RELEASE studies. She has been at GCU since September 2014 when she started her PhD in the School of Health and Life Sciences. Her research project is an epidemiological study of the influence of alcohol consumption on the progression, management and treatment of chronic Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection across the UK. This study is a joint work among the Sexual Health and Blood Borne Viruses research group (GCU), the Substance Use & Misuse research group (GCU), and Health Protection Scotland (the national centre which monitors communicable diseases) and is expected to be completed in 2018. Anastasia undertook previously a MSc in Statistics (Biometrics) from KU Leuven (Belgium) in 2013, while her first degree in Mathematics was obtained from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Hellas) in 2010.