Curriculum Vitae [ View CV ]
A double board-certified internist and medical oncologist, Jeffrey Turner, MD, has been specializing full time in the treatment of prostate cancer since 2009. He joined Prostate Oncology Specialists, Inc., Marina del Rey in December 2012.
Dr. Turner is an active member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology and American College of Physicians-Internal Medicine. He has written various publications on urologic cancers with an emphasis on prostate cancer and is a sub-investigator of a number of ongoing prostate cancer clinical trials. In addition to his physician duties, he is a guest speaker at various prostate cancer support groups.
Dr. Turner graduated cum laude and was the first student to graduate with a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences at USC’s three year accelerated science program. Thereafter, he was a research associate at UCLA in infectious diseases and molecular biology. He then earned his medical degree in Canada at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He completed his internal medicine residency at the University of British Columbia and fellowship in medical oncology at the Medical University of South Carolina.
He currently resides in Long Beach, CA.
Medical Board of California – Physicians and Surgeons License 2006. A94409
American Board of Medical Oncology 2009
American Board of Internal Medicine 2006
Fellowship Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC – Medical Oncology, 2007-2009
Residency University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC – Internal Medicine, 2003-2006
Medical School Memorial University of Newfoundland – 1999-2003
University University of Southern California (USC) – Biological Sciences, B.A., 1993-1996
Honors and Awards
Super Doctors, Southern California Rising Stars 2015
Super Doctors, Southern California Rising Stars 2014
Super Doctors, Southern California Rising Stars 2013
UBC Annual Resident Research Day – Best Poster 2005: Comparison of Combined Chemotherapy to Conventional Radiotherapy in the Treatment of Stage 2A/B Testicular Seminoma.
Graduated cum laude, 1996
First student to graduate from three-year accelerated science program 1996
Dean’s Scholar / Golden State Scholar / ‘SCions Scholar / Golden Key Nat’l Honor Society 1996
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology
American College of Physicians