Yifan Chen

Yifan Chen

Name: Yifan Chen

Department of Primary Appointment: Military & Emergency Medicine
Position: USU Faculty


Yifan Chen, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Military and Emergency Medicine joined the faculty of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in 2008. He is a medical doctor trained in China with nearly five-year experience in sports medicine. He received his Ph.D. in Physiology at Kent State University, Ohio in 1997. His doctoral work focused on effects of gender and exercise on hypertension. He continued his cardiovascular research as Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Rochester and as Research Assistant Professor at Georgetown University. For more information about Dr. Chen's publications, please click here.

Lead Activities: 

- Director of Research, Consortium for Health and Military Performance


- Co-Director, Pre-Clerkship Cardiopulmonary-Renal Module