Dr. Steve Lin is an emergency physician, trauma team leader, and scientist in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital. He is an Associate Professor and clinician-scientist in the Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, and an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Physics at Ryerson University. He is also an Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) medical director and instructor at the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, and is currently the medical director of the ACLS education program at St. Michael’s Hospital.
Dr. Lin’s translational research program aims to optimize resuscitation for cardiac arrest patients with specific interests in developing and evaluating drug therapies and devices that allow for goal-directed therapy in resuscitation. His work includes pre-clinical resuscitation studies to large clinical trials to guidelines development, which are supported by local and national grants including the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada.