Lin Shen M.D. is a Clinical and Research Fellow in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Endoscopy at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.
Lin attended Stanford University for his undergraduate studies where he majored in Human Biology. He then attended Yale School of Medicine, and subsequently completed his Internal Medicine residency at Yale New Haven Hospital. After residency training, Lin spent a year at Yale as an academic hospitalist before coming to Brigham and Women’s Hospital for GI fellowship. Lin has worked on multiple health IT projects including automatic neuroimaging segmentation algorithms, natural language processing-assisted identification of possible hepatocellular cancer in cirrhotic patients, as well as a number of EPIC-related implementation and optimization efforts both at Yale and the Brigham. His primary interests are clinical decision support, at-risk cohort identification, and workflow optimization.
The BWH/MGH Clinical Informatics and Innovation Fellowship is a 2 year fellowship focused on creating future leaders in the field of clinical informatics. Clinical Informatics fellows have the opportunity to work with experts in the field of informatics throughout the entire Partners Healthcare ecosystem while also pursuing a Master of Biomedical Informatics (MBI) from Harvard Medical School or a Master of Public Health from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.