Lin                            Liu

Lin Liu

Lin Liu MD, PhD

UBMD Pathology and Anatomical Sciences


Surgical Pathology


Professional Summary:

I am interested in all aspects in general surgical pathology with major focus on medical renal and genitourinary pathology. I also have special interest in immunology and molecular pathology. Due to my previous long years research training, I would like to continue the endeavor in research directed to address clinical related questions and disease mechanisms.


Surgical Pathology

Physician Gender:


Hospital Locations (for inpatients only):

  • Buffalo General Medical Center

Insurance Accepted:

  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Better Health Plan, Inc. (HMO)
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WNY Inc
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Empire
  • Fidelis
  • GHI
  • Independent Health Association (HMO)
  • Magnacare
  • Medicare
  • North American Administrators
  • Nova
  • Preferred Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Health Care (HMO)

Education and Training:

  • Fellow, Surgical Pathology, Pennsylvania Hospital, Penn Medicine (2015)
  • Residency, Pathology, Univeristy of Pittsburgh Medical Center (2012)
  • Senior research Associate, Immunology, University of Pittsburgh (2008)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Immunology, Yale University School of Medicine (2003)
  • PhD, Biochemistry and Biophysics, Univeristy of Pennsylvania (1999)
  • Physician, Internal Medicine, China-Japan Friendship Hospital (1994)
  • MD, Beijing Medical University (Peking University Health Science Center) (1992)

Awards and Honors:

  • NIH Training Grant (2005)
  • NIH Training Grant (2003)
  • Howard Hughes Institute fellowship (2001)
  • Full scholarship from University of Pennsylvania Gratuate Biological Studies (1999)

Research Profile:

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