The American Osteopathic Foundation’s 2013 Outstanding Resident of the Year Awarded to Yewah Jung, DO

Dr. Jung, who received her osteopathic medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and her master's in Public Health from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, had served as Co-Chief for the residency program (Academic Year 2012-2013).

The Foundation states the following on their website:

  • "The Outstanding Resident of the Year Award recognizes and honors outstanding osteopathic residents who embody a great spirit of altruism and whose combination of clinical promise, leadership, ability to think outside the box, and commitment to their patients and the osteopathic profession separate them from the majority."
  • "Residents are the future of the medical profession and are looked upon to become future leaders in the osteopathic profession, advocates for their patients, and some even become national and world leaders in health care or research."