Please welcome Dr. Hua (“Linda”) Sun as Assistant Professor in the Division of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation.
Dr. Sun received all of her training from Nanjing Medical University in China that includes her Bachelor of Medicine degree in 2001, MS in 2004, and MD in 2007. Next, she completed international pediatric residency training from Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine in 2009. Dr. Sun then completed US pediatric residency from the University of Iowa Stead Family Department of Pediatrics in 2017. She recently completed nephrology fellowship training at Boston Children’s Hospital. She is board certified in Pediatrics and board eligible in pediatric nephrology.
Dr. Sun will serve as a physician scientist with a research focus in podocyte biology and genetic renal disease. While her major role will be to facilitate the expansion of the department’s research portfolio, she will also be instrumental in accelerating the expansion of specialized clinical care in the Division of Pediatric Nephrology.
Please welcome Dr. Sun to the Department, the University, and the community!