Kelly Turneau is a Minot native who has returned to practice radiology at Trinity. He completed a degree in chemistry at Cornell University and attended medical school at Howard University. Following an internship in surgery at Pennsylvania Hospital, Dr Turneau served in the US Air Force as a flight surgeon with the 23d Bomb Squadron at Minot AFB. After completing military service, he specialized in radiology at Wheaton Franciscan St. Joseph in Milwaukee. He also has been a clinical assistant professor of medicine, instructing third- and fourth-year medical students. Dr Turneau is certified by the American Board of Radiology.
A physician with a primary professional focus on hospital medicine is a hospitalist. Hospitalist activities may include patient care, teaching, research, and leadership related to hospital care.