Education and Training
BS, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University
MD, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
MS, Translational Research, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
Preliminary Medicine: Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Des Plaines, IL
Neurology: Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ
Clinical Neurophysiology/Epilepsy: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Dr. Chen received her undergraduate and medical degrees from Northwestern University and a master’s degree in Translational Research from the University of Pennsylvania. She completed her Neurology training at the Barrow Neurological Institute, where she was chief resident, and Clinical Neurophysiology/Epilepsy training at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She was an Instructor of Clinical Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine prior to joining the faculty at the University of Maryland, School of Medicine in September 2016.
epilepsy, seizure disorders, epilepsy surgery, epilepsy and imaging
Davis KA, Nanga RP, Das S, Chen SH, Hadar PN, Pollard JR, Lucas TH, Shinohara RT, Litt B, Hariharan H, Elliott MA, Detre JA, Reddy R. Glutamate imaging (GluCEST) lateralizes epileptic foci in non-lesional temporal lobe epilepsy. Sci Transl Med. 2015 Oct 14;7(309):309ra161. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaa7095.
Khambhati AH, Davis KA, Oommen BS, Chen SH, Lucas TH, Litt B, Bassett DS. Dynamic network drivers of seizure generation, propagation and termination in human neocortical epilepsy. PLoS Comput Biol. 2015 Dec 17;11(12):e1004608. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004608