Elizabeth Murphy, MD, PhD

2021 - Diversity Equity and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California
Fellowship, 2002 - Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of California, San Francisco
Internship and Residency, 1997 - Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
M.D., 1994 - School of Medicine, Harvard University
DPhil, 1989 - Biochemistry, Oxford University
BA, 1986 - Chemistry, Wellesley College
  1. Kim S, Conrad M, Chuang E, Cai L, Masharani U, Murphy EJ. Calcium Stimulation Test for Insulinoma Localization in an End-stage Renal Disease Patient on Diazoxide. Journal of the Endocrine Society 2020. PMID: 33381673

  2. Ringel MD, Murphy EJ, Hammes SR. Compensation, Productivity, and Other Demographics of Academic Divisions of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. Journal of the Endocrine Society 2019. PMID: 31384713

  3. Marpadga S, Fernandez A, Leung J, Tang A, Seligman H, Murphy EJ. Challenges and Successes with Food Resource Referrals for Food-Insecure Patients with Diabetes. The Permanente journal 2019. PMID: 30939269

  4. Tuot DS, Liddy C, Vimalananda VG, Pecina J, Murphy EJ, Keely E, Simon SR, North F, Orlander JD, Chen AH. Evaluating diverse electronic consultation programs with a common framework. BMC health services research 2018. PMID: 30355346

  5. Beysen C, Ruddy M, Stoch A, Mixson L, Rosko K, Riiff T, Turner SM, Hellerstein MK, Murphy EJ. Dose-dependent quantitative effects of acute fructose administration on hepatic de novo lipogenesis in healthy humans. American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism 2018. PMID: 29558206

  6. Saslow LR, Daubenmier JJ, Moskowitz JT, Kim S, Murphy EJ, Phinney SD, Ploutz-Snyder R, Goldman V, Cox RM, Mason AE, Moran P, Hecht FM. Twelve-month outcomes of a randomized trial of a moderate-carbohydrate versus very low-carbohydrate diet in overweight adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus or prediabetes. Nutrition & diabetes 2017. PMID: 29269731

  7. Kwok J, Olayiwola JN, Knox M, Murphy EJ, Tuot DS. Electronic consultation system demonstrates educational benefit for primary care providers. Journal of telemedicine and telecare 2017. PMID: 28614974

  8. Lee AP, Mulligan K, Schambelan M, Murphy EJ, Weiss EJ. Growth hormone receptor antagonism with pegvisomant in insulin resistant non-diabetic men: A phase II pilot study. Volume 6. F1000Research 2017. PMID: 28713554

  9. Kuo CR, Quan J, Kim S, Tang AH, Heuerman DP, Murphy EJ. Group visits to encourage insulin initiation: targeting patient barriers. Journal of clinical nursing 2017. PMID: 27602873

  10. Murphy EJ, Neuberg DS, Rassenti LZ, Hayes G, Redd R, Emson C, Li K, Brown JR, Wierda WG, Turner S, Greaves AW, Zent CS, Byrd JC, McConnel C, Barrientos J, Kay N, Hellerstein MK, Chiorazzi N, Kipps TJ, Rai KR. Leukemia-cell proliferation and disease progression in patients with early stage chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Leukemia 2017. PMID: 28115735

  11. Ratanawongsa N, Chan LL, Fouts MM, Murphy EJ. The Challenges of Electronic Health Records and Diabetes Electronic Prescribing: Implications for Safety Net Care for Diverse Populations. Journal of diabetes research 2017. PMID: 28197420

  12. Tuvdendorj D, Munoz AO, Ruiz-Barros V, Schwarz JM, Montalto G, Chandalia M, Sowers LC, Rizzo M, Murphy EJ, Abate N. In vivo triglyceride synthesis in subcutaneous adipose tissue of humans correlates with plasma HDL parameters. Atherosclerosis 2016. PMID: 27323227

  13. Marshall NE, Murphy EJ, King JC, Haas EK, Lim JY, Wiedrick J, Thornburg KL, Purnell JQ. Comparison of multiple methods to measure maternal fat mass in late gestation. The American journal of clinical nutrition 2016. PMID: 26888714

  14. Tuot DS, Leeds K, Murphy EJ, Sarkar U, Lyles CR, Mekonnen T, Chen AH. Facilitators and barriers to implementing electronic referral and/or consultation systems: a qualitative study of 16 health organizations. Volume 15. BMC health services research 2015. PMID: 26687507

  15. Epstein AE, Olshansky B, Naccarelli GV, Kennedy JI, Murphy EJ, Goldschlager N. Practical Management Guide for Clinicians Who Treat Patients with Amiodarone. The American journal of medicine 2015. PMID: 26497904

  16. Stern RJ, Murphy EJ. Metformin as Initial Oral Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes. JAMA 2015. PMID: 26103032

  17. Tuot DS, Murphy EJ, McCulloch CE, Leeds K, Chan E, Chen AH. Leveraging an electronic referral system to build a medical neighborhood. Volume 3 of Issue 4. Healthcare (Amsterdam, Netherlands) 2015. PMID: 26699344

  18. McDermott KA, Rao MR, Nagarathna R, Murphy EJ, Burke A, Nagendra RH, Hecht FM. A yoga intervention for type 2 diabetes risk reduction: a pilot randomized controlled trial. BMC complementary and alternative medicine 2014. PMID: 24980650

  19. Saslow LR, Kim S, Daubenmier JJ, Moskowitz JT, Phinney SD, Goldman V, Murphy EJ, Cox RM, Moran P, Hecht FM. A randomized pilot trial of a moderate carbohydrate diet compared to a very low carbohydrate diet in overweight or obese individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus or prediabetes. PloS one 2014. PMID: 24717684

  20. Tuvdendorj D, Chandalia M, Batbayar T, Saraf M, Beysen C, Murphy EJ, Abate N. Altered subcutaneous abdominal adipose tissue lipid synthesis in obese, insulin-resistant humans. American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism 2013. PMID: 23982159

  21. Chen AH, Murphy EJ, Yee HF. eReferral--a new model for integrated care. Volume 368 of Issue 26. The New England journal of medicine 2013. PMID: 23802515

  22. Okeigwe I, Yeaton-Massey A, Kim S, Vargas JE, Murphy EJ. U-500R and aspart insulin for the treatment of severe insulin resistance in pregnancy associated with pregestational diabetes. Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association 2013. PMID: 23443293

  23. Turner S, Voogt J, Davidson M, Glass A, Killion S, Decaris J, Mohammed H, Minehira K, Boban D, Murphy E, Luchoomun J, Awada M, Neese R, Hellerstein M. Measurement of reverse cholesterol transport pathways in humans: in vivo rates of free cholesterol efflux, esterification, and excretion. Journal of the American Heart Association 2012. PMID: 23130164

  24. Hayes GM, Simko J, Holochwost D, Kuchinsky K, Busch R, Misell L, Murphy EJ, Carroll P, Chan J, Shinohara K, Hellerstein MK. Regional cell proliferation in microdissected human prostate specimens after heavy water labeling in vivo: correlation with prostate epithelial cells isolated from seminal fluid. Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 2012. PMID: 22553345

  25. Beysen C, Murphy EJ, Deines K, Chan M, Tsang E, Glass A, Turner SM, Protasio J, Riiff T, Hellerstein MK. Effect of bile acid sequestrants on glucose metabolism, hepatic de novo lipogenesis, and cholesterol and bile acid kinetics in type 2 diabetes: a randomised controlled study. Diabetologia 2011. PMID: 22134839

  26. Wilson JP, Mulligan K, Fan B, Sherman JL, Murphy EJ, Tai VW, Powers CL, Marquez L, Ruiz-Barros V, Shepherd JA. Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry-based body volume measurement for 4-compartment body composition. The American journal of clinical nutrition 2011. PMID: 22134952

  27. Calissano C, Damle RN, Marsilio S, Yan XJ, Yancopoulos S, Hayes G, Emson C, Murphy EJ, Hellerstein MK, Sison C, Kaufman MS, Kolitz JE, Allen SL, Rai KR, Ivanovic I, Dozmorov IM, Roa S, Scharff MD, Li W, Chiorazzi N. Intraclonal complexity in chronic lymphocytic leukemia: fractions enriched in recently born/divided and older/quiescent cells. Molecular medicine (Cambridge, Mass.) 2011. PMID: 21968788

  28. Brufau G, Stellaard F, Prado K, Bloks VW, Jonkers E, Boverhof R, Kuipers F, Murphy EJ. Improved glycemic control with colesevelam treatment in patients with type 2 diabetes is not directly associated with changes in bile acid metabolism. Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) 2010. PMID: 20725912

  29. Brufau G, Bahr MJ, Staels B, Claudel T, Ockenga J, Böker KH, Murphy EJ, Prado K, Stellaard F, Manns MP, Kuipers F, Tietge UJ. Plasma bile acids are not associated with energy metabolism in humans. Nutrition & metabolism 2010. PMID: 20815878

  30. Stellaard F, Bloks VW, Burgerhof HG, Scheltema RA, Murphy EJ, Romijn HA, Smelt GH, Brufau G, Kuipers F. Two time-point assessment of bile acid kinetics in humans using stable isotopes. Isotopes in environmental and health studies 2010. PMID: 20645205

  31. Sarkar U, Handley MA, Gupta R, Tang A, Murphy E, Seligman HK, Shojania KG, Schillinger D. What happens between visits? Adverse and potential adverse events among a low-income, urban, ambulatory population with diabetes. Volume 19 of Issue 3. Quality & safety in health care 2010. PMID: 20378619

  32. Cheng MH, Fan U, Grewal N, Barnes M, Mehta A, Taylor S, Husebye ES, Murphy EJ, Anderson MS. Acquired autoimmune polyglandular syndrome, thymoma, and an AIRE defect. Volume 362 of Issue 8. The New England journal of medicine 2010. PMID: 20181983

  33. Hayes GM, Busch R, Voogt J, Siah IM, Gee TA, Hellerstein MK, Chiorazzi N, Rai KR, Murphy EJ. Isolation of malignant B cells from patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) for analysis of cell proliferation: validation of a simplified method suitable for multi-center clinical studies. Leukemia research 2009. PMID: 19854509

  34. Calissano C, Damle RN, Hayes G, Murphy EJ, Hellerstein MK, Moreno C, Sison C, Kaufman MS, Kolitz JE, Allen SL, Rai KR, Chiorazzi N. In vivo intraclonal and interclonal kinetic heterogeneity in B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Blood 2009. PMID: 19789386

  35. Beysen C, Murphy EJ, Nagaraja H, Decaris M, Riiff T, Fong A, Hellerstein MK, Boyle PJ. A pilot study of the effects of pioglitazone and rosiglitazone on de novo lipogenesis in type 2 diabetes. Journal of lipid research 2008. PMID: 18641372

  36. Sarkar U, Handley MA, Gupta R, Tang A, Murphy E, Seligman HK, Shojania KG, Schillinger D. Use of an interactive, telephone-based self-management support program to identify adverse events among ambulatory diabetes patients. Volume 23 of Issue 4. Journal of general internal medicine 2008. PMID: 18373145

  37. Goldschlager N, Epstein AE, Naccarelli GV, Olshansky B, Singh B, Collard HR, Murphy E. A practical guide for clinicians who treat patients with amiodarone: 2007. Heart rhythm 2007. PMID: 17765636

  38. Beysen C, Murphy EJ, McLaughlin T, Riiff T, Lamendola C, Turner HC, Awada M, Turner SM, Reaven G, Hellerstein MK. Whole-body glycolysis measured by the deuterated-glucose disposal test correlates highly with insulin resistance in vivo. Diabetes care 2007. PMID: 17259480

  39. Turner SM, Roy S, Sul HS, Neese RA, Murphy EJ, Samandi W, Roohk DJ, Hellerstein MK. Dissociation between adipose tissue fluxes and lipogenic gene expression in ob/ob mice. American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism 2006. PMID: 17164440

  40. Chen JL, Peacock E, Samady W, Turner SM, Neese RA, Hellerstein MK, Murphy EJ. Physiologic and pharmacologic factors influencing glyceroneogenic contribution to triacylglyceride glycerol measured by mass isotopomer distribution analysis. The Journal of biological chemistry 2005. PMID: 15888453

  41. Messmer BT, Messmer D, Allen SL, Kolitz JE, Kudalkar P, Cesar D, Murphy EJ, Koduru P, Ferrarini M, Zupo S, Cutrona G, Damle RN, Wasil T, Rai KR, Hellerstein MK, Chiorazzi N. In vivo measurements document the dynamic cellular kinetics of chronic lymphocytic leukemia B cells. The Journal of clinical investigation 2005. PMID: 15711642

  42. Turner SM, Murphy EJ, Neese RA, Antelo F, Thomas T, Agarwal A, Go C, Hellerstein MK. Measurement of TG synthesis and turnover in vivo by 2H2O incorporation into the glycerol moiety and application of MIDA. American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism 2003. PMID: 12824084

  43. Murphy EJ, Davern TJ, Shakil AO, Shick L, Masharani U, Chow H, Freise C, Lee WM, Bass NM. Troglitazone-induced fulminant hepatic failure. Acute Liver Failure Study Group. Digestive diseases and sciences 2000. PMID: 10749332

  44. Murphy EJ. Doctor discontent. The New England journal of medicine 1999. PMID: 10049079

  45. Murphy EJ, Bates TE, Williams SR, Watson T, Brindle KM, Rajagopalan B, Radda GK. Endoplasmic reticulum: the major contributor to the PDE peak in hepatic 31P-NMR spectra at low magnetic field strengths. Biochimica et biophysica acta 1992. PMID: 1390864

  46. Murphy EJ, Brindle KM, Rorison CJ, Dixon RM, Rajagopalan B, Radda GK. Changes in phosphatidylethanolamine metabolism in regenerating rat liver as measured by 31P-NMR. Biochimica et biophysica acta 1992. PMID: 1591270

  47. Murphy EJ, Rajagopalan B, Brindle KM, Radda GK. Phospholipid bilayer contribution to 31P NMR spectra in vivo. Magnetic resonance in medicine 1989. PMID: 2559292

  48. Kolodny NH, Gragoudas ES, D'Amico DJ, Seddon JM, Minichiello M, Murphy EJ, Albert DM. Preliminary results on phosphorus-31 nuclear magnetic resonance evaluation of human uveal melanoma in enucleated eyes. Ophthalmology 1988. PMID: 3174026

  49. Kolodny NH, Gragoudas ES, D'Amico DJ, Kohler SJ, Seddon JM, Murphy EJ, Yun C, Albert DM. Proton and sodium 23 magnetic resonance imaging of human ocular tissues. A model study. Archives of ophthalmology (Chicago, Ill. : 1960) 1987. PMID: 2823760

  50. Richards TL, Keniry MA, Weinstein PR, Pereira BM, Andrews BT, Murphy EJ, James TL. Measurement of lactate accumulation by in vivo proton NMR spectroscopy during global cerebral ischemia in rats. Magnetic resonance in medicine 1987. PMID: 3683164