Frederick Ming Chen M.D., M.P.H.

 Frederick  Ming Chen M.D., M.P.H.

Bio

Dr. Chen is chief of family medicine at Harborview Medical Center and UW associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of…

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Patient Care Philosophy

I am committed to building a healing relationship over time, not only when patients are ill, but also keeping them healthy through prevention. I enjoy working with a great team of nurses, medical assistants, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals who all work together to meet our patients' complex needs.

Personal Interests

Bicycling, fishing, spending time with my two children.

Clinical Interests

General prevention and primary care.

Research Interests

Health policy; public health; medical education.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Univ. of Calif. San FranciscoMedical education1996
University of California, BerkeleyMaster1995
UW - Clinical Scholars ProgramFellowship
UW - Dept. of Family MedicineInternship
UW - Dept. of Family MedicineResidency
UW - Dept. of Family MedicineTeaching Appointment

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1996

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Family MedicineFamily Medicine1999
Dr. Chen is chief of family medicine at Harborview Medical Center and UW associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine, where he teaches health policy, conducts research, and sees patients. He attended medical school at the University of California, San Francisco and received his master’s of public health in epidemiology from UC Berkeley. After completing his residency in family medicine at the University of Washington, Dr. Chen was a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar, where he developed his research interest in health policy and medical education.

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