Acarbose Cardiovascular Evaluation
Steering Committee Member
Professor John McMurray, MD, FRCP, FACC, FESC, FRSE
Professor of Medical Cardiology
University of Glasgow
Professor John McMurray, MD, FRCP, FACC, FESC, FRSE attended Manchester University from where he graduated MB ChB (Hons) in 1983. His subsequent training was in Edinburgh, Dundee and Glasgow. He is Professor of Medical Cardiology at the University of Glasgow, based at the BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at the Western Infirmary, Glasgow. He is President of the Heart Failure Association of the ESC (HFA of the ESC). His primary research interests are in heart failure, atrial fibrillation and coronary heart disease, with a focus on epidemiology, health services research and clinical trials. He also has an interest in socioeconomic determinants of health and outcomes. Professor McMurray is, or was, the principal investigator, member of the executive committee or steering committee member in a number of large trials in heart failure and other cardiovascular diseases. He has published approximately 350 original papers, reviews, book-chapters and books. He has also contributed to a number of national and international guidelines and is also on the editorial board of several cardiovascular journals.