Marvin Turck, MD, MACP
Professor Emeritus
Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases

Faculty Information


Dr. Turck has been a University of Washington faculty member since 1964. In the past, he has served as the Editor for the Journal of Infectious Diseases (1989-2002). His primary research interests have been in antibiotic development and urinary tract infection.

Mailing Address: 

Harborview Medical Center

325 9th Ave

Box 359779

Seattle, WA 98104


Bauer AW, Kirby WM, Sherris JC, Turck M. Antibiotic susceptibility testing by a standardized single disk method. Am J Clin Pathol. 1966; 45(4):493-6.
PubMed Abstract

Turck M, Anderson KN, Petersdorf RG. Relapse and Reinfection in Chronic Bacteria. N Engl J Med. 1966; 275:70-3.
• NEJM Article

Turck M, Goffe BS, Petersdorf, RG. Bacteriuria of pregnancy: Relation to socioeconomic factors. N Engl J Med. 1962; 266:857-60. 
• NEJM Article