Dr. Chin completed her Ph.D. in chemistry at Boston University under the mentorship of Professor Mark Grinstaff. During her graduate studies, she was recognized for her leadership, outreach, and research accomplishments, receiving the Feldman Award and being appointed a Laursen Research Scholar. Dr. Chin led the development of the HG Coating technology invention. As the developer of the HG coating technology, and co-founder of HG Coating LLC., she has experience in leading and managing highly interdisciplinary research teams and collaborative research projects, as well in as preparing, securing, and managing grant contracts. In addition to her research background in biochemistry, polymer science, biomaterials chemistry, and translational research, Dr. Chin has also published manuscripts in peer-review journals, is the co-inventor on several patents, and has presented at local and national conferences.