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Professor Lance Turtle BSc PhD MBBS FRCP DTMH

Chair and Honorary Consultant Physician in Infectious Diseases; Deputy head of Department of Clinical Infection, Microbiology and Immunology Clinical Infection, Microbiology & Immunology


    I am the module organiser for the University of Liverpool LIFE728 masters module in immunology, and I teach introductory immunology on the LIFE332 module of the undergraduate anatomy course. I teach on the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine DTMH course, and I give sessions on infection in the immunocompromised and immunology to junior doctors in the various specialties, including infectious diseases, medical microbiology, virology and haematology.

    I supervise medical student and MSc projects. I can offer various PhD projects in antiviral immunity and vaccinology - please get in touch by email to enquire. These are mostly self funded outside some specific exceptions.

    I am the academic career development lead for the NIHR Health Protection Unit in Emerging and Zoonotic Infections.

    Modules for 2023-24

    Emerging Infections and Pandemics

    Module code: LIFE751

    Role: Teaching


    Module code: LIFE728

    Role: Module Co-ordinator


    Module code: LIFE703

    Role: Teaching