Raymond Scott Turner, MD, PhD

Raymond Scott Turner, MD, PhD

Neurology in Washington, DC


 (202) 687-7337

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed
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About Dr. Turner


Dr. Raymond Scott Turner, MD, PhD is a board-certified neurologist in Washington, D.C. He is Professor of Neurology and Director of the Memory Disorders Program at Georgetown University.

Dr. Turner offers research opportunities for healthy older individuals at risk for Alzheimer's disease - as well as those already diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment or dementia due to Alzheimer's.

He is licensed to practice medicine in Washington, D.C., and is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

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Services Offered



Dementia
Alzheimer's disease
Lewy body dementia
Vascular dementia
Neurodegenerative disease
Frontotemporal lobar degeneration
Memory disorders
Cognitive disorders
Primary progressive aphasia
Geriatrics / Dementia

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Behavioral Neurology, 1992 - 1995

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Neurology, 1989 - 1992

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1988 - 1989

Emory University
Class of 1988, M.D.

Emory University
Ph.D., Pharmacology, 1979 - 1984

Clemson University
B.S., Microbiology, Molecular Biology, with Honor, 1975 - 1979

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Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Neurology

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Medical Licenses

VA State Medical License
2019 - 2020

DC State Medical License
2008 - 2020

MI State Medical License
1995 - 2008

PA State Medical License
1988 - 1995

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Work Experience

Professor with Tenure
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Department of Neurology
2015 - Present

Director, Memory Disorders Program
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Department of Neurology
2008 - Present

Professor
Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Department of Neurology
2008 - 2015

Associate Chair, for the VA
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI
Department of Neurology
2007 - 2008

Associate Professor with Tenure
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI
Department of Neurology
2003 - 2008

Chief of the Neurology Service
Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Ann Arbor, MI
2002 - 2008

Assistant Professor
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI
Department of Neurology
1995 - 2003

Attending Physician, Neurology Service
Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Ann Arbor, MI
1995 - 2008

Research Scientist, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC)
Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Ann Arbor, MI
1995 - 2008

Instructor
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Department of Neurology
1992 - 1995

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Hospital Affiliations

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Current Affiliation
Washington, DC

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Awards

Fellow
American Academy of Neurology, 2019

Honoree, Washington Monuments
National Capital Area Chapter, Alzheimer's Association, 2012

Fellow (elected)
American Neurological Association, 2006

Best Paper Award, Geriatric Neurology and Behavioral Science
American Geriatrics Society, 2001

Paul Beeson Career Development Award in Aging Research
American Federation for Aging Research, 1998-2001

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship for Physician-Scientists
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 1992-1995

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Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology - AAN
Fellow

American Neurological Association
Fellow

International Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment (ISTAART)
Member

Society for Neuroscience
Member

American Association for the Advancement of Science
Member

Global Alzheimer's Platform Foundation (GAP-NET)
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Effect of AZD0530 on Cerebral Metabolic Decline in Alzheimer Disease: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
JAMA neurology
van Dyck CH, Nygaard HB, Chen K, Donohue MC, Raman R, Rissman RA, Brewer JB, Koeppe RA, Chow TW, Rafii MS, Gessert D, Choi J, Turner RS, Kaye JA, Gale SA, Reiman EM, Aisen PS, Strittmatter SM
7/22/2019

Cancer-Related Cognitive Outcomes Among Older Breast Cancer Survivors in the Thinking and Living With Cancer Study.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
Mandelblatt JS, Small BJ, Luta G, Hurria A, Jim H, McDonald BC, Graham D, Zhou X, Clapp J, Zhai W, Breen E, Carroll JE, Denduluri N, Dilawari A, Extermann M, Isaacs C, Jacobsen PB, Kobayashi LC, Holohan Nudelman K, Root J, Stern RA, Tometich D, Turner R, VanMeter JW, Saykin AJ, Ahles T
10/3/2018

Long-Term maintenance of anomia treatment effects in primary progressive aphasia.
Neuropsychol Rehabil
Meyer, A. M.,Tippett, D. C.,Turner, R. S.,Friedman, R. B.
1/31/2018

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Book Chapter

Neuropsychology of Cortical Dementias
Friedman R, Long S, Turner RS
2015

Alzheimer's Disease. Targets for New Clinical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies
Turner RS
2012

Alzheimer's Disease: New Advances
Saluja I, Saunders TL, Turner RS
2007

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