Assistant Professor and Chief of Microvascular and Robotic surgery in the Department of Otolaryngology at SUNY Downstate. Dr. Lin completed her Otolaryngology residency at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine- McGaw Medical Center. She then graduated from fellowship at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary-Massachusetts General Hospital at Harvard Medical School in Head and Neck Surgery, Microvascular Reconstruction and Skull base Surgery. She has authored and coauthored numerous scientific publications and textbook chapters and given numerous visiting lectures and scientific presentations. Her latest book chapters include a chapter on scalp reconstruction in "Facial Surgery: Plastic & Reconstructive". She has also been appointed the Assistant Director of the Center for Head and Neck Surgery and Skull Base at New York Methodist Hospital.