Language: English
Gender: Male
Weill Cornell Travel Medicine (WCTM)
1305 York Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10021
P: (646) 962-4800 | F: (646) 962-0152
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Board Certifications
  • Infectious Disease
  • Tropical Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Disease
  • Primary Care
  • International Travel Advisory

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource


  • M.D., Cornell University Medical College, 1972

Honors and Awards

1981 Rockefeller Foundation Career Development Award

1983 Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases

1984 American Society for Clinical Investigation

1989 Squibb Award for Outstanding Achievement, Infectious Diseases Society of America

1992 NIH AIDS Program Advisory Committee

1994 Association of American Physicians

1995 Associate Chairman (Clinical Research), Department of Medicine

2002 NIH Tropical Medicine and Parasitology Study Section

2005 Arthur R. Ashe, Jr. Professor of Medicine

2006 Chairman, Quality Assurance Committee, Department of Medicine



Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College

Arthur R. Ashe Jr. Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College


Dr. Murray received his BA degree from Cornell University and his MD from Cornell University Medical College. He trained in Internal Medicine at The New York Hospital, where he was also Chief Resident, and at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. He obtained clinical infectious diseases training at George Washington University School of Medicine and post-doctoral research training in immunology at Rockefeller University. In 1979, Dr. Murray returned to the Division of Infectious Diseases at Weill Cornell Medical College where he established his research laboratory in experimental visceral leishmaniasis and host defense which has now been supported by NIH for nearly 30 years, and he was also Division Chief (1983-1995). He established Cornell's NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Group and the Cornell Clinical Trials Unit, and was Associate Chairman for Clinical Research in the Department of Medicine (1995-2007). Dr. Murray established and directs the Arthur Ashe AIDS Endowment, co-chairs the Department's Quality Assurance Committee and formerly co-directed the Kala-Azar Medical Research Center in India. He is editor of Tropimed-U.S., a travel medicine web site, and attends on the Infectious Diseases clinical service and at Cornell's Travel Medicine Clinic.