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Thomas Murray, MD, PhD

Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Disease); Associate Medical Director , Infection Prevention ; Affiliated Faculty , Yale Institute for Global Health; Interim Section Chief, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Pediatrics

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Thomas Murray, MD, PhD

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Dr. Thomas Murray is a Professor at the Yale University School of Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics, Section of Infectious Disease where he serves as the Fellowship Director and the Associate Medical Director for Infection Prevention at Yale New Haven Children's Hospital. He is also the Medical Director of the Winchester Pediatric Tuberculosis Clinic. After receiving his MD and PhD from the University of Connecticut, he completed pediatric residency at Yale New Haven Hospital. He remained at Yale, completing fellowships in both pediatric infectious diseases and medical microbiology and returned to the faculty of the Yale Medical School in 2018. He studies infection prevention and disinfection in the healthcare and home environment as well as host pathogen interactions during pulmonary infections with an emphasis on children with Cystic Fibrosis

Education & Training

  • Winchester Fellow in Medical Microbiology
    Yale University School of Medicine (2008)
  • Fellowship
    Yale University School of Medicine (2007)
  • Residency
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2003)
  • MD
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine (2000)
  • PhD
    University of Connecticut (2000)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Champion of ChildrenCenter for Children's Advocacy2022
Norman J Siegel Faculty AwardDepartment of Pediatrics2021

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