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Elizabeth Turin, M.D.
Kennedy Krieger Institute
3901 Greenspring Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21211
Phone: (443) 923-7620
Elizabeth Turin, MD, is an attending child and adolescent psychiatrist in the Neurobehavioral Unit at Kennedy Krieger Institute. She is also an instructor of psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Dr. Turin received her medical degree from the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru in 1993. In Lima, she was on the medical staff of the emergency room at Clinica Italiana and Clinica San Felipe. Dr. Turin began her American medical practice as a medical assistant at Total Family Health Center and Brown Clinic in Dallas, TX. She was a monitor technician and a primary care technician at the Saint Paul Medical Center in Dallas.
She became a psychiatry research assistant at Elmhurst Hospital Center at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and conducted collaborative work in the International Center for Mental Health and World Psychiatry Association Secretariat in New York in 1998 and 1999. She completed a general psychiatry residency at Elmhurst Hospital Center at Mount Sinai School of Medicine Program in and at North General Hospital in New York from 1999 to 2002. She completed a child and adolescent psychiatry residency at Elmhurst Hospital Center at Mount Sinai School of Medicine Program in 2004.
After moving to Baltimore, where she was a medical staff member at Baltimore Medical System, Dr. Turin joined Kennedy Krieger Institute in 2005 as an attending child and adolescent psychiatrist.
Dr. Turin holds a Maryland physician and surgeon license, a drug enforcement administration license, a Maryland controlled and dangerous substances license, and a New York medical physician and surgeon license. She is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.