Thomas H. Quinn

Thomas Quinn, Ph.D., is a Professor of Anatomy and Surgery and Assistant Dean for Medical Admissions at Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska.  He has been on the faculty at Creighton since 1977.  Tom was educated at St. Mary’s College, Winona, Minnesota ,1967-68, Creighton University, ’69-71 (1971, BA in Fine Arts);  Akademie der Bildende Kunste, Vienna, Austria 1971; Creighton University, MS in Human Anatomy, 1973; Graduate Certificate in Biomedical Communications at the University of Nebraska, 1974; Ph.D. in Anatomy,  University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, 1981.  He founded the Clinical Anatomy Master’s Program in the Department of Biomedical Sciences, and directed it until 2014.  He has directed numerous courses and has been the recipient of many teaching awards. 

Dr. Quinn has been a member of the AACA since 1989. He became Treasurer in 1996, and served in this position until 2003. In 2003, he was chosen as the President-elect of the AACA. He served as President and past president until 2009.  He has served on the Council and chaired many AACA committees including: Financial Affairs, By-laws, Nominating, Membership, and the Journal Committee.