Ann Cavazos Chen is a nurse-attorney and holds an MFA degree in Creative Writing from George Mason University. Currently she serves as a composition instructor in the English Department.
Ann Cavazos Chen received her nursing degree from the University of Virginia in 1985 and served as a US Naval Officer in the Nurse Corps between 1985 and 1990. She received her law degree from the College of William and Mary in 1991 and worked as a research associate for two professional healthcare associations; the Association of Womens Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses, and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. She attended Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and Hygiene and earned a certificate in epidemiology in 1993. She earned an MFA in Creative Writing from George Mason University in 2013.