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Philip S. Chen,, American government official. Recipient National Institutes of Health Directors award, 1976, United States Public Health Service award, 1978, Distinguished Service award Department of Health and Human Services, 1993; Atomic Energy Commission predoctoral fellow, 1951-1953, National Science Foundation postdoctoral fellow, 1954-1955, Guggenheim Foundation fellow, 1966-1967.


Chen,, Philip S. was born on July 3, 1932 in St. Johns, Michigan, United States. Son of Philip Stanley and Helen Y.C. (Feng) Chen.


Bachelor of Arts, Clark University, 1950;Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, 1954.


Senior assistant scientist, National Heart Institute National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1956-1959;assistant professor radiation biology, biophysics and pharmacology, U. Rochester, New York, 1959-1967;grants associate, National Institutes of Health, 1967-1968;special assistant, branch chief Office Program Planning and Evaluation, National Institutes of Health, 1968-1972;associate director program planning and evaluation National Institute General Medical Sciences,, National Institutes of Health, 1972-1974;associate director intramural affairs, National Institutes of Health, 1974-1997;senior advisor to the deputy director for intramural research, National Institutes of Health, since 1997. Board directors National Institutes of Health Federal Credit Union, 1986-1992. Chairman Patent Policy Board, 1987-1992.

Board directors Brooke Grove Foundation, Inc.


Trustee Atlantic Union College, South Lancaster, Massachusetts, 1986-1992. Board directors Foundation for Advanced Education in Sciences, Bethesda, 1982-1991. Served to captain United States Public Health Service, 1956-1959.

Member American Physiological Society, American Chemical Society, Radiation Research Society, Sigma Xi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music; auto mechanics. Skiing; travel.


Married Inger Lise Rasmussen, April 2, 1955. Children: Bodil Lynn Chen Morris, Iver Allan.

Philip Stanley Chen,

Helen Y.C. (Feng) Chen,

Inger Lise Rasmussen

Bodil Lynn Chen Morris Chen,

Iver Allan Chen,