Professor Paul Turner
MB BS, PhD, FRCPCH, FRCPath
- Senior Clinical Research Fellow
- Consultant in Microbiology
- Director of the Cambodia Oxford Medical Research Unit
Clinical microbiologist with a focus on paediatric infections
Paul Turner is based at the Cambodia-Oxford Medical Research Unit (COMRU), Angkor Hospital for Children in Siem Reap, Cambodia.
His research interests include:
- Antimicrobial resistance surveillance and control;
- Paediatric healthcare associated infections;
- Pneumococcal colonisation and disease and the impact of pneumococcal vaccines;
- Utilisation of bacterial colonisation data.
His non-research work focuses on development of human and laboratory capacity for diagnostic microbiology in low-resource settings.
Chewapreecha C. et al, (2014), Nature Genetics, 46, 305 - 309
Turner P. et al, (2011), Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 49, 1784 - 1789
Lehtinen S. et al, (2017), Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114, 1075 - 1080
Fox-Lewis A. et al, (2018), Emerging Infectious Diseases, 24, 841 - 851
Mai TT. et al, (2021), BMC Bioinformatics, 22
Chung The H. et al, (2021), Communications Biology, 4
Ling CL. et al, (2021), BMC Infectious Diseases, 21
Chandna A. et al, (2021), Emerg Infect Dis, 27, 1169 - 1172
Chandna A. et al, (2021), BMJ open, 11