Terry Quinn MDSenior Clinical Lecturer, Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland; Joint Coordinating Editor, Cochrane Dementia
Terry Quinn, MD, holds the post of Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Stroke Physician in the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow.
Dr. Quinn has a broad research portfolio, his principal research interests are around trial methodology, functional assessment and neuropsychological consequences of stroke. He has published extensively on stroke, cognition and test accuracy with publications in NEJM, Lancet and BMJ. He is Principal Investigator for a number of studies and holds the inaugural CSO/Stroke Association priority program grant to research cognitive outcomes following stroke. Recent notable outputs include co-authoring best practice guidance for test accuracy studies in dementia; creating online training for stroke assessment scales and developing short form assessment scales for use in research and practice.
Dr. Quinn is passionate about evidence based practice and raising standards in clinical research. He holds editorial board positions with various journals; is coordinating editor for the Cochrane Dementia Group; Chair of the Organisation for Psychological Research in Stroke (OPSYRIS) and the NHS Research Scotland Lead for Ageing Research.
Within the University, Dr. Quinn has a number of teaching and supportive roles. He is primary supervisor to five PhD students having supervised to completion PhD, MSc and BSc (Med Sci) students. He is vice chair of the MVLS ethics committee, advisor of studies for undergraduate medical students and coordinates clinical academic trainees through the GATE program (Glasgow Academic Training Environment).
Dr. Quinn combines his research portfolio with active teaching and clinical commitments in the stroke units of the major Glasgow hospitals.