Faculty and Staff

LMU-DCOM Faculty

Byron Turkett, PA-C

Byron Turkett, PA-C, MPAS, FCCM
Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies
DCOM 410
6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752

Curriculum Vitae for Byron Turkett


AAS, Physician Assistant Studies, Cook County Hospital Physician Assistant Program, Chicago, Ill.
BS, Health Care Administration and Education, National-Louis University, Tampa, Fla.
MPAS, University of Nebraska, Omaha, Neb.

Licensure and Certification

Fellow, American College of Critical Care Medicine
State of Tennessee PA License
State of Florida PA License
National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants Certification

Professional Affiliations

Member, Society of Critical Care Medicine
PA Section Chair (2010-2012), Society of Critical Care Medicine

Honors and Awards

PA Preceptor of the Year, 2009, South College, Knoxville, Tenn.
Faculty Service Award, 2006, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tenn.
Awarded the Bronze Star and Army Reserve Commendation Medal for service in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom/Enduring Freedom