Dr. Heather McLeod, BSc (HONS), MD, MED, FRCPC

Dr. Heather McLeod, BSc (HONS), MD, MED, FRCPC
  • Assistant Professor of Geriatric Medicine, Dept. of Medicine, McMaster University
  • Geriatrician, St. Joseph’s Healthcare, Hamilton, & Hamilton Health Sciences

Email: hmcleod@mcmaster.ca

Dr. Heather McLeod is a staff Geriatrician based at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton. She completed her medical degree at McMaster University in 2005, followed by Internal Medicine residency training, also at McMaster, in 2008.  After two years of Geriatric Medicine Fellowship training at the University of Toronto, Heather returned to McMaster in 2010 to work with the Geriatricians who originally inspired her to pursue a career in geriatrics.​

Heather completed her Masters of Education at the University of Toronto, OISE, in 2014 and continues to be involved in educating both undergraduate and postgraduate trainees. She tutors within the Undergraduate MD Program at McMaster University, and is currently the Academic Half Day Coordinator for the Geriatric Medicine Residency Program at McMaster.  She also serves as the Site Coordinator for residents rotating through the Inpatient Geriatrics Service at St. Joseph’s Hospital.