Pediatric Genetics, Adult Genetics, Down syndrome, Prenatal Screening and Diagnosis, Hereditary Cancer, Genetics of Infertility, Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)
Director of the Augustana Sanford Genetic Counseling Program
Taking the complex world of medical genetics and making it understandable to the patient and their healthcare team.
Quinn has practiced in Sioux Falls since June of 2000. During this time, his primary focus has been on patient care and building a top-quality genetics program. He has also published numerous articles on topics such as hereditary cancer, autism, obesity, newborn screening, first trimester screening, and rare genetic disorders.
Quinn has been awarded grants to establish a pediatric hearing loss clinic and to help study rare diseases diagnosed by newborn screening. He is part of the Inborn Errors of Metabolism Collaborative (IBEMC), a national newborn screening research group working toward the development of evidence-based treatment protocols for children diagnosed with rare metabolic conditions.
Quinn received education from Jamestown College and the Univeristy of Wisconsin. He has a Master of Science degree in Medical Genetics and is Board Certified by the American Board of Genetic Counselors. He is an Assistant Professor at the Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota.
Quinn enjoys running, cycling, and kayaking. He is involved in his community by coaching youth baseball, serving on the Siouxland Libraries Board of Trustees, and serving as a school board member for Lutheran High School of Sioux Falls. He is also president of Blue Goat Capital, a small but fun investment club.
Clinical Professor, Sanford School of Medicine; departments of Pediatrics and Ob/Gyn
Co-Chair for the 2012 and 2013 National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) Annual Education Conference (AEC)
Sanford Clinic Employee of the Year 2009
Journal Reviewer: Public Library of Science (PLoS) and Prenatal Diagnosis