Prof. Chen graduated with PhD at Cornell University, and did post-doctoral training with Dr. Harold Varmus at Weill Cornell Medicine. She joins University of Chicago as assistant professor in 2020 as a K99/R00 awardee and has many papers published in Nature Biotech, Nature Med, Cell Stem Cell, JEM and JCI etc.
Above 30 publications
Cancer biology, stem cell biology, regenerative tissue engineering and genetic engineering, generation of pulmonary lineage cells
HONORS AND AWARDS
AACR-KCA (Korean Cancer Association) Young Investigator Scholarship
K99/R00 NIH Pathway to Independence Award
Arnold O. Beckman Foundation Postdoctoral Fellows Award
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Scholar-in-Training Award