Sara Murray, MD

HS Asst. Clinical Professor

Geriatrics, Hospital Medicine

Sara Murray, MD, MAS, is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Hospital Medicine at UCSF, and serves as Associate Chief Medical Information Officer for Inpatient Care and Data Science at UCSF Health. She also leads the Advanced Analytics and Innovation (A2I) team, using data science to transform care delivery in the health system.

M.A.S, 2017 - Clinical Research, University of California, San Francisco
Residency, 2014 - Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
M.D., 2011 - Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Cert, 2011 - Medicine (Certificate in Biomedical Research), University of California, San Francisco
  1. Lin JA, Pierce L, Murray SG, Soleimani H, Wick EC, Sosa JA, Hirose K. Estimation of Surgical Resident Duty Hours and Workload in Real Time Using Electronic Health Record Data. Journal of surgical education 2021. PMID: 34507910

  2. Soleimani H, Adler-Milstein J, Cucina RJ, Murray SG. Automating Measurement of Trainee Work Hours. Journal of hospital medicine 2021. PMID: 33929943

  3. Kaiksow FA, Jones CD, Murray SG. Caring for Noncritically Ill Coronavirus Patients. Journal of hospital medicine 2021. PMID: 33357333

  4. Tran AV, Rushakoff RJ, Prasad P, Murray SG, Monash B, Macmaster H. Decreasing Hypoglycemia following Insulin Administration for Inpatient Hyperkalemia. Journal of hospital medicine 2020. PMID: 32202491

  5. Murray SG, Avati A, Schmajuk G, Yazdany J. Automated and flexible identification of complex disease: building a model for systemic lupus erythematosus using noisy labeling. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA 2018. PMID: 30476175

  6. Murray SG, Yim JWL, Croci R, Rajkomar A, Schmajuk G, Khanna R, Cucina RJ. Using Spatial and Temporal Mapping to Identify Nosocomial Disease Transmission of Clostridium difficile. JAMA internal medicine 2017. PMID: 29059280

  7. Smilek DE, Lim N, Ding L, Murray SG, Diamond B, Wofsy D. Correlation of hypogammaglobulinaemia with proteinuria, and the relationship between hypogammaglobulinaemia and infection in active lupus nephritis. Volume 4 of Issue 1. Lupus science & medicine 2017. PMID: 29214037

  8. Schmajuk G, Tonner C, Trupin L, Li J, Sarkar U, Ludwig D, Shiboski S, Sirota M, Dudley RA, Murray S, Yazdany J. Using health-system-wide data to understand hepatitis B virus prophylaxis and reactivation outcomes in patients receiving rituximab. Volume 96 of Issue 13. Medicine 2017. PMID: 28353614

  9. Wysham KD, Murray SG, Hills N, Yelin E, Gensler LS. Cervical Spinal Fracture and Other Diagnoses Associated With Mortality in Hospitalized Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients. Arthritis care & research 2017. PMID: 27159625

  10. Murray SG, Schmajuk G, Trupin L, Gensler L, Katz PP, Yelin EH, Gansky SA, Yazdany J. National Lupus Hospitalization Trends Reveal Rising Rates of Herpes Zoster and Declines in Pneumocystis Pneumonia. Volume 11 of Issue 1. PloS one 2016. PMID: 26731012

  11. Murray SG, Wachter RM, Cho KC, Dhaliwal G. CLINICAL PROBLEM-SOLVING. A Breakthrough Diagnosis. The New England journal of medicine 2015. PMID: 26535516

  12. Ryu JK, Petersen MA, Murray SG, Baeten KM, Meyer-Franke A, Chan JP, Vagena E, Bedard C, Machado MR, Rios Coronado PE, Prod'homme T, Charo IF, Lassmann H, Degen JL, Zamvil SS, Akassoglou K. Blood coagulation protein fibrinogen promotes autoimmunity and demyelination via chemokine release and antigen presentation. Nature communications 2015. PMID: 26353940

  13. Murray SG, Schmajuk G, Trupin L, Lawson E, Cascino M, Barton J, Margaretten M, Katz PP, Yelin EH, Yazdany J. A population-based study of infection-related hospital mortality in patients with dermatomyositis/polymyositis. Volume 67 of Issue 5. Arthritis care & research 2015. PMID: 25331828

  14. Murray SG, Yazdany J, Kaiser R, Criswell LA, Trupin L, Yelin EH, Katz PP, Julian LJ. Cardiovascular disease and cognitive dysfunction in systemic lupus erythematosus. Volume 64 of Issue 9. Arthritis care & research 2012. PMID: 22549897

  15. Bullock GC, Delehanty LL, Talbot AL, Gonias SL, Tong WH, Rouault TA, Dewar B, Macdonald JM, Chruma JJ, Goldfarb AN. Iron control of erythroid development by a novel aconitase-associated regulatory pathway. Blood 2010. PMID: 20407036

  16. Gonias S, Goldsby R, Matthay KK, Hawkins R, Price D, Huberty J, Damon L, Linker C, Sznewajs A, Shiboski S, Fitzgerald P. Phase II study of high-dose [131I]metaiodobenzylguanidine therapy for patients with metastatic pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology 2009. PMID: 19636009

  17. Delehanty LL, Mogass M, Gonias SL, Racke FK, Johnstone B, Goldfarb AN. Stromal inhibition of megakaryocytic differentiation is associated with blockade of sustained Rap1 activation. Blood 2002. PMID: 12393469