Originally born in China, Dr. Chen received her undergraduate training at the University of South Florida in Tampa. She then received her doctorate degree in medicine at the University of Florida.
She completed her residency in 2010 at the University of Florida, Department of Psychiatry. She is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Her expertise is in psychopharmacology and student mental health services.
She is currently working in the outpatient setting at the CWC, her main clinical duties include treating students with mental illness and collaborating with onsite therapists. She also provides direct supervision of psychiatric nurse practitioners at the CWC. Dr. Chen also has inpatient responsibilities/privileges at the UF Health affiliated psychiatric hospital.