Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Global Health

Robert L Murphy, MD

Robert L Murphy, MD

Director, Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM) - Center for Global Health

John Philip Phair Professor of Infectious Diseases

Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and McCormick School of Engineering



645 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1058
Chicago IL 60611

r-murphy( at )

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Education and Certification

MD: Loyola University/Stritch School of Medicine (1978)
Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (1981)
Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (1984)
Board Certification: Internal Medicine


Description of Interests

HIV infection, viral hepatitis, antiviral drug development, global health research

Interests (Keywords)

Drug Discovery; Global Health; HIV Infection; Public Health; Virus Diseases

Research and Publications

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