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Dr John Turchini

BMedSc, MBBS, FRCPA
Department(s)

Anatomical Pathology

Specialty(ies)

Cytopathology, Histopathology

Special interests

Endocrine pathology, neuropathology, cytopathology, gastrointestinal pathology

Location(s)

Macquarie Park

Biography

Dr John Turchini is a graduate of the University of Sydney. As a medical student, he was inspired to train in histopathology after a term at Concord Repatriation General Hospital. After practising in clinical medicine at Hornsby and Manly Hospitals, he trained in histopathology at Royal North Shore Hospital, with terms at Concord Repatriation General Hospital, the Department of Forensic Medicine and the Department of Neuropathology at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. On attaining fellowship, he worked as a consultant histopathologist at Royal North Shore Hospital before commencing at Douglass Hanly Moir. Dr Turchini has a keen interest in research and has been involved in the publication of many peer-reviewed journal articles. He is passionate about pathology-based medical education and has created educational modules for the Royal College of Pathologists, Australasia, in addition to currently completing a PhD in medical education. Dr Turchini is a clinical lecturer at the University of Sydney, a lecturer at the University of Technology, Sydney, and the convenor of the endocrine meeting of the Australasian division of the International Academy of Pathology.