Lina Mu


Lina Mu.

Lina Mu


Lina Mu


Research Topics

Environmental epidemiology; air pollution; water pollution; cancer molecular epidemiology (primarily lung cancer, breast cancer and Upper-GI cancers); gene-environment interaction; cancer survival.

Contact Information

273A Farber Hall

Buffalo NY, 14214

Phone: (716) 829-5381

Fax: (716) 829-2979

Overview Publications News


Lina Mu, PhD, 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