Peggy G. Chen

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Associate Natural Scientist
Santa Monica Office


M.D., Columbia University; M.Sc. in health policy, planning, and finance, London School of Economics & London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; M.H.S. in health services research, Yale University; B.A. in English Literature, Stanford University


Peggy Chen is an associate natural scientist at RAND and a board certified pediatrician. Her research focuses broadly on improving health for vulnerable populations. Prior research has focused on topics including immigrant physicians, physician career satisfaction, supports for breastfeeding women, and community based participatory research.