Philip Chow headshot

Philip I-Fon Chow

Assistant Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Psychiatry and NB Sciences
Office location and address
560 Ray C. Hunt Dr
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903

Dr. Chow is an Assistant Professor at the Center for Behavioral Health & Technology at the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Virginia. His research interest includes the use of mobile technology in monitoring and alleviating distress for various health issues.  He has particular interest in how mobile technology can be used to increase access and reach to vulnerable populations. In addition to mobile health research, Dr. Chow has expertise in the fields of emotion and personality traits.

Dr. Chow obtained his B.A. in Psychology at Cornell University, his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and did his clinical internship at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed postdoctoral training in the UVA Department of Psychology and is a 2016 NIH mHealth Training Institute Scholar. When not working, he is busy trying to keep up with his infant daughter and two dogs. He loves taking his canoe to the lake and enjoys the many natural wonders that central Virginia has to offer.

MD-PSYCH Evaluating a Mobile Application to Reduce Distress in Breast Cancer Survivors using an Adaptive Design
Source: U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH)
December 01, 2020 – November 30, 2024
Virginia Kincaid Cancer Research Fund
Source: Virginia Kincaid Charitable Trust
November 10, 2017 – June 30, 2024