Chen graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) from the University of Sydney in 2012. She developed a keen interest in hand therapy whilst working at Sydney Hospital Hand Unit. Since then she has further developed her knowledge in the treatment of paediatric and adult hand injuries whilst working at Sydney Children’s Hospital and a private practice in Sydney. Chen has a special interest in treating complex hand trauma injuries, particularly flexor tendon repairs.
Chen is an Associate Member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association and is working towards obtaining full membership. She consults at Hills Norwest Hand Therapy and Macquarie Hand Therapy.