Dr. Lin is active in both patient care and research. He has been involved in multiple clinical trials investigating endovascular treatment modalities in aortic aneurysm and carotid artery stenting. He has developed an active research program in clinical and basic science that includes several research grants funded by the National Institutes of Health to study the molecular pathogenesis of peripheral arterial occlusive disease.
Dr. Lin has published more than 300 scholarly articles in the fields of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy. He also serves on the editorial boards or as a reviewer for many prestigious journals. His publications have appeared in New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of Vascular Surgery, Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery, Journal of Surgical Research, Atherosclerosis, Vascular Surgery, Journal of Vascular Interventional Radiology, Journal of Endovascular Therapy, Journal of the American College of Surgeons, and American Journal of Surgery. He has authored more than 55 book chapters and edited 3 vascular textbooks.
He presents his work regularly at national and international meetings and symposia. Dr. Lin's writing and presentations have focused on a range of subjects including endovascular treatment of aortic aneurysms, thrombolytic therapy for deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, endovascular treatment of lower extremity occlusive disease, experimental models of endovascular therapy, and thrombolysis in arterial and venous thrombosis research.