John Quinn is lead Medical Director and consultant to Tangiers International (http://www.tangiersinternational.com/) working in conflict, disaster and emergency medicine. He holds his Masters in Public Health (MPH) and PhD in Hygiene and Epidemiology in war and conflict. He is both a paramedic and emergency medical doctor with over 18 years experience globally. He leads the medical assistance and support for Tangiers and overseas medical activities and evacuations.
Dr. Quinn has performed emergency medical assessments in Ukraine, Israel and Palestine, Iraq, Kurdistan and Timor-Leste. He has established and operated remote medicine clinics in conflict zones and for remote communities and has consulted for NATO and NATO partner nations in the health and medical stability operations sectors. He worked as an emergency physician at a Level One Trauma Center in Ireland and has worked in Ukraine providing emergency medical consulting and training in Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) and Prolonged Field Care (PFC). He recently completed a Damage Control Resuscitation (DCR) lead position outside Mosul for the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2017-2018. Presently, Dr. Quinn completes clinical time in the UK in emergency medicine and conducts global health research related to conflict and disaster. He is based in Prague.