Dr Xiaoping Lin
BA (Arts and Economics), Grad Dip Psych, PostGrad Dip Psych, Phd
Telephone: +61 3 9902 4481
Dr Xiaoping Lin joined the Department of General Practice as a Research Fellow in July 2016. She works closely with Prof Danielle Mazza and oversees the LEAD (Lung cancer diagnostic and treatment pathways: A comparison between CALD and Anglo-Australian patients) project. Xiaoping has a background in psychology and her main research areas include mental health, dementia, cancer, and health service development and evaluation. Being an immigrant, Xiaoping has a particular interest in health and cultural diversity and has worked in many projects involving people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds. Xiaoping completed her PhD at the University of Melbourne in 2014 and her PhD explored the nature of older parent-child relationships and their associations with older people’s psychological wellbeing, with a focus on the differences and similarities between older Australian-born people and older Chinese immigrants.