McMurdo, Marion


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1985 …2020

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Personal profile


  • Tutor for Ageing Week to 3rd year medical students
  • Block organiser for undergraduate teaching of Ageing and Health (Medicine 3) to 4th year medical students. A 2 week clinical attachment, running for 40 weeks per year
  • Bedside clinical teaching and end of block assessment marker for 4th year students on Ageing and Health attachment
  • External tutor, World Health Organisation/United Nations International Institute on Ageing


  • Leader of an interdisciplinary team of clinical researchers in Ageing and Health.
  • Focus is on the evalution of interventions with the potential to minimise or postpone disability in later life.
  • Key themes are cardiovascular disease in later life, sarcopenia and physical activity
  • Chair, UK NIHR CCRN age and ageing research network

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Medicine

Award Date: 1 Jan 1988

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Award Date: 1 Jan 1980


  • R Medicine (General)
  • Ageing
  • Medicine of Old Age
  • Sarcopenia
  • Exercise


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