Dr Mary MacLeod
Dr Mary MacLeod

Dr Mary MacLeod

BSc MBChB PhD FRCP

Senior Clinical Lecturer

About

Biography

Dr Macleod is a Clinical Senior Lecturer in Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Aberdeen and honorary Consultant Physician within NHS Grampian.  Her clinical work is largely in the area of acute stroke and TIA management, and primary and secondary stroke prevention.  Current research interests include:

Novel imaging markers in stroke using fast field cycling MRI

Using linked datasets to explore management of stroke including service organisation and secondary prevention

Exploring omega-3 fatty acids as a potential treatment for acute stroke

Memberships and Affiliations

Internal Memberships

Chair, Clinical Studies Oversight Group

External Memberships

Chair of Scotland A and B Research Ethics Committees

Honorary Deputy Secretary, British and Irish Association of Stroke Physicians

 

Latest Publications

  • Is stroke incidence increased in survivors of adult cancers?: A systematic review and meta-analysis

    Turner, M., Murchie, P., Derby, S., Ong, A. Y., Walji, L. T., McLernon, D., Macleod, M., Adam, R.
    Journal of Cancer Survivorship, vol. 16, pp. 1414–1448
    Contributions to Journals: Review articles
  • Using national electronic health records for pandemic preparedness: validation of a parsimonious model for predicting excess deaths among those with COVID-19-a data-driven retrospective cohort study

    Mizani, M. A., Dashtban, A., Pasea, L., Lai, A. G., Thygesen, J., Tomlinson, C., Handy, A., Mamza, J. B., Morris, T., Khalid, S., Zaccardi, F., Macleod, M. J., Torabi, F., Canoy, D., Akbari, A., Berry, C., Bolton, T., Nolan, J., Khunti, K., Denaxas, S., Hemingway, H., Sudlow, C., Banerjee, A., CVD-COVID-UK Consortium
    Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine
    Contributions to Journals: Articles
  • Allopurinol versus usual care in UK patients with ischaemic heart disease (ALL-HEART): a multicentre, prospective, randomised, open-label, blinded-endpoint trial

    Mackenzie, I. S., Hawkey, C. J., Ford, I., Greenlaw, N., Pigazzani, F., Rogers, A., Struthers, A. D., Begg, A. G., Wei, L., Avery, A. J., Taggar, J. S., Walker, A., Duce, S. L., Barr, R. J., Dumbleton, J. S., Rooke, E. D., Townend, J. N., Ritchie, L. D., MacDonald, T. M., Ahmed, H., Arthur, P., Aziz, J., Barnes, L., Boyle, S., Brighton, T., Brown, M., Caulfield, M., Dawson, J., Denvir, M., Doney, A. S., Doshi, S., Dryburgh, M., Eddleston, M., Finlayson, J., Fuat, A., Furnace, J., Grieve, J. K., Guthrie, G., Ham, S., Isaard, E., Jennings, C., Johnson, R., Kerr, C., Khan, S., Krishnan, K., Long, S., Mackintosh, A., Macleod, M. J., McCormack, T., Weir, C., ALL-HEART Study Group
    The Lancet, vol. 400, no. 10359, pp. 1195-1205
    Contributions to Journals: Articles
  • Intravenous Thrombolysis with Tenecteplase for the Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke

    Tsivgoulis, G., Katsanos, A. H., Christogiannis, C., Faouzi, B., Mavridis, D., Dixit, A. K., Palaiodimou, L., Khurana, D., Petruzzellis, M., Psychogios, K., Macleod, M. J., Ahmed, N.
    Annals of Neurology, vol. 92, no. 3, pp. 349-357
    Contributions to Journals: Articles
  • Phasic alertness and multisensory integration contribute to visual awareness of weak visual targets in audio-visual stimulation under Continuous Flash Suppression

    Cederblad, M., Äijälä, J., Andersen, S., Macleod, M. J., Sahraie, A.
    Vision, vol. 6, 31
    Contributions to Journals: Articles

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Teaching

Teaching Responsibilities

Year 5 MBChB OSCE coordinator

Situational Judgement Test lead

Year 1, 3 and 4 Clinical Pharmacology teaching

MSc Clinical Pharmacology: Pharmacovigilance, Medicines Management

Delivers teaching to MSc Cardiovascular and Diabetes, BSc Neurosciences, BSc Genetics

MRCP PACES examiner