Steven Chen, Pharm.D.
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, William and Josephine Heeres Chair in Community Pharmacy; Director, USC Titus Center for Medication Safety and Population Health, University of Southern California
Dr. Steven Chen is Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs at the USC School of Pharmacy, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, the William A. Heeres and Josephine A. Heeres Chair in Community Pharmacy, and Director of the USC Titus Center for Medication Safety and Population Health. He is PI or Co-I for over $18 million in grant-funded research evaluating the impact of Comprehensive Medication Management on healthcare quality, safety, cost, and patient and physician satisfaction, including a $12 million CMMI Healthcare Innovation Award. He is Co-Chair Emeritus of the HRSA Patient Safety and Clinical Pharmacy Services Collaborative (PSPC) and founder of the California Right Meds Collaborative (CRMC), a partnership between health plans, community pharmacies, and pharmacy schools providing Comprehensive Medication Management services supported by a value-based payment model. CRMC is supported in Los Angeles County by a $3 million CDC 1817 Wellness grant through the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. Dr. Chen has received over 20 local, state, regional, and national awards or honors, recognizing his work in patient care practice innovation and transformation from organizations.