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

  1. Cardiac Electrophysiologist

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida | Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Christopher J. McLeod, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D., is the Clinical Director for Cardiovascular Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville.
  • Dr. McLeod is Board-Certified in Adult Congenital Heart Disease as well as Cardiac Electrophysiology he uniquely straddles these disciplines to care for an ever-growing group of adult congenital heart disease survivors.
  • His practice focuses on the management of complex heart rhythm disorders in adults.
  • In addition to his clinical work he is very involved in research related to ventricular arrhythmias.
  • Dr. McLeod is also the past Director of the Adult Congenital Arrhythmia Clinic at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and serves on the writing committee for multiple Guidelines/Scientific Statements for the American Heart Association, Heart Rhythm Society, and the American College of Cardiology.
  • Heart rhythm disorders
  • Adult congenital heart disease
  • Adult congenital arrhythmia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ventricular arrhythmias
  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. 2015
    Adult Congenital Heart DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2012
    Clinical Cardiac ElectrophysiologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 2010
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2010
    Mayo Brothers Distinguished Fellows AwardMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  2. 2004
    AHA Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences New Investigator AwardAmerican Heart Association
  3. 2004
    NIH Fellows Award for Research ExcellenceNational Institutes of Health
  4. 2003
    International Research Trainee AwardNational Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
  5. 2002
    American Heart Association Scientific Sessions Trainee Abstract AwardAmerican Heart Association
  6. 2001
    Research ScholarshipMedical Research Council, UK
  7. 2000
    Guy Elliott Post-Graduate Research FellowshipHatter Institute for Cardiology Research, University of Cape Town
  8. 2000
    Award for Research ExcellenceHatter Institute for Cardiology

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - 2020
    Leadership CommitteeAmerican Heart Association
  2. 2018 - 2020
    Leadership CommitteeAmerican Heart Association
  3. 2016
    RepresentativeAmerican College of Cardiology (ACC)
  4. 2016 - 2018
    MemberCardioSurve Research Panel, American College of Cardiology
  5. 2016
    Question WriterClinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Board Review, American College of Cardiology
  6. 2016 - present
    MemberValvular Heart Disease Guideline Committee, American College of Cardiology/ American Heart Association
  7. 2015 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican College of Cardiology Electrophysiology Committee
  8. 2007
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  9. 2007
    FellowAmerican College of Cardiology
  10. 2005 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  11. 2005 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  12. 1998
    FellowHeart Rhythm Society
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Research activities

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