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Katherine Quinn, PhD

Katherine G. Quinn, PhD

Associate Professor


  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

Contact Information


PhD, Public and Community Health, Medical College of Wisconsin
AM, Social Service Administration, University of Chicago
BA, Social Welfare and Justice, Marquette University

Research Experience

  • Adolescent
  • Health Status Disparities
  • HIV Infections
  • Homeless Persons
  • Homosexuality, Male
  • Interviews as Topic
  • Masculinity
  • Qualitative Research
  • Sexual and Gender Minorities
  • Sexual Behavior
  • Sexual Partners
  • Social Stigma

Methodologies and Techniques

  • Focus Groups
  • Interviews as Topic
  • Qualitative Research

MCW Program / Core Facilities

  • Center for AIDS Intervention Research

Research Interests

Dr. Quinn's research interests include racial disparities in HIV/AIDS, including the structural and social drivers of these disparities. She has worked on the intersections and relationships among health and poverty, inequality, housing stability, and homelessness. Additionally, she conducts research with young, Black MSM and LGBT youth.