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Kenneth Hung, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Contact Information

Kenneth Hung, MD, MS

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Department of Internal Medicine (Digestive Diseases), P.O. Box 208019

    New Haven, CT 06520-8019

    United States



Dr. Kenneth Hung is an gastroenterologist at Yale New Haven Hospital specializing in gastrointestinal issues among hospitalized patients. He completed his medical training at Baylor College of Medicine as a Rice/Baylor Medical Scholar. He completed his residency training at the University of Colorado and his gastroenterology fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia University Medical Center. During his fellowship training, he completed a master's degree in patient-oriented research methods within the department of biostatistics at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. He is interested in quality improvement, clinical education, and gastrointestinal bleeding.

Education & Training

  • Clinical Postdoctoral Fellow
    New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia University Medical Center (2019)
  • MS
    Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health (2019)
  • Resident
    University of Colorado (2016)
  • MD
    Baylor College of Medicine (2013)
  • BS
    Rice University (2009)
  • BA
    Rice University (2009)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Outstanding Poster PresenterAmerican College of Gastroenterology2021
Distinguished Poster First Place AwardNew York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy2019
Best Resident Research Publication (First Runner-Up)University of Colorado Internal Medicine Residency Program2015
Do No Harm Project Quarterly Winner for Best High-Value Care Clinical VignetteAmerican College of Physicians, Colorado Chapter2014
Gold Humanism Honor Society2013
Phi Beta Kappa2009

Professional Service

Digestive Diseases and SciencesReviewer2021 - Present
Techniques and Innovations in Gastrointestinal EndoscopyReviewer2021 - Present
American Gastroenterological AssociationI serve as a member on the AGA quality committee. We work to develop and test evidence-based quality measures and seek to increase awareness of the importance of quality in gastroenterology and hepatology.2020 - Present
American Gastroenterological AssociationCommittee Member2019 - Present
American College of GastroenterologyMember2018 - Present
God's Love We DeliverI volunteer in the kitchen of God's Love We Deliver, a nonprofit organization that cooks and delivers healthy meals to people living with chronic medical conditions such as cancer, heart failure, and AIDS.2018 - Present
American Society for Gastrointestinal EndoscopyMember2016 - Present

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