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Colin Quinn

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
3 W. Gates
3400 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2625
Fax: 215-349-5579
BS (Health Studies)
Boston University, 1999.
MS (Physical Therapy)
Boston University, 2001.
MD (Medicine)
University of Virginia, 2007.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2007-2008.
Resident in Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2008-2011.
Fellow in Neuromuscular Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard University, 2011-2012.
American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry, Neurology, 2011.
American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry, Neuromuscular Medicine, 2012.
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Selected Publications

Fournier Christina N, Bedlack Richard, Quinn Colin, Russell James, Beckwith Diane, Kaminski Kathleen H, Tyor William, Hertzberg Vicki, James Virginia, Polak Meraida, Glass Jonathan D: Development and Validation of the Rasch-Built Overall Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Disability Scale (ROADS). JAMA neurology Dec 2019.

Quinn Colin, Edmundson Christyn, Dahodwala Nabila, Elman Lauren: Reliable and efficient scale to assess upper motor neuron disease burden in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Muscle & nerve Nov 2019.

Quinn C, McMillan C, Fournier C, Elman L : Natural History of PLS and UMN-Predominant ALS in a Large ALS Cohort. Poster Presentation - NEALS Consortium Meeting. Clearwater Beach, FL. Oct 2019.

Fournier CN, Quinn C, Elman L, Polak M, Goulbourne M, Glass JD: An Exploratory Analysis of Baseline Prognostic Factors for Patients Presenting with Pure Upper Motor Neuron (UMN) Disease Poster Presentation, NEALS Consortium Meeting, Clearwater Beach, FL. Oct 2019.

Quinn C: A promising technique for clearly diagnosing ALS earlier. Neurology Blogs: Innovations in Care Delivery February 2019.

Henrickson Sarah E, Walter Jolan E, Quinn Colin, Kanakry Jennifer A, Bardakjian Tanya, Dimitrova Dimana, Ujhazi Boglarka, Csomos Krisztian, Bosticardo Marita, Dobbs Kerry, Nasrallah MacLean, Notarangelo Luigi D, Holland Steven M, Fadugba Olajumoke: Adult-Onset Myopathy in a Patient with Hypomorphic RAG2 Mutations and Combined Immune Deficiency. Journal of clinical immunology 38(6): 642-645, Aug 2018.

Bardakjian Tanya M, Helbig Ingo, Quinn Colin, Elman Lauren B, McCluskey Leo F, Scherer Steven S, Gonzalez-Alegre Pedro: Genetic test utilization and diagnostic yield in adult patients with neurological disorders. Neurogenetics 19(2): 105-110, May 2018.

Burnor Elisabeth, Yang Li, Zhou Hao, Patterson Kristina R, Quinn Colin, Reilly Mary M, Rossor Alexander M, Scherer Steven S, Lancaster Eric: Neurofascin antibodies in autoimmune, genetic, and idiopathic neuropathies. Neurology 90(1): e31-e38, Jan 2018.

Fournier Christina N, Schoenfeld David, Berry James D, Cudkowicz Merit E, Chan James, Quinn Colin, Brown Robert H, Salameh Johnny S, Tansey Malu G, Beers David R, Appel Stanley H, Glass Jonathan D: An open label study of a novel immunosuppression intervention for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis & frontotemporal degeneration 19(3-4): 1-8, Jan 2018.

Tiao J, Feng R, Bird S, Choi J K, Dunham J, George M, Gonzalez-Rivera T C, Kaufman J L, Khan N, Luo J J, Micheletti R, Payne A S, Price R, Quinn C, Rubin A I, Sreih A G, Thomas P, Okawa J, Werth V P: The reliability of the Cutaneous Dermatomyositis Disease Area and Severity Index (CDASI) among dermatologists, rheumatologists and neurologists. The British journal of dermatology 176(2): 423-430, Feb 2017.

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