Mrs Alison McDonald

Senior Trial Manager, CHaRT

MSc in Health Services and Public Health Research

Mrs Alison McDonald

Contact Details

Telephone: +44 (0)1224 438177
Fax: +44 (0)1224 438165
Address: Health Services Research Unit
University of Aberdeen
3rd Floor, Health Sciences Building
Aberdeen AB25 2ZD


Alison McDonald joined the Unit in 1993 to work on the Neonatal Examination and Screening Trial (NEST).  Since then she has worked on several research projects, including the RECORD Study (a randomised controlled trial of daily oral vitamin D and calcium for the secondary prevention of osteoporosis related fractures in the elderly) and STEPS (Strategies for Trials Enrolment and Participation Study).  She gained an MSc in Health Services and Public Health Research in 1999.

As the CHaRT Senior Trials Manager, Alison works across the CHaRT portfolio of trials and heads up a team of 12 trial managers.

Current Research

All studies within the CHaRT portfolio. 


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