Irene Y. Chen

I am a first year Ph.D. student at MIT CSAIL, working with David Sontag in the Clinical Healthcare group. My research interests include statistical inference, graphical models, and equitable machine learning.

Prior to MIT, I worked at Dropbox as a Data Scientist and Machine Learning Engineer. I graduated from Harvard in 2014. with a B.A. in Applied Math and a M.S. in Computational Engineering. While there, I conducted research on racial and gender discrimination on Airbnb with Michael Luca and Ben Edelman.

I am co-president of Graduate Women in Course 6 for the 2017 year.

Feel free to contact me at iychen AT csail DOT mit DOT edu