Mary A. Murray, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine
Chief of the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes, Primary Children’s Medicine Center and the Utah Diabetes Center
Medical Director for the Primary Children’s Hospital Diabetes Program

Eccles Primary Children's Outpatient Building
81 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
contact address


Dr. Murray received her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. She completed a residency in Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota Hospitals in Minneapolis and a fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology and a research fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Cincinnati. She was an Associate Instructor in Biochemistry for five years at Indiana University School of Medicine, Terre Haute Center for Medical Education. She was an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine, Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA, for almost nine years before accepting a position with the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes in the Department of Pediatrics here at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Murray is board certified in Pediatrics and in the subspecialty of Pediatric Endocrinology. She is also certified through the International Society of Clinical Densitometry.

Dr. Murray’s academic interests include bone health and metabolic bone disease and processes to deliver to the child/adolescent with type 1 diabetes.

Selected Bibliography:

Murray MA, Cardwell C, Donnelly M.
GPs' mental wellbeing and psychological resources: a cross-sectional survey.
Br J Gen Pract. 2017;67(661):e547-e554. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Lin Y, Kazlova V, Ramakrishnan S, Murray MA, Fast D, Chandra A, Gellenbeck KW.
Bone health nutraceuticals alter microarray mRNA gene expression: A randomized, parallel, open-label clinical study.
Phytomedicine. 2016;23(1):18-26. PubMed abstract

Lin Y, Murray MA, Garrett IR, Gutierrez GE, Nyman JS, Mundy G, Fast D, Gellenbeck KW, Chandra A, Ramakrishnan S.
A targeted approach for evaluating preclinical activity of botanical extracts for support of bone health.
J Nutr Sci. 2014;3:e13. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Murray MA, Chotirmall SH.
The Impact of Immunosenescence on Pulmonary Disease.
Mediators Inflamm. 2015;2015:692546. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Penza KS, Murray MA, Pecina JL, Myers JF, Furst JW.
Electronic Visits for Minor Acute Illnesses: Analysis of Patient Demographics, Prescription Rates, and Follow-Up Care Within an Asynchronous Text-Based Online Visit.
Telemed J E Health. 2017. PubMed abstract