Graham MacGregor

Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Queen Mary University of London

Graham MacGregor is Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine (Barts & The London) and Honorary Consultant Physician at St George's Hospital, London.

He set up CASH in 1996 and WASH in 2005 and is chairman for both. He is also
chairman of the Blood Pressure Association, sits on the board for the World Hypertension League and recently served as President of The British Hypertension Society.

Professor MacGregor's research work has focused on the mechanisms underlying the rise in blood pressure in hypertension, the importance of the renin-angiotensin system, and the influence of salt and potassium intake on health. Professor MacGregor has authored many scientific articles on various aspects of blood pressure and cardiovascular medicine.


  • –present
    Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Queen Mary, University of London