Richard Lin, MD

Areas of Expertise: Information systems in ICU care, Applications of engineering analysis to clinical care, Clinical research and epidemiology
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Background

    Richard J. Lin, MD, is an attending physician in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, the clinical director of the Progressive Care Unit, and the medical director of the Department of Respiratory Care Services at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He is also an assistant professor of Pediatrics and assistant professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

    Dr. Lin specializes in critical care medicine, pediatric advanced life support, advanced cardiac life support and advanced trauma life support. He has published numerous papers in prestigious scientific medical journals, including Journal of Hospital Medicine, Respiratory Care, Critical Care Medicine, and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa. 1993

    Internship

    Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Residency

    Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Fellowship

    Pediatric Critical Care, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.

    Additional Training

    Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), 2007Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS, 2007Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), 2007

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics, 1996
    American Board of Pediatrics, Critical Care Medicine, 2000

    Undergraduate Degree

    Chemical Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 1985

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician, Critical Care Medicine

    Clinical Director, Progressive Care Unit

    Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs