Dr. Jennifer Young was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and received her bachelor’s degree from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in 2001. She completed her medical education at Georgetown University in 2005, her residency at Stanford Hospital & Clinics and received her board certification in Internal Medicine in 2008. Dr. Young also serves as Clinical Assistant Professor at the Stanford School of Medicine.

Dr. Young approaches medical care with the philosophy of shared decision making. She feels it is her job to give each patient her best advice about their options and to empower her patients to make informed choices about their health care.

Clinical Focus

  • Internal Medicine
  • Primary Care

Academic Appointments

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations

  • Associate, American College of Physicians (2006 - 2009)
  • Member, American College of Physicians (2009 - Present)
  • Member, American Medical Women's Association (2015 - Present)
  • Associate, American Society of Hematology (2008 - 2009)
  • Member, American Medical Association (2005 - 2008)

Professional Education

  • Residency:Stanford University School of Medicine (2008) CA
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2008)
  • Medical Education:Georgetown University (2005) DC
  • B.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Journalism (2001)

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