Lothian Hypertension and Lipid clinics

Dr Jame McCrae, BSc (Med.Sci), MBChB, MRCP, PgC

Biography

Dr Jame McCrae is a registrar in Clinical Pharmacology and Infectious Disease. He has recently completed work for a PhD in Infection and Immunology under Dietmar Zaiss at the University of Edinburgh, focusing on the interaction between parasites (notably viruses and helminth worms) and regulatory T cells in the context of acute infection and inflammation. His main interests include cardiovascular risk reduction, medicines optimisation for inpatients, and the rational use of antibiotics.