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Recognized as a medical researcher, Dr. James Murtagh has served as Sleepcare Diagnostics’ Eastgate Center medical director since 2010. The Cincinnati, Ohio, practice provides a wide range of clinical and in-home treatments for issues such as insomnia, snoring, and narcolepsy. James Murtagh, M.D.’s current responsibilities build on decades of sleep medicine research experience. He has secured approximately $2 million in research grants throughout his career, and he has authored a pair of bills in the Georgia State Senate that connected motor vehicle accidents with underlying sleep disorders.
Dr. Jim Murtagh’s research experience includes positions at the National Institutes of Health, where he focused on sleep medicine and molecular biology. He achieved a number of patents for methods of detecting DNA and accepted board responsibilities with the major pharmaceuticals firm Boehringer-Mannheim Corporation in the 1990s. Dr. James Murtagh is a longstanding member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation and the American College of Physicians.