Philip Chen

Chief Strategy OfficerSonic Healthcare USAAustin, TX
Philip Chen

Bio: Philip Chen, M.D., Ph.D. is a board-certified pathologist and the Chief Strategy Officer at Sonic Healthcare USA. Phil has been practicing pathology and running laboratories in commercial, non-profit, and academic settings. He founded Cognoscenti Health Institute in 2002, which was acquired by Sonic Healthcare. He also ran the clinical laboratories across two health systems: the University of Miami, and Jackson Health Systems in South Florida.Throughout his career, Phil has been exploring ways to practice laboratory medicine outside of the laboratories. In recent years, he has been focusing on using clinical and financial informatics to deliver value-based services and constructing new, value- and outcome-based reimbursement arrangements. Phil obtained his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and received pathology training at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.