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New York, NY 10065
Joseph F. Murray, MD, is an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and the consulting psychiatrist at NYP/Lower Manhattan. He has returned to clinical work after serving as the Associate Dean of Student Affairs at Weill Cornell Medical College.
Specialties & Expertise
- Adult Psychiatry
- General Psychiatry
- Psychosomatic Medicine
- AIDS-Related Psychiatric Disorders
- Mood Disorder
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 - PPO
- AETNA - Medicare
- AETNA - HMO
- Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
- Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
- Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
- Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
- Rockefeller University - CoreSource
- Psychosomatic Medicine
Clinical & Academic Positions
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
Associate Attending Psychiatrist
Education & Training
- M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1995
Honors & Awards
2016 Senior List, Weill Cornell Medical College
2015 Senior List, Weill Cornell Medical College
2014 Senior List, Weill Cornell Medical College
2013 Senior List, Weill Cornell Medical College
2012 Senior List, Weill Cornell Medical College
2012 Elliot Hochstein Teaching Award, Weill Cornell Medical College
2012 Leonard Tow Humanism Award, Arnold P. Gold Foundation
2011 Payne Whitney Teacher of the Year, Psychiatry Residency, NYPH
2008 Excellence in Teaching Award for the Medicine Patients Society 1 course, Weill Cornell Medical College
2006 Excellence in Teaching Award for the Medicine Patients Society 1 course, Weill Cornell Medical College
1999 Payne Whitney Faculty Council Award for Clinical Excellence, NYPH
Dr. Murray is a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Scranton, where he majored in Biology, English, and Philosophy. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1995. He completed an internship at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and a residency in Psychiatry at the Payne Whitney Clinic of the New York Presbyterian Hospital (NYPH).
Dr. Murray worked at the Center for Special Studies (CSS), the multi-disciplinary HIV clinic at NYPH, from 1999-2010. In 2010, he was named course director of the Medicine Patients Society 1 course at Weill Cornell Medical College. He also served as the associate director of the Psychiatry clerkship. He is an attending on the NYPH Psychiatry Consultation-Liaison Service and the was the consulting psychiatrist to the NYPH Heart Failure/Heart Transplant service. He is a principal participant in the ITEACH project (Interprofessional Training and Education at Cornell-Hunter). He is involved in two student-run organizations: the Weill Cornell Community Clinic (WCCC) and the Weill Cornell Center for Human Rights (WCCHR). He is also the academic coordinator for the medical college's Music and Medicine initiative.
Dr. Murray is not accepting new patients. For a referral, call 1-888-694-2255.