Professor John McMurray joins The MacKillop
World-leading cardiovascular researcher and prolific author Professor John McMurray has joined the Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research team. Throughout his highly distinguished career, Professor McMurray has published around 700 original papers, reviews, and book chapters, including several in leading medical (e.g. Goldman Cecil’s) and cardiology textbooks (e.g. the ESC Textbook on Cardiovascular Medicine) and is the primary author or editor of thirteen books. His primary research interests are in heart failure, coronary heart disease, atrial fibrillation and the cardiovascular consequences of diabetes and chronic kidney disease, with a focus on clinical trials and epidemiology. In 2013, Professor McMurray was identified as one of the 400 most influential biomedical researchers in the world1 and in 2014 and 2016 was included in the Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researchers list as one of The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds.
- Boyack KW, Klavans R, Sorensen AA, Ioannidis JP. A list of highly influential biomedical researchers,1996-2011. Eur J Clin Invest. 2013; 43:1339-65.