John Olin


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Brief Bio   John Olin b. 1945

BA Fordham Univ. 1967
Peace Corps Turkey ’67-’69
Mexico travels 1970
English teacher NYC 1971
South American travels 1972
Nurses Aide ’72-’77
Johns Hopkins School Health Services ’77-’79, BS Johns Hopkins 1980
Physician Assistant (PA) 1980-1995
Neurosurgical PA, Johns Hopkins 1996-2000
Masters International Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health 2000
Research Associate Johns Hopkins School of Medicine 2001-2005 (Retired)
India 2001-2003  Protocol Manager HIV-AIDS Clinical Trial
DRCongo 2003-2005 Principal Investigator HIV-AIDS ethnographic study (pub ‘Culture, Health, Sexuality’, 2006)
Melanesian travels, 2007, Spring and Fall (book research)
Turkey, Cyprus, Syria, Republic of Georgia travels 2009-10 (book research)
East Africa travels, humanitarian work, 2012 (book research)


The Adventures of Davy Match
                        Book One     Babaru of the South Seas
                        Book TwoThe Chocolate Dam
                        Book ThreeRed Sky

The Box  Opera story and libretto

Paterno   Opera story and libretto