Dr. Jay Murthy completed his undergraduate and postgraduate degree at the University of Mysore, India, and obtained his PhD in Neurochemistry, from Bangalore University, India, in 1986. He then completed two post-doctoral fellowships in the US; at the Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, New York; followed by the Children National Medical Center, George Washington University, Washington DC.
In 1996, he received his board certification in Clinical Chemistry and, in 2000, Dr. Jay completed his Clinical Laboratory Fellowship, focused on advanced training in Molecular Diagnostics and Clinical Mass Spectrophotometry at the Department of Laboratory Medicine National Institutes of Health, US.
He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Clinical Chemistry and a Fellow of the Academy of Clinical Chemistry.
Dr. Jay has authored and co-authored many peer-reviewed publications, abstracts, and has been active in the American Association for Clinical Chemistry and College of American Pathologists throughout his professional career. He holds many US state licenses, including the prestigious New York State Clinical Laboratory Director Licensure.