Western Infirmary, Glasgow (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
Prof McMurray’s primary research interests are in heart failure, the cardiovascular consequences of diabetes and chronic kidney disease, atrial fibrillation and coronary heart disease, with a focus on clinical trials and epidemiology. He is, or was, the principal investigator, member of the executive committee or steering committee member in several large trials in his areas of interest.
Professor McMurray served as the inaugural Eugene Braunwald Scholar in Cardiovascular Disease at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, and visiting Professor of Medicine, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts USA 2010/2011. He is a Past-President of the Heart Failure Association of the ESC and is involved in guideline writing and the editorial boards of several leading journals. He is a Highly Cited Researcher (https://recognition.webofscience.com/awards/highly-cited/2021/) and has a H-index of >200 (https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=n0ZdRMoAAAAJ&hl=en).