Tingfang (Tina) Chen, MD

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Tingfang (Tina) Chen, MD, is an attending psychiatrist with the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and the Behavioral Health Integrated Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Emergency psychiatry, Consultation-liaison psychiatry, Early-onset/adolescent psychosis, Eating disorders
Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY


Psychiatry - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


Child & Adolescent Psychiatry - Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Psychiatry – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Psychiatrist

Medical Director, Behavioral Health Integrated Program (Consultation-Liaison service)

Associate Director of Medical Student Education, Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Psychosis and childhood-onset schizophrenia

Awards and Honors

2020, Power of Positive People in Excellent Service (POPPIES) Award at CHOP
2015, The Hospital Services Award of Excellence, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
2011, Honors in Consult Liaison in Psychiatry, Bellevue Hospital
2006, Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
2003-2007, Dean’s List in Academic Achievements, New York University
2003-2007, Presidential Honors Scholar, New York University

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2016-present, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
 - 2022-present, Women's Committee Group Mentorship Program Pilot on Leadership
2013-present, American Psychiatric Association