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Michelle P. Lin, M.D., M.P.H.

  1. Neurologist



  1. Jacksonville, Florida




Michelle Lin, M.D., is a neurologist at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida, who specializes in cerebrovascular disease and stroke. She treats conditions such as: stroke related to atrial fibrillation; heart failure; patent foramen ovale (PFO); carotid artery disease and cancer, as well as intracranial hemorrhage from aneurysm, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, and vascular dementia, among others. Dr. Lin performs procedures such transcranial Doppler, high-resolution vessel-wall MRI, and functional MRI to personalize risk assessment for stroke and dementia.

Dr. Lin earned a Master of Public Health from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, followed by a medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington. She then completed a neurology residency at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, and a fellowship in vascular neurology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland.

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Lin is active in stroke-cerebrovascular disease research with funding from the American Heart Association and the National Institutes of Health. Her research focuses on risk stratification of cerebrovascular and neurodegenerative diseases using advanced neuroimaging and wearable-mobile device, and has been published in many journals within her field of medicine.

  1. Atrial fibrillation
  2. Carotid artery disease
  3. Cerebrovascular disease
  4. Heart failure
  5. Intracranial hemorrhage
  6. Moyamoya disease
  7. Small vessel white matter disease
  8. Stroke
  9. Thrombophilia
  10. Vascular dementia
  1. Angiogram
  2. Image-guided diagnostic procedure
  3. Stroke prevention
  4. Telestroke
  5. Transcranial Doppler test
  1. 2018
    Fellowship - Vascular Neurology Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  2. 2016
    Residency - Neurology University of Southern California School of Medicine
  3. 2012
    MDUniversity of Washington School of Medicine
  4. 2006
    MPHDartmouth College


  1. 2018
    Vascular NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  2. 2016
    NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    KL2 Scholar / CCaTSNational Institutes of Health KL2 Mentored Career Development Program
  2. 2019
    Research Accelerator for Clinicians Engaged in Research Mayo Clinic
  3. 2017
    T32 Clinician Scientist Training in Imaging ResearchNational Institute of Health
  4. 2017
    Mentored Clinical and Population Research AwardAmerican Heart Association
  5. 2017
    Clinical Scientist Training ProgramAmerican Heart Association
  6. 2016
    Founders AwardAmerican Academy of Neurology
  7. 2016
    Junior Investigator Travel AwardAmerican Heart Association
  8. 2016
    Resident Research Award University of Southern California School of Medicine
  9. 2015
    Resident Research Award University of Southern California School of Medicine
  10. 2015
    Annual Meeting Resident Research Travel Scholarship American Academy of Neurology
  11. 2014
    Annual Meeting Resident Research Travel Scholarship American Academy of Neurology
  12. 2004
    Sigma XiWellesley College
  13. 2004
    National Dean’s ListWellesley College
  14. 2002
    Research Stipend for UndergraduatesNational Science Foundation (NSF)

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    MemberInternational Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  2. 2019 - 2021
    Scientific ReviewerAmerican Academy of Neurology
  3. 2018 - present
    MemberStroke Clinical Practice Committee
  4. 2018 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Neuroradiology
  5. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  6. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Heart Association