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Clinical Assoc. Prof. Jenny Turner


Anatomical Pathology


Cytopathology, Histopathology, Uropathology

Special interests

Haematopathology, urological pathology and surgical neuropathology


Macquarie Park


Dr Jenny Turner graduated from the University of Sydney and was a resident at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, before training in anatomical pathology at the Royal Free Hospital, London, and St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney. She was a Staff Specialist at Sydney Hospital and then at St Vincent's Hospital, until joining Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology in November, 2009. Dr Turner provides a consultation service in the diagnosis and classification of lymphoma. She was involved in developing the NHMRC-approved Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis and management of lymphoma in Australia (2005), and the RCPA Structured Reporting Protocol for Tumours of Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissue (2009). Her main research interest has been in the epidemiology and classification of lymphoma, in collaboration with Australian and international epidemiologists. In urological pathology, she has collaborated with the Garvan Institute prostate cancer research group and is currently involved in a study of the epidemiology of germ cell tumours in Australia. She reports surgical neuropathology at Douglass Hanly Moir, where she implemented the RCPA Structured Reporting Protocol for CNS tumours, which incorporates molecular testing. She is a Clinical Associate Professor at Macquarie University Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.