Office Info

924 Westwood Blvd, Suite 420, Room M

Shawn Chen

Programmer Analyst


Shawn Chen graduated with a BS and MS in biomedical engineering from UCLA before joining MII as the lead programmer for the Integrated Diagnostic Reports (IDR) web application.  Since then, Shawn has also worked as the main programming support for many of the department's research projects.  He is experienced in both front-end and back-end web development, as well as most current healthcare IT standards (FHIR, HL7, DICOM).  



Arnold CW, Oh A, Chen S, Speier W. Evaluating topic model interpretability from a primary care physician perspective. Comput Methods Programs Biomed. 2016 Feb;124:67-75. DOI: 10.1016/j.cmpb.2015.10.014. Epub 2015 Oct 30. PMID: 26614020; PMCID: PMC4724339PDF
Arnold CW, Wallace WD, Chen S, Oh A, Abtin F, Genshaft S, Binder S, Aberle DR, Enzmann DR. RadPath: A Web-based System for Integrating and Correlating Radiology and Pathology Findings During Cancer Diagnosis. Acad Radiol. 2016 Jan;23(1):90-100. DOI: 10.1016/j.acra.2015.09.009. Epub 2015 Oct 27. PMID: 26521686. PDF


Chen X, Arnold CW. Integrating UIMA annotators in a web-based text processing framework. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013;192:1191. PMID: 23920965PDF
Arnold CW, McNamara M, El-Saden S, Chen S, Taira RK, Bui AAT. Imaging informatics for consumer health: towards a radiology patient portal. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013 Nov-Dec;20(6):1028-36. DOI: 10.1136/amiajnl-2012-001457. Epub 2013 Jun 5. PMID: 23739614; PMCID: PMC3822110.PDF


McNamara M, Arnold CW, Chen S, El-Saden S, Taira RK, Bui AAT. Patient portal for neuro-radiology with consumer oriented terminology. National Library of Medicine Informatics Fellowship Conference. 2012.

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