Dr. Chen graduated from University of California-Irvine with a B.S. in Biological Sciences and received his M.S. in Biological Sciences from Stanford University. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Human Genetics from University of California-Los Angeles with a NIH pre-doctoral fellowship. He then completed his post-doctoral training at UCLA and Finnish Genome Center. Subsequently, he obtained his M.D. degree from University of California-Irvine. In additional, Dr. Chen completed his residency training in anatomic pathology from UC Irvine Medical Center and one year of clinical cytogenetics fellowship at UCLA. Currently, he is an associated laboratory director and point director for somatic testing at Ambry Genetics.