Professor John A A Macleod

M.B.,Ch.B(Liv.), M.Sc.(Lond.), Ph.D.(Birm.), M.R.C.G.P, F.R.C.G.P

  • BS8 2PS


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Research interests

John’s main epidemiological research interests are the explanation and amelioration of health inequality with a particular focus on the role of factors acting in earlier life and the use of routine data in epidemiological research. Clinically his research has focused on the treatment of substance use in the community and on screening and treatment for Chlamydia in primary care.

He is a co-director of the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children and leads a Wellcome Trust funded programme developing methods to follow-up population based cohorts through linkage to administrative health and social data.

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Cost effectiveness of an intervention to increase uptake of hepatitis C virus testing and treatment (HepCATT): cluster randomised controlled trial in primary care

Roberts, K. A., Macleod, J. A. A., Metcalfe, C., Hollingworth, W., Williams, J., Muir, P., Vickerman, P., Clement, C., Gordon, F., Irving, W. L., Waldron, C-A., North, P., Moore, P., Simmons, R., Miners, A., Horwood, J. P. & Hickman, M., 26 Feb 2020, In : BMJ. 368, 10 p., m322.

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    High-Potency Cannabis, Mental Health and Substance Use in Adolescence: Results from a UK General Population Sample

    Hines, L. A., Freeman, T. P., Gage, S. H., Zammit, S., Hickman, M., Cannon, M., Munafo, M. R., Macleod, J. A. A. & Heron, J. E., 27 May 2020, In : JAMA Psychiatry. 8 p.

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