Dr. Maureen MacDonald


Maureen MacDonald, PhD

Professor, Kinesiology, McMaster University







Dr. MacDonald is the director of the Vascular Dynamics Laboratory and is an active member of the Exercise Metabolism Research Group in the Department of Kinesiology and has research interests in the area of exercise physiology with specialization in the application of ultrasound techniques to the assessment of the peripheral blood vessels. She has received funding from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation and the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation, has been continually funded by NSERC since 2001 and currently funded by NSERC, CIHR and HSFO. Dr. MacDonald is a member of the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology, the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Physiological Society and is an Associate Editor for Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism.