Lina Mu, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Graduate Director of MPH Program, and Director, MPH Concentration in Epidemiology

Associate Director, Office of Global Health Initiatives

Contact Information

273A Farber Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214-8001
Phone: 716-829-5381
Fax: 716-829-2979


Faculty Links


Lina Mu, MD, joined the department in June 2008 as an assistant professor. She was promoted to associate professor in August 2013. Previously she was an AACR scholar in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at Yale University School of Medicine.


  • PhD, Epidemiology and Health Statistics, Fudan University, P.R. China, 2002
  • MD, Shanxi Medical University, Shanxi, China, 1995

Professional Training

  • Scholarship, AACR Scholar, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 2006-2008
  • Fellowship, Unit of Descriptive Epidemiology, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Lyon, France, 2002-2003
  • Fellowship, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, 2001

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association for Cancer Research
  • International Epidemiologic Association
  • International Society for Environmental Epidemiology
  • Molecular Epidemiology Working Group

revised: 2017-02-28