Robert William Turer, MD $$

Emergency Medicine Physician

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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Education and Training

Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (2015)
University of Michigan (2019), Emergency Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center GME (2021), Clinical Informatics
Board Certification
American Board of Emergency Medicine

Departments and Programs

  • Research Interests

    • Clinical Informatics
    • Risk Communication
    • User-Centered Design
  • Publications

    • Clinical Informatics Training During Emergency Medicine Residency: The University of Michigan Experience. Turer RW, Arribas M, Balgord SM, Brooks S, Hopson LR, Bassin BS, Medlin R, AEM Educ Train 2021 Jul 5 3 e10518
    • Electronic personal protective equipment: A strategy to protect emergency department providers in the age of COVID-19. Turer RW, Jones I, Rosenbloom ST, Slovis C, Ward MJ, J Am Med Inform Assoc 2020 06 27 6 967-971
    • ICD-10-CM Crosswalks in the primary care setting: assessing reliability of the GEMs and reimbursement mappings. Turer RW, Zuckowsky TD, Causey HJ, Rosenbloom ST, J Am Med Inform Assoc 2015 Mar 22 2 417-25
    • Improved Testing and Design of Intubation Boxes During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Turer DM, Good CH, Schilling BK, Turer RW, Karlowsky NR, Dvoracek LA, Ban H, Chang JS, Rubin JP, Ann Emerg Med 2021 01 77 1 1-10
    • Tracking the Volume of Neurosurgical Care During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic. Patel PD, Kelly KA, Reynolds RA, Turer RW, Salwi S, Rosenbloom ST, Bonfield CM, Naftel RP, World Neurosurg 2020 10 142 e183-e194
    • Rapid development of telehealth capabilities within pediatric patient portal infrastructure for COVID-19 care: barriers, solutions, results. Patel PD, Cobb J, Wright D, Turer RW, Jordan T, Humphrey A, Kepner AL, Smith G, Rosenbloom ST, J Am Med Inform Assoc 2020 07 27 7 1116-1120
  • Awards and Honors

    • Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Student Citizenship and Service Award (2020-2021)
    • Council of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors - Scholarship and Mini-Fellowship in Wellness Leadership (2018)