Joy E. Lin, MD


Medical School: University of California, San Francisco, 2017
Undergraduate: University of California, San Diego, 2012


Niles AN, Smirnova M, Lin JE, O'Donovan A. Gender differences in longitudinal relationships between depression and anxiety symptoms and inflammation in the health and retirement study. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2018 Sep; 95:149-157. PMID: 29864671.

Lin JE, Neylan TC, Epel E, O'Donovan A. Associations of childhood adversity and adulthood trauma with C-reactive protein: A cross-sectional population-based study. Brain Behav Immun. 2016 Mar; 53:105-112. PMID: 26616398.

DeQuach JA., Lin JE, Cam C, Hu D, Salvatore MA, Sheikh F, & Christman KL. Injectable skeletal muscle matrix hydrogel promotes neovascularization and muscle cell infiltration in a hindlimb ischemia model. European cells & materials. 2012; 23:400-12. PMID: 22665162.


2017 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
2017 Chih Award in Neuroscience
2017 Stanley M. Kaplan Essay Contest, 1st Prize
2016 Alpha Omega Alpha Carolyn L. Kuckein Student Research Fellowship
2016 American Psychiatric Association Medical Student/Resident Competition, Top Poster Award
2015 Society of Biological Psychiatry Predoctoral Scholar Award
2015 National Chinese American Physicians Society Scholarship
2014 UCSF School of Medicine Dean’s Prize in Clinical and Translational Research


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  • performing arts
  • classical music
  • literature