Dr. Lin is an assistant professor of ophthalmology at the Casey Eye Institute in Portland, Ore., in the divisions of retinal/vitreous diseases and uveitis/ocular immunology. She participates in the education of surgical retina fellows, uveitis fellows and ophthalmology residents, as well as performs independent research using animal models to identify novel therapeutic targets for uveitis.
Dr. Lin completed a joint MD/PhD program at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she graduated with honors. She performed her ophthalmology residency at the University of California San Francisco and a two-year fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery and disease at Duke University, where she was awarded a Heed Foundation fellowship and the Ron G. Michels fellowship. She then completed a second one-year fellowship in uveitis and ocular inflammation at the Casey Eye Institute.