Dr. Rob Turer is originally from Ellicott City, Maryland. He pursued undergraduate training in Computer Engineering before obtaining his Masters in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan. He moved south to Vanderbilt for medical school before returning to Michigan for his emergency medicine residency at the University of Michigan, where he also served as chief resident.
He returned to Nashville to pursue training in clinical informatics. He is interested in documentation practices, natural language processing, and investigating the effects of electronic health records on physician wellness.
In his spare time, Dr. Turer likes to cook with his wife, Laura, and play the guitar.