Executive Director and Co-Founder
MGH Center for Cross-Cultural Student Emotional Wellness
As Executive Director and Co-Founder of the MGH Center for Cross-Cultural Student Emotional Wellness, a nonprofit volunteer organization based in Boston, MA, Justin A. Chen, MD, MPH delivers talks and trainings to families, clinicians, and educators throughout the United States on promoting the emotional health and resilience of diverse student populations. Dr. Chen is a practicing clinical psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders in young adults. He holds administrative and educational leadership roles at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, where he is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry. His interests include cross-cultural psychiatry, stigma, mental health disparities, and medical education.
Dr. Chen received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Yale University. He completed his residency in adult psychiatry at MGH/McLean followed by a Master of Public Health in Clinical Effectiveness at the Harvard-T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a Dupont-Warren Research Fellowship focused on improving engagement of depressed Chinese immigrants into mental health care at South Cove Community Health Center in Boston's Chinatown.
Tuesday, May 30
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Thursday, June 1
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM