Name: Nan Lin
Hometown: St. Paul, Minnesota
Hobbies: Reading, traveling, macro-photograph
Languages you speak: English and Mandarin
Furthest I've traveled from home: Tanzania, Africa
Favorite activity in the Twin Cities: Too many to choose from, but my favorite is hiking in the local parks
Why I chose this specialty: Pediatric neurology had the perfect combination of working with the pediatric population and their families as well as the cognitive challenges of neurology. I also had an excellent mentor in this field that was very supportive and represented the type of physician that I wanted to be.
Why Medicine: I really like the service aspect and the privilege for caring for a family and making tangible contributions to their quality of life and health.