David I. Quinn

Associate Professor of Medicine Medical Director, USC Norris Cancer Hospital
David I. Quinn, MD, PhD

Areas of treatment:

Prostate Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Renal Cancer
Bladder Cancer
Adrenal Cancer
Penile Cancer

Specialty:

  • Oncology

Department:

  • Department of Medicine

Language:

  • English
best doctor

David I. Quinn, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, USC Norris Cancer Hospital

Practicing location:

  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

David Ian Quinn MBBS Honors Class I, PhD, FRACP is an international expert in the field of clinical trials and molecular correlative studies in genitourinary cancer. Dr. Quinn is the medical director of the Norris Cancer Hospital and Clinics, leader of the Developmental Therapeutics Program for the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, head of the Section of Genitourinary Medical Oncology and associate professor of Medicine in the Division of Cancer Medicine and Blood Diseases at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.
He has recently published in the journals Cancer Research, Clinical Cancer Research, Oncogene, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, Journal of the National Cancer Institute and Journal of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Quinn is a reviewer for more than 20 peer-reviewed journals and is on the editorial boards of the American Journal of Clinical Oncology and cancer.net (American Society of Clinical Oncology). He is a full member of the National Cancer Institute’ Subcommittee H review panel for the North American Cooperative groups and has been an invited speaker in more than 30 countries.
Dr. Quinn’s earlier positions included director of Clinical Training at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney Australia, director of the Clinical Investigation Support Office and co-leader of the Genitourinary Cancer Program at USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Education:

MBBS, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Hons I, 1987
PhD, Cancer Biology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 2000

Internships:

St. Vincent's Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1987

Residencies:

Royal Australasian College of Physicians, St. Vincent's Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1988 - 1991

Fellowships:

Royal Australasian College of Physicians, St. Vincent's Hospital, Medical Oncology, 1992 - 1994
St. Vincent's Hospital, Senior Medical Registrar, 1993 - 1994
St. Vincent's Hospital, Clinical Pharmacology Registrar, 1994

Professional society memberships:

Australian Medical Association
Clinical Oncology Society of Australia
Medical Oncology Group of Australia
Australasian Society for Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Toxicology
American Society for Clinical Oncology
American Association of Cancer Research
European Society for Medical Oncology
Southwest Oncology Group

Awards:

Full Entrance Day Boy Academic Scholarship, Trinity Grammar School, 1976
Captain of the School and Head Prefect, Trinity Grammar School, 1981
Foundation Year Graduates Medal for Leadership and Fellowship by a Graduating Student during the Medical Course, University of New South Wales, Faculty of Medicine, 1987
Gordon Lowe Memorial Prize for best performance in clinical and viva examinations in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1987
Honours First Class Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University of New South Wales, 1987
Award for the Best Australian Diagnostic Poster Presentation at Congress, Baxter/Australian Association of Clinical Biochemists, 15th International Congress of Clinical Chemistry, Melbourne, Australia, 1993
Medical Society Award for Best Lecturer/Tutor, University of New South Wales, 1994
Prize for Best Oral Presentation, Varian, 47th Annual General and Scientific Meeting, Royal Australasian College of Radiologists, Perth, Australia, 1996
Postgraduate Medical Scholarship, National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia, 1996 - 1999
David Wilson Traveling Fellowship, St. Vincent's Clinic Foundation, 2000
Distinguished Contribution Award, Postgraduate Medical Council of New South Wales, 2000
Neil Hamilton Fairley Fellowship, National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia, 2000-2003
Vincent Fairfax Family Fellowship, Royal Australasian College of Physicians, 2001
Castle Connolly "Top Doctor,” 2015