Marcy McCall MacBain
BKin (McMaster) MSc (LSE) DPhil (Oxon)
Lecturer in Evidence-Based Health Care & Senior Research Fellow
Dr Marcy McCall MacBain collaborates with the Centre of Evidence-based Medicine and the Department of Primary Care Health Sciences from her office in Geneva, Switzerland. She works to improve access to health care education by developing online education tools, and is committed to the large-scale uptake of evidence-based practices in primary care.
Marcy’s research focuses on the prevention and management of chronic diseases, with particular emphasis in the application of mixed methods for complex interventions. Other contributions explore allied health topics including mind-body medicine, nutrition, integrative health practices and their related policies. Marcy supervises students on the MSc of Evidence-based Health Care course.
Online supplementation for teaching evidence-based medicine: feasibility of a randomised-controlled trial.
McCall MC. et al, (2020), BMJ Evid Based Med
Comparison of essential medicines lists in 137 countries
Persaud N. et al, (2019), Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 97, 394 - 404C
Better health and wellbeing for billion more people: Integrating non-communicable diseases in primary care
Varghese C. et al, (2019), BMJ (Online), 364
Characteristics and efficacy of digital health education: An overview of systematic reviews
McCall M. et al, (2018), Health Education Journal, 77, 497 - 514
Yoga intervention may improve health-related quality of life (HRQL), fatigue, depression, anxiety and sleep in patients with breast cancer
McCall M., (2018), Evidence-Based Nursing, 21