Ryan Castle, Executive Director

Ryan Castle


Ryan Castle is the Executive Director and co-founder of ISHAR. His background as a cultural historian and information analyst provided the skills necessary to design and run ISHAR, one of the world’s most comprehensive integrative health research archives. He currently operates ISHAR, pursues meta-analyses using its large database, and explores complex system applications to maximize the benefits of integrative practices. He has collaborated with and/or presented at Harvard Medical, UC Berkeley, Columbia, Karolinska Institute, the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Parliament of World Religions, Foundations of Mind, the Kingdom of Bhutan, and Sages and Scientists.