University of California – San Diego Student Lead
Michelle Chen is in her fourth year at the UCSD School of Medicine and one of the 2021 Choosing Wisely STARS. She has a background in public health, having received her master’s of public health in health policy and management. She also previously worked in health services research at the Cedars-Sinai Center for Outcomes Research and Education as a research coordinator. Michelle is passionate about improving health care value and educating future clinicians about research stewardship. She served as the 2022-2023 Value Based Health Care Fellow at Dell Medical School’s Musculoskeletal Institute in Austin, TX during her gap year.