About the VSee Team

About VSee Team

We’re more than a telemedicine platform. We’re people who believe in the power of telemedicine to save money, save lives, and improve healthcare. Our mission is to make telehealth an everyday experience, and we’re committed to helping our partners succeed at this. VSee serves over 2000 clients including GE, Shell, Trinity, DaVita, McKesson, Optum and NASA Space Station.

In the Beginning…

VSee was founded in 2008 by two Stanford PhD students, Dr. Milton Chen and Dr. Erika Chuang. They wanted to change how we worked by making remote work simple. Dr. Chen did his PhD research on the psychology of video communications, and also coded the original VSee video application.  Dr. Chen has the privilege to deploy VSee for former President Obama’s Inauguration, the Navy Seals, and notables such as former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, former UN Secretary-general Ban Ki-moon, Angelina Jolie, and Linkin Park. Dr. Chen has also been on numerous humanitarian and medical missions trips, personally traveling to Iraq twice, Syria twice, as well as Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America on many occasions.

Today we are a global tribe of designers and engineers passionate about using our skills to make a difference in the healthcare space. Telemedicine shouldn’t be another EMR nightmare, and doctors don’t need more apps they won’t use. We’re here to create a telemedicine experience that’s as simple and accessible as shopping online. That’s what we’re all about.

VSee is funded by Salesforce.com, National Science Foundation, and In-Q-Tel


Our Adventures

We love traveling, and we love having opportunities to use our telemedicine platform for good. Check out some of our adventures below.

VSee iraq refugee telemedicine

VSee Team in Iraq

VSee Philippines orphans fly

Helping Filipino Orphans Fly

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VSee Team Bonding Moments

Having the priviledge to work from home doesn’t mean we don’t get to see each other. Every year, our team will go for several a week-long fun vacation at an exotic location.

VSee Getaway in Malaysia

Team Getaway in Malaysia

Team Getaway in Phuket

VSee kayak

Team Getaway in Taiwan

Our People

Our Advisory Board

James Davis, PhD, Technical Advisor

James is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of California, Santa Cruz. His research expertise is in novel sensor systems for both scientific measurement and user interface design. His award winning research has resulted in over 80 invited talks, patents, and peer-reviewed publications.

Pat Hanrahan, PhD, Technical Advisor

Pat is the Canon USA Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Stanford University. He received two Technical Academy Awards for his revolutionary work in the field of computer special effects. A pioneer of computer-mediated visualization, Pat was a founding employee of Pixar.

Terry Winograd, PhD, Technical Advisor

Terry is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science at Stanford University. Terry is world-renowned for designing effective computer-mediated interaction. He was the PhD advisor to Larry Page, whose project became Google.

David Kelley, Technical Advisor

David is the founder of IDEO and a professor (and lead creator) of Stanford University's School of Design (d.School). An Edison Achievement Award recipient, David has helped revolutionize ideas of creativity and design, pioneering the first Apple mouse, the first Palm Treo, and Steelcase's Leap chair.

Dharmendra Ghai, Regional Business Strategist for GCC

Dharmendra Ghai (FHIMSS CHCIO) is Authority in Healthcare Informatics and Innovation. He guides and acts as VSee Regional Business Strategist for GCC and brings Leadership for partners ecosystem. More on www.dharmendraghai.com.

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