Dr. Cheng-Kuan Lin is an environmental epidemiologist with expertise in environmental and occupational exposure to air pollutants, asbestos, and petrochemicals. He is also experienced with the key epidemiological methods and models to assess risks of human health effects, including standardized incidence and mortality ratios, times-series analysis, difference-in-difference analysis, meta-analysis, and study quality assessment. He received his doctoral degree in environmental epidemiology from Harvard Chan School of Public Health.

Dr. Cheng-Kuan Lin received his Doctor of Medicine at Kaohsiung Medical University. Dr. Lin was trained in general surgery and occupational Medicine in Taiwan. With broad knowledge in clinical medicine and toxicology, he collaborated with many physicians on various clinical research projects and frequently consulted for litigation cases.


  • ScD, Environmental Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, 2018
  • MD, Kaohsiung Medical University 2012

Professional Associations

  • Taiwan Medical Association, 2012 – present
  • International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE), 2017 – present
  • International Society of Exposure Science (ISES), 2017 – present


  • Registered Medical Physician, Taiwan, 2012 - present

Most Recent Awards/Professional Honors

  • Dissertation Fellowship Award, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, 2018
  • Harvard University Consortium on Energy and Environment Award, 2017
  • Health Grant, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, 2016-2017
  • Taiwanese Physicians scholarship, Taiwanese Ministry of Education, 2014-2016