Biography

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Dr. Reade Quinton is a medical examiner employed by the
Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas, Texas.   He attended
medical school at LSU Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana and completed
his pathology residency training and forensic pathology fellowship at UT
Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, where he is currently an Associate
Professor of the Department of Pathology. 
He is board certified in anatomic pathology, clinical pathology, and
forensic pathology.

Dr. Quinton has been involved in child fatality
investigations for many years, and works closely with the Dallas Children’s
Advocacy Center.  In 2007, Dr. Quinton
was named the team leader for the state of Texas in the CDC’s Sudden Infant
Death Investigation (SUIDI) initiative. 
He is the medical examiner representative of the Texas State Child Fatality Review Team, and currently chairs the team. 

Dr. Quinton is the director of the Forensic
Pathology training program at the Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences.
He is an active member of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) and the National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME), and is a former chair of the NAME subcommittee on Forensic Pathology Training. 

Education

Medical School
Louisiana State University Medical Center (1999)

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Intracranial hemorrhage: Traumatic fall versus terminal collapse.
Quinton RA, Pinckard JK Acad Forensic Pathol 2012 2 1 24-29
Selecting forensic pathology as a career: a survey of the past with an eye on the future.
Hanzlick R, Prahlow JA, Denton S, Jentzen J, Quinton R, Sathyavagiswaran L, Utley S Am J Forensic Med Pathol 2008 Jun 29 2 114-22
Suicidal hangings in jail using telephone cords
Quinton RA, Dolinak D J. Forensic Sci 2003 48(5) 1151-1152
Exsanguination by subclavian-esophageal fistula associated with a left subclavian aneurysm.
Quinton RA, McClain J J. Forensic Sci. 2003 48(3) 643-5

Honors & Awards

  • Lt. Bill Walsh Service Award
    Dallas Children's Advocacy Center service award (2013)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award
    UTSW sophomore pathology course (2011)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award
    UTSW sophomore pathology course (2009)
  • Outstanding Resident Teacher Award
    Small group instructor, UTSW sophomore pathology course (2003)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Forensic Sciences
  • National Association of Medical Examiners