You-Lin Tain graduated from China Medical University, Taiwan, with an M.D. degree in 1992. He later received his residency training in pediatrics and fellow training in pediatric nephrology at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital (CGMH), Taiwan. From 1999 to 2002, Dr. Tain worked as an Attending Pediatrician at Kaohsiung CGMH, Taiwan. At the same time, he attained an M.S. degree in biomedicine at the Chang Gung University, Taiwan. In 2003, he came to the USA with a Predoctoral Fellowship Award from his hospital. In 2007, Dr. Tain graduated from the University of Florida Graduate School of Medicine with a Ph.D. degree in physiology. Later he returned to Taiwan and worked at the Kaohsiung CGMH. Presently, he is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Kaohsiung CGMH and Chang Gung University College of Medicine and is the Deputy Director of the Department of Pediatrics, Kaohsiung CGMH, Taiwan. His research interests include pediatric nephrology, free radical medicine, renal physiology, developmental programming, and hypertension.
Biography Updated on 1 September 2013