Steven Chan

Steven Chan (@StevenChanMD,, a UC San Francisco (UCSF)'s Clinical Informatics physician fellow, reports on the latest technology trends as contributor to the The Doctor Weighs In video and health news blog and editorial boardmember for the Journal of Medical Internet Research (JMIR) Mental Health, and develops cutting-edge research in the areas of asynchronous telepsychiatry, smartphones and mobile wearable devices for mental health, and applications for cultural psychiatry and underserved minority health. Steve's ideas, thoughts, and research have been featured in JAMA, Healthcare, JMIR (Journal of Medical Internet Research), Wired, PBS, and NPR Ideastream. Steve serves as current American Psychiatric Association (APA) & SAMHSA MFP Fellow to the APA Council of Communications, APA Committee on Mental Health Information Technology, and the Workgroup on Mental Health & Psychiatric Apps. He is currently senior resident physician in psychiatry & behavioral sciences at UC Davis School of Medicine.