Jia Chen, PhD

by Jasmine Phiri

November 13, 2020

Offering Lead, Blockchain Solutions, Healthcare and Life Sciences,
IBM Watson Health

Dr. Jia Chen is an Offering Leader of Blockchain solutions for Healthcare and Life Sciences at IBM Watson Health. She serves on the IBM Academy of Technology Leadership Team. She previously led technical strategy at IBM Watson Health Innovation, with a focus on data and AI. She held technical leadership positions for Innovation, Health Solutions for Smarter Cities, Technical Sales & Watson Client Experience Centers at CHQ, Global Markets and IBM Watson. While she was with IBM Research, she was named one of the top 35 technology innovators under the age of 35 worldwide by MIT’s Technology Review and the Best Researcher of the Year by Small Times magazine. She received her PhD in Physics from Yale University.