M.D. with MD Receives MDA Personal Achievement Award

posted on October 1, 2009 - 11:55am
John Quinlan, of Lakeside Park, Ky., has two criteria for doing most things, says his wife, Laura Sams. “He asks, one, ‘Will it accomplish something?’ And two, ‘Will I have fun doing it?’ He does not allow himself to give less than full effort to anything.” Determination and drive have led Quinlan, director of the MDA Clinic at the University of Cincinnati (UC), to a great many accomplishments,...
posted on September 1, 2007 - 2:02pm
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 5
Derek received a special achievement award from the judge. Never let it be said that Derek Turner of Medical Lake, Wash., lets disability hold him back when it comes to doing the things he wants to do.
posted on May 1, 2004 - 4:45pm
How hard can it be to defy the odds, or should I say easy? How many times will I let doors slam in my face, or how many times will I welcome the second door of opportunity? Can I do things that society labels uncommon? Better yet, watch me turn society's uncommon tasks into...