Andrew Muir, MD, MHS
Director, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research
Professor of Medicine, Gastroenterology
Dr. Muir, professor of medicine and faculty member of the DCRI, leads the Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research group. Muir graduated from the Duke University School of Medicine in 1993 and completed his training in internal medicine and gastroenterology at Duke. He served as chief resident in internal medicine. After joining the faculty in 2000, Dr. Muir developed a career combining his clinical practice and clinical research. With Dr. John McHutchison, he helped develop and now leads the site-based program in clinical research for the Division of Gastroenterology. He has an impressive list of accomplishments and awards including the Golden Apple, the Eugene Stead Teaching Award, and the Joseph Greenfield Mentoring Award.
Muir is the medical monitor for worldwide trials in viral hepatitis, and he has established an outstanding reputation by his ability to provide the clinical, logistical, and regulatory support needed in a drug development program.