Chris Chen on how surviving COVID-19 changed him as a CEO

Chen discusses his life-altering experience being infected with the coronavirus, what he learned about being an ICU patient, how it now informs the way he thinks about leading not just ChenMed, but the broader change needed to transform care from reactive sick care to proactive prevention, and more.


Chris Chen, MD

CEO, ChenMed

Dr. Chris Chen is Chief Executive Officer of ChenMed, a premier physician-led, technology-enabled healthcare organization. A champion for equitable health outcomes, ChenMed is transforming the care of underserved, overlooked seniors. Dr. Chen is a bold innovator leading a revolution in healthcare through a global full-risk model; custom-designed physician training programs; and a proprietary technology platform, purpose-bui Full bio ›