MB ChB Glasgow 1925.
Lurie was a general practitioner in London. After his marriage into a Manchester family, Lurie entered general practice in Longsight, Manchester, where he remained until his death. The practice grew substantially under Lurie, especially his obstetric practice. In the early 1950s Lurie developed signs of a chronic illness, but despite physical disabilities he continued to practice until his retirement in 1964. Lurie died on 28 November 1975, aged 77.