Megan Murray

Professor in the Department of Epidemiology


Other Positions

Ronda Stryker and William Johnston Professor of Global Health


Harvard Medical School

Associate Professor of Medicine


Brigham and Women's Hospital

Director of Research, Global Health & Social Medicine


Harvard Medical School


Integrating Health Systems and Science to Respond to COVID-19 in a Model District of Rural Madagascar.

Rakotonanahary RJL, Andriambolamanana H, Razafinjato B, Raza-Fanomezanjanahary EM, Ramanandraitsiory V, Ralaivavikoa F, Tsirinomen'ny Aina A, Rahajatiana L, Rakotonirina L, Haruna J, Cordier LF, Murray MB, Cowley G, Jordan D, Krasnow MA, Wright PC, Gillespie TR, Docherty M, Loyd T, Evans MV, Drake JM, Ngonghala CN, Rich ML, Popper SJ, Miller AC, Ihantamalala FA, Randrianambinina A, Ramiandrisoa B, Rakotozafy E, Rasolofomanana A, Rakotozafy G, Andriamahatana Vololoniaina MC, Andriamihaja B, Garchitorena A, Rakotonirina J, Mayfield A, Finnegan KE, Bonds MH.

Front Public Health. 2021. 9:654299. PMID: 34368043


A lifesaving therapy—and the researcher who helped launch it

November 26, 2018 – Oral rehydration therapy (ORT)—a mixture of water, sugar, and salt that is remarkably effective at rehydrating people with cholera or other diarrheal diseases—is credited with saving tens of millions of lives worldwide. On November…

Genome sequencing may speed diagnosis of drug-resistant TB

The global burden of tuberculosis (TB) is staggering—1.6 million people died from the disease in 2017 alone—and drug-resistant strains are a growing problem. New research, however, indicates that DNA sequencing may be an effective tool for identifying whether…