Professor Shinn-Zong (John) Lin, M.D., Ph.D., is a Professor of Neurosurgery, Superintendent of China Medical University Beigang Hospital and Tainan Municipal An-Nan Hospital-China Medical University, and Vice Superintendent of the Center for Neuropsychiatry at China Medical University Hospital in Taiwan. Now, he is also the president of Taiwan Neurosurgical Society and Coeditor-in-chief of Cell Transplantation - The Regenerative Medicine Journal. With an M.D. from National Defense Medical Center in Taipei, a Ph.D. in Physiology and Biophysics from State University of New York at Stony Brook and a Master’s degree in Medical Management from Tulane University, he has served as a Professor of Neurosurgery at the National Defense Medical Center, Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery at Tri-Service General Hospital, and a Professor of Neurosurgery, Chairman of NeuroMedical Scientific Center and Superintendent at Tzu-Chi General Hospital. He is the inventor of many patented treatment technology for Brain Damage patients including the patentable technology entitled, “Treatment of Brain Damage using umbilical Cord Blood Cells”. His background also includes: Membership of Editorial Boards of Cell Transplantation, Formosan Journal of Surgery, Acta Neurologica Taiwanica, Surgical Neurology and Taiwan Neuroscience Alliance, Presidency of the Taiwan Neurosurgical Society, Membership of 23 Professional Societies, 22 Distinguished Honors and Awards, 50 Research Programs, 30 Patents, more than 265 Publications in refereed journals, 26 Books and 251 Conference Papers and Invited Lectures. He is a highly accomplished neurosurgeon and applied neuroscientist for translational innovative therapies for stroke and neuro-degenerative diseases.
Biography Updated on 21 August 2014