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Medical researcher

Shih-Hua Lin, Chinese medical researcher. Achievements include first to identify the thiazide-sensitive sodium chloride mutations in Taiwan and design the rapid clincal diagnosis and treament in patients with hypokalemic periodic paralysis.

Background

Lin, Shih-Hua was born on November 16, 1963 in Taipei, Taiwan. Son of Tsan-Tan and Lee-Shih Lin.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, 1988.

Career

Lecturer Tri-Svc. General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, 1995—2000, associate professor, 2000—2003, professor, since 2004. Research fellow St. Michael's Hospital, University Toronto, Canada, 1996—1997. Associate editor National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to identify the thiazide-sensitive sodium chloride mutations in Taiwan and design the rapid clincal diagnosis and treament in patients with hypokalemic periodic paralysis.

Membership

Member of European Renal Association, International Society for Renal Nutrition and Metabolism (correspondent. United States of America 1995), International Society of Nephrology (correspondent. 1994-1998), European Dialysis Transplant Association (correspondent.

Europe 1996), American Society of Artificial Internal Organs (ASAIO) (correspondent. United States of America 1994—2001, Lippinott Reaven award 1996, Willem J Kolff Young Investigator award and Lippincott-Reaven award 1996), American Society of Nephrology (correspondent.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Ping pong/table tennis, golf, Japanese culture, travel.

Connections

Married Yi-Chien Tan. Children: Alan, Tina, Willian, Eric.

father:
Tsan-Tan Lin

mother:
Lee-Shih Lin

spouse:
Yi-Chien Tan

child:
Alan Lin

child:
Tina Lin

child:
Willian Lin

child:
Eric Lin