Grace L. Chen, MD is the Deputy Chief of the Clinical Trials Program at the Vaccine Research Center, NIAID. She leads protocol development for the VRC and has served as Principal Investigator and Associate Investigator on Phase I and II IND clinical trials studying vaccines and monoclonal antibodies targeting HIV, influenza, Zika and other emerging infectious diseases. She completed a residency in internal medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School and a clinical fellowship in infectious diseases at the NIH. She is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University and George Washington Universtiy School of Medicine. Dr. Grace Chen is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases.