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P. Murali Doraiswamy

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Behavioral Medicine & Neurosciences
2400 Pratt Street North Pavil, 6th Floor, Room 6032, Durham, NC 27710
2400 Pratt Street North Pavil, Box 102505, Durham, NC 27710

Current Appointments & Affiliations


Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences · 2021 - Present Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Behavioral Medicine & Neurosciences, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Professor in Medicine · 2009 - Present Medicine, Geriatrics, Medicine
Senior Fellow of the Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development · 1995 - Present Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Institutes and Centers
Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences · 2008 - Present Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, University Institutes and Centers
Affiliate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society · 2014 - Present Duke Science & Society, Initiatives
Affiliate in the Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine · 2016 - Present The Precision Medicine Program, Medicine

Previous Appointments & Affiliations


Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences · 2009 - 2020 Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Clinical Science Departments
Chief, Division of Biological Psychiatry · 2001 - 2012 Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Clinical Science Departments
Associate Professor in Medicine · 2001 - 2008 Medicine, Geriatrics, Medicine
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences · 2005 - 2008 Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Clinical Science Departments
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences · 1999 - 2005 Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Clinical Science Departments
Assistant Professor in Medicine · 1999 - 2001 Medicine, Geriatrics, Medicine
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences · 1995 - 1999 Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Clinical Science Departments
Instructor, Temporary in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences · 1995 - 1995 Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Clinical Science Departments

Leadership & Clinical Positions at Duke


  1. Head, Division of Biological Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University 2001-2012
  2. Director, Clinical Trials, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke, 1995-2004 
  3. Director, CME, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 1999-2001 [Oversight of Grand Rounds, Clinical Update Series, and renewing CME accreditation]
  4. Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Duke University Medical Center, 1995-2004.
  5. Co-chair, Neuroscience Formulary Evaluation Team, Duke Health System, 1998-2004
  6. Editorial Board, Duke Medical Update, 1998-2001
  7. Advisory Board, Duke Office of Continuing Medical Education, 2001
  8. Search Committee, Duke Brain Imaging and Analyses Center, 2001
  9. Clinical and Research Advisory Council, Duke Medical Center, 2003-2004
  10. Executive Committee, Translation Research Effort, Duke Medical Center, 2004-2006
  11. Duke-UNC Brain Imaging Center Review Committee, 2005-2006
  12. Conflict of Interest Committee, Duke University Medical Center 2004-2008
  13. Directors and Chairs Council, Duke Institute of Brain Sciences, 2009-2010
  14. Executive Committee, Duke Institute of Brain Sciences, 2011-2017
  15. Search Committee, Duke Molecular Imaging center, Nuclear Medicine, 2011-2012
  16. Steering Committee, Duke Translational Imaging center, 2011-2012
  17. Director, Neurocognitive Disorders Program, Psychiatry, Duke, 2012-present
  18. Executive Board, Bass Connections Duke Brain and Society theme, 2013-2016
  19. Personalized Medicine Leadership Team, 2012-2015
  20. Director, Wrenn Scholars Program, Duke University, 2013-present
  21. Faculty, Microbiome Center, Duke University School of Medicine, 2020-present
  22. Duke Clinical Research Institute, Project Baseline Advisory Group, 2020-present
  23. Chair, Internal Advisory Board, Duke-UNC Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, 2019-Present

 

External Organizational offices and committee assignments

  1. Curriculum Committee, American Society for Clinical Psychopharmacology, 1995-1998
  2. National Scientific Advisory Panel, American Federation for Aging Research, 2000-2002
  3. Research Committee, American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, 1999-2002
  4. Education Subcommittee, American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, 1999-2002
  5. Member, AAGP Task Force, Position Statement on Dementia Therapies, 2005
  6. National Medical and Scientific Advisory Board, Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 2004-present
  7. Board of Electors, Psychiatry Chair, Cambridge University, 2011
  8. X-prize foundation, Imagineering team, Neuroscience/Alzheimer’s, 2013.
  9. Board of Directors, Goldie Hawn Foundation, 2015-2021  
  10. Chair, World Economic Forum, Global Agenda Council on Brain Research, 2015-2016.
  11. Alzheimer’s Advisory Board, Paul Allen Foundation, 2014-present
  12. South by Southwest Health and Technology Steering Committee, 2014
  13. Chair, Faculty Advisory Council, Triangle Health Innovation Challenge, 2016-present
  14. Nominator, MacArthur Fellows program, 2016
  15. Co-Chair, World Economic Forum Future Council on Neurotechnology, 2016-2017
  16. Co-Chair, World Economic Forum Global Council on Technology for Mental Health, 2018
  17. Co-Chair, World Economic Forum, Global Future Council on Mental Health, 2020-2023
  18. World Economic Forum Top 10 Emerging Technologies Steering Group, 2019-present
  19. Cure Alzheimer’s Fund Research Consortium, Member, 2015-present