Jolinta Lin, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Radiation Oncology


Phone:

(404) 778-3473

Location:

Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University and Georgia Cancer Center for Excellence at Grady

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Biography

Jolinta Lin, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Lin practices general radiation oncology and specializes in the treatment of breast and gastrointestinal cancer. She treats patients at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University and Grady Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Lin is a member of multiple professional organizations including the American Society for Radiation Oncology, the American Board of Radiology, and the American College of Radiology.

Outside of work, Dr. Lin enjoys swimming and tennis.

Education

Dr. Lin graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a BS in Biology, and completed medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She completed her medical internship at Greater Baltimore Medical Center and her radiation oncology residency at University of Maryland Medical Center.

Awards

Dr. Lin has been recognized for her academic and research pursuits. In residency, she was awarded the Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award, as well as a Department of Radiation Oncology SEED grant. Dr. Lin was elected to represent her peers nationwide and served on the American College of Radiology Resident Fellow Section Executive Committee from 2014-2015. Besides her academic pursuits, she continues to be committed to excellent patient care. In 2013, she was recognized by the University of Maryland Center Commitment to Excellence Employment Engagement Team for going beyond expectations to provide quality patient care.

Research

Dr. Lin’s research interests include understanding mechanisms of toxicity from radiation therapy, identifying potential pathways to decrease side effects, and improving patients’ quality-of-life issues. While in residency, she helped initiate a clinical trial that studied the effects of probiotics in patients undergoing prostate cancer treatment.

Publications

Dr. Lin is the co-author of several articles in peer-reviewed journals.