Jay Tureen, MD

Hospitalist
Pediatric infectious disease physician

Dr. Jay Tureen is a pediatric hospitalist, who coordinates the care of children while in the hospital, and an infectious disease specialist, who focuses on infections of the central nervous system. In his research, he has examined the mechanisms of brain injury in bacterial meningitis.

Tureen earned a medical degree at St. Louis University in Missouri and completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in infectious disease at UCSF. He is a clinical professor of pediatrics and infectious disease at UCSF.

More about Jay Tureen

Additional Languages

French

Education

St. Louis University 1978

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Pediatrics 1981

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Infectious Disease 1985

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Winger BA, Foy E, Sud SR, MacKenzie JD, Pua HH, Lau AH, Heyman MB, Laszik Z, Tureen J. Mycobacterium bovis Enterocolitis in an Immunocompromised Host. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2016 07; 63(1):e17-9.
  2. Camarillo D, Banerjee R, Greenhow TL, Tureen JH. Group B streptococcal endocarditis after elective abortion in an adolescent. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2009 Jan; 28(1):67-9.
  3. Glaser CA, Gilliam S, Honarmand S, Tureen JH, Lowenstein DH, Anderson LJ, Bollen AW, Solbrig MV. Refractory status epilepticus in suspect encephalitis. Neurocrit Care. 2008; 9(1):74-82.

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