Chen Chen

Chen Chen is a research associate for Think Global Health at the Council on Foreign Relations. Before coming to CFR, she was a community reporting fellow at KTOO Public Media in Juneau, Alaska. She studied global affairs as a Schwarzman Scholar in Beijing, China. She has interned with public health organizations in the U.S. and China, conducted infectious disease research, and is a science journalist with articles published in outlets such as Medscape Medical News, The Plain Dealer, The Third Pole, and Oxpeckers Investigative Environmental Journalism. 


COVID Deaths in Rural China

Funerals and traditions during Spring Festival travel


How Shepherds Access Health Care in Lesotho

Hurdles and innovations for nomadic and semi-nomadic people


A Look at Food Warning Labels in Mexico

Little black octagons are part of a growing arsenal of policy efforts to combat obesity


Over One Million Projected COVID Deaths in China

IHME's Ali Mokdad breaks down what that means


Letting Omicron Loose

A look at vulnerabilities in health-care capacity in China 


China's Media Coverage of COVID-19 Is Shifting

What it means for the future of Zero-COVID