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Brian Murray - Executive Staff | ECMC Hospital | Buffalo, NY

BRIAN M. MURRAY, MD  |  Chief Medical Officer, ECMC

Dr. Brian M. Murray is the Chief Medical Officer of ECMC, where he facilitates interaction among medical staff, hospital administration, and our governing board to ensure our patients get the very best care.

In addition to this leadership role, Dr. Murray is an Associate Professor of Medicine at UB with a limited clinical practice in nephrology. He is Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology and is a fellow of both the American College of Physicians and the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland.

Dr. Brian Murray has published numerous articles on chronic kidney disease, dialysis, and kidney transplants. In addition, he has served as reviewer for a number of medical journals, and received grant funding from the American Heart Association and the National Kidney Foundation.

He served for many years, as Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board of the National Kidney Foundation of Western New York and, in 2004, received that organization’s Gift-of-Life Award. He has also served as the Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board of the ESRD Network for New York State and was appointed the Chairman of that body’s Divisional Board. In 2004, he received a BEST OF THE BEST award from the Niagara Health Quality Coalition for health care innovation. In 2010, he was awarded ECMC’s Distinguished Physician Award and since 2011 has been included by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. in its list of Top Doctors in Western New York. He is currently a member of the Board of Upstate New York Transplant Services.

Areas of Expertise

  • Nephrology
  • Kidney transplants
  • Internal medicine

Education & Training

  • Renal Fellowship, University of Minnesota Hospitals
  • MB, B.Ch, B.A.O. with Honors, Trinity College, University of Dublin
  • BA, Trinity College, University of Dublin

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