Quinn, Thomas C., M.D., M.Sc. individual record
Senior Investigator
  • Senior Investigator, International HIV/STD Section

Dr. Quinn obtained his M.D. from Northwestern University. He was a research associate in infectious diseases in the NIAID Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases and completed a fellowship in infectious diseases at the University of Washington. Since 1981, he has been assigned to the division of infectious diseases at Johns Hopkins University, where he became a professor of medicine in 1991. Dr. Quinn is a member of the Institute of Medicine and the National Academy of Sciences and is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

AOA Epidemiology Research Award; Charles C. Shepard Science Award; James H. Nakano Citation for Outstanding Scientific Publication; USPHS Outstanding Service Award; USPHS Meritorious Service Award; USPHS Distinguished Service Award


  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Association of American Physicians
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society for Microbiology
  • American Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
  • American Federation for Clinical Research
  • American Society for Clinical Investigation
  • American Sexually Transmitted Diseases Association
  • Infectious Disease Society of America

Editorial Boards

  • AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses
  • AIDS
  • Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice
  • Journal of AIDS
  • The Journal of Infectious Diseases
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Advisory/Review Boards

  • U.S.-Japan Cooperative Medical Science Program
  • Panel Member, Committee on Population, National Academy of Sciences; WHO Program on Human Reproduction
  • USPHS/IDSA Committee on Guidelines for the Prevention of Opportunistic Infections
  • Scientific Program Committee for IDSA
  • Scientific Review Committee, World AIDS Foundation
  • Scientific Advisory Committee, International AIDS Vaccine Initiative

selected publications
Academic Articles773