Education

Medical School
Christian Medical College, India (1993)
Residency
PGIMER, India (2000), General Surgery
Residency
AIIMS, India (2004), Cardiac Surgery
Fellowship
Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia (2006), Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Fellowship
Childrens Hospital at Westmead, Australia (2007), Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Fellowship
Mater Children's Private Brisbane, Australia (2011), Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Fellowship
Birminghan Children's Hospital, United Kingdom (2013), Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Fellowship
University of Michigan Medical Center (2017), Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Clinical Interest

Adult Congenital Heart Surgery

  • Adult Congenital Heart Surgery

Advanced Cardiac Therapies

  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) Support
  • Short Term Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)

Heart Transplant Surgery

  • Cardiac Transplantation
  • Heart-Lung Transplant

Lung Transplant Surgery

  • Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion
  • Lung Transplantation

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Porcine small intestine submucosa cylinder valve for mitral and tricuspid valve replacement.
Murala JSK, Sassalos P, Owens ST, Ohye RG J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 2017 Apr
Massive hematemesis in a child with undiagnosed aortic coarctation and mycotic aneurysm.
Grant P, Murala JS, Kolli R, Numa A, Awad J, Dilley AV J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 2006 Dec 132 6 1482-3
Levosimendan for patients with impaired left ventricular function undergoing cardiac surgery.
Tokuda Y, Grant PW, Wolfenden HD, Manganas C, Lyon WJ, Murala JS Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2006 Jun 5 3 322-6
Anomalous left coronary artery arising from the left pulmonary artery, aortic coarctation, and a large ventricular septal defect.
Murala JS, Cooper S, Duffy B, Matbah N, Argent E, Nunn G J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 2006 Apr 131 4 911-2
Anomalous origin of left coronary artery from pulmonary artery in adults.
Murala JS, Sankar MN, Agarwal R, Golla PN, Nayar PG, Cherian KM Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2006 Feb 14 1 38-42

Honors & Awards

  • Certificate of honor in General Surgery, ENT, Community medicine and Pathology

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons (2016)
  • Pediatric Cardiac Society of India (2008)
  • World Society of Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery (2007)
  • Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons (2003)