Dr. Turner has accumulated over 20 years of basic and translational cancer research experience in the UK, Europe, and USA and has a track record of success. Through peer-reviewed publications, multiple intercontinental collaborations, and numerous scientific meetings around the world his work is internationally recognized. Dr. Turner’s research program has been dedicated to defining the biological mechanisms involved in promoting cancer with a particular emphasis on the effects of lifestyle and diet. In order to be successful in his chosen field, he has established working collaborations with a multidisciplinary team of investigators including clinicians, epidemiologists as well as behavioral and
population scientists in order to fully comprehend the translational link between lifestyle, cancer and cancer disparity. Dr. Turner has and continues to show a strong commitment to community outreach and has developed bridges with numerous community leaders and has presented at many community events.