Gwendolyn Quinn

Primary Position: 
Professor, Morsani College of Medicine, The University of South Florida + Senior Member and Director of the Survey Methods Core, Moffitt Cancer Center
Job Responsibilities: 
Short Synopsis of Professional Interests: 
My research goals center on the need to understand the determinants of health behavior to improve health communication initiatives. The theme throughout my research has been the application of social marketing toward promotion of improved communication
Training Opportunities at Location: 
Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612
Adolescent- young adul
quality of life
clinical trials
Publications of Interest: 

Nahata L, Quinn GP, Tishelman A. A Call for Fertility and Sexual Function Counseling in Pediatrics. Pediatrics  epub ahead of print May 19, 2016 DOI: 10.1542/peds.2016-0180.   2016 Jun;137(6). pii: e20160180. PMID: 27199389. [PubMed – in process].

Oktay K, Bedoschi G, Berkowitz K, Bronson R, Kashani B, McGovern P, Pal L, Paspuleti L, Quinn GP. Fertility Preservation Guidelines for Females with Turner Syndrome. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (In Press)

Quinn GP, Peshkin BN, Sehovic I, Bowman M, Tamargo C, Vadaparampil ST. Oncofertility in Adolescent and Young Adult Hereditary Cancer: Considerations for Genetics Professionals. World Journal of Medical Genetics. (In Press).

Murphy, D., Knapp, C. A., Sawczyn, K. K., Vadaparampil, S. T., Rhoton-Vlasak, A., & Quinn, G. P. (2016). Lessons learned: Feasibility of a discussion prompting tool to increase fertility risk discussion among adolescent oncology families. The Qualitative Report, 21(1), 16-25. Retrieved from

Murphy D, Klosky JL, Reed D, Termuhlen A, Shannon S, Quinn GP. The Importance of Assessing Priorities of Reproductive Concerns among AYA Cancer Patients.  Cancer. 2015 June 5.  PMID: 26054052.