DR. J.E. (Jim) MacLeod

Professor and Head Athletic Therapist
Email: jim.macleod@acadiau.ca
Phone: (902) 585-1554





  • Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries
  • Assessment of Athletic Injuries - Lower Extremity
  • Professional Issues in Sport Injury Rehabilitation


 Scholarly Interests and Expertise

Sports Injuries and related topics such as:

  • Concussions in sport.
  • Athletes with disordered eating habits.
  • Drugs in sports.


 Community Service

  • Dr. MacLeod and his students consistently provide sport medical coverage to minor sports and other community athletic events.

 Did you know?

  • Dr. Jim MacLeod has been appointed Interim Director of Varsity Athletics.
  • Two leaders in Nova Scotia's medical community have been chosen as top volunteers for the 2011 Games. Jean-Paul Deveau, 2011 Games chair, announced Sept. 29, that Dr. Sonja McVeigh has been named chief medical officer and Dr. Jim MacLeod will be chief therapist for the 2011 Games. Congratulations Jim!
  • Dr. MacLeod is a certified member of the Canadian Athletic Therapists' Association (as well as being in its Hall of Fame).
  • He was the Chief Therapist for Canada at the 1992 Olympic Games (as well as Alternate CT in Sydney 200 Games).
  • He received the Kinesiology Society's Professor Appreciation Award in 2005 and 2009.

 Contact Information


School of Kinesiology
Acadia University
550 Main Street Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada
B4P 2R6

Office: AAC 488 War Memorial Gym
 Phone: (902) 585-1554
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 Email: jim.macleod@acadiau.ca