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Dr. Narayana Murali, executive director

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Narayana Murali, M.D. Dr. Narayana Murali, executive director, Marshfield Clinic

​​Dr. Narayana Murali is Marshfield Clinic Executive Director, elected to this position in November 2014.

In this role, Dr. Murali works in coordination with the Marshfield Clinic Health System's Chief Executive Officer. 

Dr. Murali joined Marshfield Clinic in 2006 as a nephrologist. He was Chief of Staff of Ministry/Saint Joseph's Hospital from 2011-12; Marshfield Clinic corporate secretary from 2012-14; and most recently chaired Marshfield Clinic's Board of Directors.

Dr. Murali earned his medical degree from the University of Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, and then completed a three-year post-graduate training in general medicine leading to the award of the Diplomat of the National Board in General Medicine in India.  ​

He furthered his medical training in Australia and completed an internal medicine residency at Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, Minnesota. He subsequently completed the National Institutes of Health-sponsored Clinician Investigator Training Program and fellowship in kidney disease at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester. He is principal investigator of federally-funded studies and has authored scientific papers in basic and clinical science, in addition to several book chapters and reviews.​