Christopher J. McLeod, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D.

Christopher J. McLeod, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D., has two primary research interests, both in the fundamental direction of exploring ventricular arrhythmias. One central theme is investigation of ventricular arrhythmias and their association with sudden cardiac death in adults with congenital heart disease. In addition, Dr. McLeod is involved in several basic science investigations of novel techniques to map and eliminate ventricular arrhythmias, including ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation.

  1. 2011
    Fellow - Cardiac ElectrophysiologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2010
    Fellow - Cardiovascular DiseasesMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2007
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2005
    PhDUniversity of Cape Town / National Institutes of Health
  5. 1996
    MB ChBUniversity of Cape Town

Certifications

  1. Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. Cardiovascular DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. Clinical Cardiac ElectrophysiologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  4. Adult Congenital Heart DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  5. Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)

Professional Highlights

  1. Co-Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship Program, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, 2013-present
  2. Director, Adult Congenital Arrhythmia Program, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 2013-present
  3. Clinical Director, Heart Rhythm Services, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, 2014-present
  4. Mayo Brothers Distinguished Fellows Award, 2010
  5. NIH Fellows Award for Research Excellence, National Institutes of Health (NIH), 2004
  6. Basic Cardiovascular Sciences New Investigator Award, American Heart Association, 2004

Publications

Research Activities

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