Courtney Elizabeth Quinn, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Endocrine Surgery)

Research Interests

Adrenalectomy; Endocrine Gland Neoplasms; Endocrine Surgical Procedures; Thyroidectomy; Parathyroidectomy; Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures; Neck Dissection

Public Health Interests

Cancer; Health Care Quality; Health Disparities; Quality of care

Research Organizations

Surgery: Endocrine Surgery

Cancer Center

Office of Cooperative Research

Selected Publications

  • Javid M, Graham E, Malinowski J, Quinn CE, Carling T, Udelsman R, Callender GG. Dissection of Levels II Through V is Required for Optimal Outcomes in Patients with Lateral Neck Lymph Node Metastasis from Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Jun;222(6):1066-73
  • Lebastchi AH, Aruny JE, Donovan PI, Quinn CE, Callender GG, Carling T, Udelsman R. Real-time Super Selective Venous Sampling in Remedial Parathyroid Surgery. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Jun;220(6):994-1000
  • Quinn CE, Healy J, Lebastchi AJ, Brown TC, Stein JE, Prasad ML, Callender GG, Carling T, Udelsman R. Modern experience with aggressive parathyroid tumors in a high-volume New England referral center. JACS Oct 2014; J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Jun;220(6):1054-62
  • Lairmore T, Quinn C, Martinez, M. Neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas: molecular pathogenesis and current surgical management. Transl Gastrointest Cancer 2014; 3(1): 29-43.
  • Lairmore TC, Govednik CM, Quinn CE, Sigmond BR, Lee CY, Jupiter DC. A randomized, prospective trial of operative treatments for hyperparathyroidism in patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1. Surgery 2014 Dec;156 (6): 1326-34
  • Govednick CM, Snyder SK, Quinn CE, Saxena S, Jupiter DC. Minimally invasive, nonendoscopic thyroidectomy: a cosmetic alternative to robotic-assisted thyroidectomy. Surgery 2014 Oct;156 (4): 1030-7
  • Heaton TE, Santore MT, Merianos DJ, Quinn CE, Zoltick PW, Hickstein DD, Flake AW. High doses of CD3+ cells enhance hematopoietic chimerism and donor-specific tolerance without causing GVHD in the canine model of in utero hematopoietic cell transplantation. JACS 2009; 209(3):S59-S60
  • Badillo AT, Peranteau WH, Heaton TE, Quinn C, Flake AW. Murine bone marrow derived stromal progenitor cells fail to prevent or treat acute graft-versus-host disease. Br J Haematol. 2008 Apr;141(2):224-34
  • Quinn CE, Flake AW. In vivo differentiation potential of mesenchymal stem cells: prenatal and postnatal model systems. Transfus Med Hemother. 2008; 35(3): 239-247

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Courtney Elizabeth Quinn, MD, MS
Patient Care Locations
Yale Endocrine SurgerySmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale - New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste 4th Floor Multispecialty Care Center

New Haven, CT 06511
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Yale Endocrine Surgery Farnam Memorial Building (330 Cedar)
330 Cedar Street, Ste 1st Floor

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208062
New Haven, CT 06520

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