Addiction Psychiatry Physician
Palo Alto VA Health
University of California, San Francisco; University of California, Davis
Mountain View, California
Steven Chan (@StevenChanMD, www.stevenchanMD.com), is a clinical informaticist, an actively-practicing physician in Addiction Treatment Services at Palo Alto VA Health, and affiliate at Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Chan is co-investigator on clinical research — funded by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services — in areas of telehealth and digital mental health, with applications in underserved and minority health. Dr. Chan is a sought-after national speaker whose ideas, thoughts, and research have been featured at Fortune 50 companies such as Google; publications such as JAMA, Telemedicine and e-Health, JMIR (Journal of Medical Internet Research), U.S. News & World Report, and Wired; and on media outlets including PBS and NPR Ideastream. Dr. Chan serves as Vice Chair for the Workgroup on Mental Health & Psychiatric Apps at the American Psychiatric Association (APA), and services on the Committees on Telepsychiatry and Mental Health Information Technology.
Dr. Chan draws from his extensive medical, business, and informatics training at California’s leading institutes — UC Berkeley, UC Irvine, UC Davis, as well as UCLA, UC San Francisco and Stanford University.
Sunday, October 6
4:00 PM – 4:15 PM