Christine Chen

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Assistant Policy Researcher; Ph.D. Candidate, Pardee RAND Graduate School
Santa Monica Office


M.D., National Taiwan University; M.P.H in global health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Christine Chen is a doctoral candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School and an assistant policy researcher at RAND. She received her M.D. from National Taiwan University and her M.P.H. from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Prior to joining Pardee RAND, she was a research analyst at Harvard, where she worked on a project with the Taiwanese National Health Insurance Administration evaluating the performance of Taiwan’s health system. While at RAND, she has worked on projects that synthesized evidence to inform healthcare guidelines, evaluated the cost-effectiveness of new medical devices, and examined the applications of artificial intelligence in healthcare. Her research interest lies in the intersection of health and technology, particularly in the application of machine learning/artificial intelligence to improve public health and personalized healthcare.