Professor of Emergency Medicine
Dr. Janet Lin is a professor of emergency medicine in the UIC College of Medicine. She holds an affiliate appointment in the division of community health sciences in the UIC School of Public Health.
Lin is an expert in disaster preparedness and response. She has developed emergency response plans at the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System for situations ranging from flu outbreaks to tornado and other weather events.
She has traveled extensively to help international communities prepare for and respond to disasters, including working in Haiti to empower community members to reduce disaster risks and improve the delivery of health care.
She is a center affiliate for the Center for Global Health at UIC; is the associate chief executive officer for strategic integration and partnerships, UI Health; and associate director of the International and Global Health Fellowship.
Areas of Expertise
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November 18, 2020
June 26, 2014