University of Washington, Seattle, WA, BA, 2005, International Studies
University College London, London, UK, MS, 2007, Public Policy
University of California, Davis, CA, PhD, 2014, Political Science
University of California, San Francisco, CA, Postdoctoral Scholar, 2016, Health Policy and Health Economics
London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK, Fellow, 2017, Health Economics

Honors & Awards

  • 2011 - 2014
    University of California, Davis, Department Travel Grant
  • 2014
    Winner of the U.S Department of Energy, Detection of Nuclear Proliferation, Network Science Idea Challenge (with Vikram Vijayaraghaven)
  • 2015
    Fall Quarter, Dean's Recognition for teaching Excellence, Apple Award
  • 2020
    Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center Award
  • 2018
    London School of Economics and Political Science Middle East Centre Academic Collaboration

Selected Publications

  1. Gailey S, Bruckner TA, Lin TK, Liu JX, Alluhidan M, Alghaith T, Alghodaier H, Tashkandi N, Herbst CH, Hamza MM, Alazemi N A needs-based methodology to project physicians and nurses to 2030: the case of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  View on PubMed
  2. Treleaven E, Whidden C, Cole F, Kayentao K, Bana Traoré M, Diakité D, Sidibé S, Kuo Lin T, Boettiger D, Cissouma S, Sanogo V, Padian N, Johnson A, Liu J Relationship between symptoms, barriers to care, and healthcare utilization among children under five in rural Mali.  View on PubMed
  3. Werner K, Lin TK, Risko N, Osiro M, Kalanzi J, Wallis L The costs of delivering emergency care at regional referral hospitals in Uganda: a micro-costing study.  View on PubMed
  4. Lin TK, Law R, Beaman J, Foster DG The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Economic Security and Pregnancy Intentions among People at Risk of Pregnancy.  View on PubMed
  5. Chu CE, Law L, Zuniga K, Lin TK, Tsourounis C, Rodriguez-Monguio R, Lazar A, Washington SL, Cooperberg MR, Greene KL, Carroll PR, Pruthi RS, Meng MV, Chen LL, Porten SP Liposomal bupivacaine decreases post-operative length of stay and opioid use in patients undergoing radical cystectomy.  View on PubMed
  6. Borno HT, Kuo Lin T, Odisho AY, Desai A, Koshkin V, Werner K, Legaspi N, Bucknor M, Bell A, Zhang S, Hope TA Evaluating determinants of receipt of molecular imaging in biochemical recurrent prostate cancer.  View on PubMed
  7. Ramos-Gomez F, White JS, Lindau HE, Lin TK, Finlayson TL, Liu JX, Gansky SA Family monetary incentives as a value-based care model for oral hygiene: rationale and design of the BEhavioral EConomics for Oral health iNnovation (BEECON) trial.  View on PubMed
  8. Bucknor MD, Lichtensztajn DY, Lin TK, Borno HT, Gomez SL, Hope TA Disparities in PET imaging for prostate cancer at a tertiary academic medical center.  View on PubMed
  9. Borno HT, Lin TK, Batniji RS Determining the impact of Medicaid expansion on cancer burden.  View on PubMed
  10. DeBoer RJ, Ndumbalo J, Meena S, Ngoma MT, Mvungi N, Siu S, Selekwa M, Nyagabona SK, Luhar R, Buckle G, Lin TK, Breithaupt L, Kennell-Heiling S, Mushi B, Philipo GS, Mmbaga EJ, Mwaiselage J, Van Loon K Development of a theory-driven implementation strategy for cancer management guidelines in sub-Saharan Africa.  View on PubMed
  11. Hala Borno, Tracy Kuo Lin, Anobel Y. Odisho, Arpita Desai, Vadim S Koshkin, Kalin Werner, Nichole Legaspi, Alexander Bell, Thomas Hope Disparities in receipt of molecular imaging in biochemical recurrent prostate cancer.  View on PubMed
  12. Lin TK, Shoair OA, Tran D, Wilson L Utilization, Cost, and Pricing Scheme of Compounded Medications for Public Health System Patients: The California Workers' Compensation System, 2011-2013.  View on PubMed
  13. Wilson L, Turkistani F, Tran DM, Huang W, Lin TK Financial Impact of Alternative Pricing Benchmarks for Physician-Dispensed Drugs in the California Workers' Compensation System.  View on PubMed
  14. Rebecca J. DeBoer, Jerry Ndumbalo, Geoffrey Buckle, Stephen Meena, Tracy Lin, Msiba Selekwa, Stella Aguinaga Bialous, Nazima Dharsee, Gabrielle Purcell, Beatrice Moshi, Li Zhang, Elia Mmbaga, Katherine Van Loon, Julius Mwaiselage Implementation of Guideline-Based Clinical Practice at Ocean Road Cancer Institute in Tanzania.  View on PubMed
  15. Lin TK, Wilson L Use and Costs of Medical Foods and Convenience-Packaged Drugs in the California Workers' Compensation System.  View on PubMed
  16. Wilson L, Lin TK, Oh A, Cao V A gray area for reimbursement: medical foods for non-inborn errors of metabolism.  View on PubMed
  17. Wilson L, Turkistani FA, Huang W, Tran DM, Lin TK The impact of alternative pricing methods for drugs in California Workers' Compensation System: Fee-schedule pricing.  View on PubMed
  18. Lin TK, Teymourian Y, Tursini MS The effect of sugar and processed food imports on the prevalence of overweight and obesity in 172 countries.  View on PubMed
  19. L. Wilson, Y. Chen, T. Lin, S. Laohavanich, K. Possin, W. Chiong, S. Bonasera, B. Miller COST AND UTILIZATION OF DEMENTIA CARE ECOSYSTEM AND GENERAL MEDICARE DEMENTIA PATIENTS.  View on PubMed
  20. Hampson LA, Lin TK, Wilson L, Allen IE, Gaither TW, Breyer BN Understanding patients' preferences for surgical management of urethral stricture disease.  View on PubMed

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