Medical Director and Lead Advisor, Tangiers International, Malta
John Quinn is lead Medical Advisor 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 is both a paramedic and emergency medical doctor with over 15 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 is completing his PhD in Hygiene and Epidemiology of health status in fragile and failed states and disaster medicine. 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). 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 with his family.