Debbie Chen is the Founder & CEO of Hydrostasis, Inc. and a 2022 Praxis Business Fellow. She has a PhD in biomedical engineering from Tufts University, and she is an amateur Muay Thai fighter and mom of two. By combining 20 years of experience in developing optical technologies and her passion for health and wellness, Debbie is building a human-centric company that solves a massive unmet need in preventive hydration monitoring. She mentors with several startup accelerators, advocating for women and under-represented founders. Debbie was born in Taipei, Taiwan, and currently lives in San Diego, CA.