I am very proud that my work has been recognised at St Georges by winning a special award for my contribution last year.I am also Chair of DIMAH (Diversity in Medicine and Healthcare) and represent DIMAH on the GMC Equality Commitee .I ran their conference this year in Liverpool which was a very exciting staff student partnership.
Peer reviewed publications
Turner, M. & Dogra, N. (2016) ‘Diversity Issues in Clinical Communication in Brown, J., Noble, L., Papageorgiou, A., Kidd, J. (eds) Clinical Communication in Medicine, Chichester: Wiley Blackwell, pp119-126
Turner, M., Kelly, M., Leftwick, P., Dogra, N. (2014) ‘Tomorrow’s Doctors and diversity issues in medical education’ Medical Teacher 36 743-745
Dogra, N., Conning, S., Gill, P., Spencer, J., Turner, M. (2005) ‘Learning in Practice; teaching of cultural diversity in medical schools in the UK and Republic of Ireland: cross sectional questionnaire survey’
British Medical Journal 360(7488) 403-404
Conning, S., Turner, M., Hooper, A. (2001) ‘Educating tomorrow’s doctors for today’s world; introducing a new diversity course for Year 2 medical students in a community based setting’ Medical Education, 35 1066-1069
Wylie, A., Stephenson, A., Copperman, J., Turner, M. (1999) ‘Single handed practices; their contribution to an undergraduate teaching network in the first year of a new curriculum’ Medical Education 33 531-536
Symposium on Diversity in the Curriculum (2019)
Bankolu,Abi Osman,Turner (2019)"Beyond statistics:An innovative staff student project challenging black stereotypes"
Suresh,Turner and Guest (2018)Future Doctors collaborating for change in vulnerable communities
Turner and Northwood (2017) "I can be myself round here" Exploration of LGBTQ issues in the curriculum
AMEE 2017 Helsinki
Turner,Minter,Rabinathan (2017) "You are a medical student you cant do art"
AMEE 2017 Helsinki
Turner,Marriott and Lasoye (2017) "Tackling issues of sexual harassment and assault'
Turner. (2016) Embedding Diversity into Assessment-is it just too difficult?
Turner, M., Jegatheesan, M. (2015) ‘Student Inclusion Issues in the Curricula and Teaching’
Joekes, K., Turner, M., Cooke, B, McGauley, G. (2014)‘Teaching Medical Students about Dealing with Violence and Aggression in Medicine: Facing their Fears’
Turner, M. (2012) ‘Developing Teaching and Learning Projects with the Community’ St Georges Academic Day
Shah.U, Jegatheesan M., Turner M., Joekes K., Carneiro W. (2011)
‘Medical Students’ Experiences and Attitudes Towards ‘Unofficial’ Interpretation’
Hammond, J., Turner, M, D’Avray, L. (2008) ‘Teaching Diversity and Inter-professionalism in Health Care Training’ Ottawa, Melbourne
Baig.S. McCrorie, P., Turner, M. (2007) ‘Community and Teaching in Medical Education’ AMEE, Trondheim
Turner.M, Kirk. A, (2006) ‘Medical Student attitudes to diversity issues in Medical Education’ Ottawa Conference, New York
Turner, M., Kent, H., Thomas, J., MacKay, A. (2004) ‘Refugee and asylum seeker health issues; an innovative program to address unmet needs and put these on the education agenda’ Ottawa Conference, Barcelona
Conning, S. Turner, M., Wass, V. (2001) ‘Valuing diversity; the effectiveness of a role-play workshop as part of a newly introduced community based diversity module’ AMEE Berlin
Turner, M., Conning, S., Hooper, A. (2001) ‘Innovations in Teaching: introducing a diversity model’ ASME, Dublin
Hayles, U., Turner, M., Lempp, H., Wylie, A. (1999) ‘Teaching about health care needs of African Caribbean people in the new undergraduate curriculum a GKT’ Centre for Caribbean Medical Conference.
Turner, M., Woodfield, S., Lempp, H. (1999) ‘Developing multi-disciplinary community-based courses for undergraduate medical students; an approach that can address inequalities in inner city primary health care’
Madingly in Cambridge
Conferences Organised and Keynote Speeches
May 2016,Diversity Education in UK Medical Schools
I organised this conference with other members of the DIMAH committee sponsored by the Medical Schools Council.I also did a keynote presentation on Assessment and Diversity in Medical Education.
October 2003, ASME Conference Birmingham, UK Diversity Teaching in Medical Education
I organised this conference with representatives from Leicester, Birmingham, Newcastle, and Kings College, London.
November 2004, Refugee Health Conference
I was a keynote speaker at this national conference on refugee health run by Lambeth Southwark and Lewisham Health Authority