Special interests: Canine sports medicine and rehabilitation, arthroscopy, regenerative medicine, thoracic surgery, trauma and fracture repair Board Certified, American College of Veterinary Surgeons Staff Surgeon, Las Vegas Veterinary Specialty Center, August 2015 to present Staff Surgeon, Valley Oak Veterinary Center, Chico, CA Aug 2012 to 2015 Small Animal Surgical Residency and Orthopedic Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN 2008-2012 Associate Veterinarian, Minnetonka Animal Hospital, Minnetonka, MN 2007-2008 Small Animal Rotation Internship, , University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN 2006-2007 University of Minnesota, DVM, 2006 Dr Lin has given several presentations at local and national conferences on topics such as non- surgical management of canine cruciate disease and cartilage imaging for the canine elbow. She has published her findings in peer reviewed veterinary journals and abstracts. She is currently serving on the board of the Veterinary Orthopedic Society as their communications officer. When she is not at work, she spends her time with her two dogs, Nema and Tia Rosa, her cat Stanley, and her fiancé Travis. She is an avid long distance runner, rock climber and skier.