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educator , Geneticist , Pediatrician

Shuan-Pei Shane Lin, Chinese pediatrician, geneticist, educator. Certified pediatrics specialist, medical genetics specialist, pediatrics emergency and critical care medicine, family medicine, pediatrics endocrinology and metabolism. Named Best Teacher of Year, Mackey Memorial Hospital, 1997, 2002, Best Employee of Year, 1998.

Background

Lin, Shuan-Pei Shane was born on October 1, 1955 in Taichung, Taiwan. Son of Ta-Yaw Lin and Su-Cheng Lee.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical College, Taiwan, 1980.

Career

Senior attending physician, instructor department pediatrics Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, since 1986, director department pediatrics Taitung, Taiwan, 1988-1989, laboratory director, department medical research, since 1993, senior attending physician, director cytogenics laboratory, since 1993, director division biochemistry, genetics, department medical research, since 1995, director division genetics, department pediatrics, since 1997, member committee evaluation and guidance for developmentally delayed children, since 2000. Visiting professor department human genetics Yale University Medical School, 1989—1991. Medical consultant Center Examination and Assessment Mentally Retarded Children, Taipei City Government, since 1998.

Honorary consultant Home Health Care Medical Web, since 1998. Lecturer China Medical College, Taichung, since 1995. Assistant professor National Taipei College Nursing, since 2004, Mackay Medicine Nursing and Management College, since 2006.

Medical consultant Taipei Disability Swimming Associations, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Certified pediatrics specialist, medical genetics specialist, pediatrics emergency and critical care medicine, family medicine, pediatrics endocrinology and metabolism.

Membership

Supervisor Down Syndrome Association Republican of China, since 1991. Volunteer consultant Kaohsiung Life Line, 1976—1979. Counselor Child Welfare League Foundation Republican of China, Taipei, since 1994.

Member joint committee early intervention program Bureau of Health, Taipei City Government, since 2000. Medical counselor Taipei Institute of Pathology, since 2003. Board directors Taiwan Foundation Rare Disorders, since 1999.

Trustee Down Syndrome Foundation Republican of China, Taipei, since 1998. Honorary board directors Taiwan Mucopolysaccharidoses Association, since 1996. Honorary sponsor Taiwan Achodroplasia Association, since 1998, Taiwan Waardenburg's Syndrom Association, since 1996.

Medical counselor Taiwan Albinism Association, since 1996. Counselor Chinese Association Medical Consultation and Services, since 1997. Medical counselor Taiwan Osteogenesis Imperfecta Association, since 2000, Make-A-Wish Taipei, since 1998.

Medical counselor committee Taiwan Wilson's Disease Association, since 2002. Member medical genetics committee Bureau Health, Taipei City Government, since 2005. Committee member Committee Deliberation Rare Disorders and Orphan Drugs, Department Health, Executive Yuan Taiwan Central Government, since 2000.

Member of Taipei Medical Association (named Physician of Year 2005), Taiwan Pediatric Association (board directors since 2005), Society Development Pediatrics, Society Critical Care Medicine, International Prader-Willi Syndrome Organization (professional delegate of Taiwan since 2002, board directors since 2004, special medical advisor for Asia since 2004), Tuberous Sclerosis Association Taiwan, Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (medical counselor since 2001), Taiwan Osteogenesis Imperfecta Association since 2000, Taiwan Society Human Genetics (board directors since 1999), European Society Human Genetics, American Society Human Genetics, Chinese Taipei Association Family Medicine, Society Medical Genetics and Metabolism-Taiwan Pediatrics Association, Taipei Disability Swimming Associate (medical counselor since 2006), Formosa Toastmasters Club (founding member 1995, president 2005-2006).

Connections

Married May-Chih Grace Hsu. Children: Yu-Shuan Cheryl, Kevin Shane.

father:
Ta-Yaw Lin

mother:
Su-Cheng Lee

spouse:
May-Chih Grace Hsu

child:
Kevin Shane Lin

child:
Yu-Shuan Cheryl Lin