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Catherine Chen | Education

Undergraduate School

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

1985, Cambridge, MA

Graduate School


Harvard School of Public Health

1990, Boston, MA

Medical School

Harvard Medical School

1990, Boston, MA


Beth Israel Deaconness Medical Center

1997, Boston, MA


The Hospital For Sick Children

1999, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Catherine Chen | Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery)

Catherine Chen | Professional History

Dr. Chen has been a member of the Department of Surgery at Children’s Hospital since July 1999. She was appointed Division Chief in Pediatric Surgery at Boston Medical Center in 2012. Dr. Chen accepts referrals for all types of general pediatric surgical problems, including abdominal, thoracic, inguinal, and head and neck disorders in pediatric and neonatal patients. Dr. Chen sees new patients at Children’s Hospital in her Boston and Peabody offices, and at Boston Medical Center. She performs surgical procedures at Children's Hospital in Boston, Waltham, and Lahey-Danvers, and at Boston Medical Center.

Catherine Chen | Publications