Ada T. Lin, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Ada T. Lin, MD, FAAP

Ada T. Lin, MD, FAAP

Contact Information

Critical Care
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-3444
FX: (614) 722-3443

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus


Ada T. Lin, MD, FAAP, is an Internal Medicine, Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care board certified physician at Nationwide Children’s. She is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics for The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Lin earned her Bachelor of Arts at Harvard University and attended medical school at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. She completed her residency at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital and St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Michigan and her fellowship at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Dr. Lin is a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. Her research interests include QI analysis of asthma therapies, use of simulation in trainee education, mechanisms of gram positive sepsis, immunologic and metablic differences between chronically ill children who become critically ill and well children who become critically ill and palliative care medicine.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Mandarin

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/30/1998


  • University of Michigan Health System
    Date Completed: 06/30/2002


  • St. Louis Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2005


  • St. Louis Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2007


  • Pediatrics


  • Critical Care


  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Critical Care
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 05/31/2011


  • Muszynski, JA; Sartori, J; Steele, L; Frost, R; Wang, W; Khan, N; Lee, A; Lin, A; Hall, MW; Ayad, O. 2013. Multidisciplinary Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Ventilator-Associated Tracheobronchitis in the PICU.  PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE. Vol. 14, no. 5. (June): 533-538.
  • Lin,Ada; Loughman,Jennifer,A; Zinselmeyer,Bernd,H; Miller,Mark,J; Caparon,Michael,G. 2009. Streptolysin S Inhibits Neutrophil Recruitment during the Early Stages of Streptococcus pyogenes Infection.  INFECTION AND IMMUNITY. Vol. 77, no. 11. (November): 5190-5201.
  • Rosch,Jason,W; Vega,Luis,Alberto; Beyer,John,M; Lin,Ada; Caparon,Michael,G. 2008. The signal recognition particle pathway is required for virulence in Streptococcus pyogenes.  INFECTION AND IMMUNITY. Vol. 76, no. 6. (June): 2612-2619.
  • Muszynski, JA, Sartori, J, Steele, L, Frost, R, Wang, W, Khan, N, Lee, A, Lin, A, Hall, Mark and Ayad, O,. A multi-disciplinary quality improvement initiative to reduce ventilator-associated tracheobronchitis in the pediatric intensive care unit.  Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.
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