Jina ChungM.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Dermatology, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Dermatology

Special focus on

  • Dermatopathology

Biography

Dr. Jina Chung specializes in both medical dermatology and dermatopathology (a subspecialty of dermatology that focuses on diagnosing disorders of the skin under the microscope). In particular, she has a special interest in the diagnosis of pigmented skin lesions (such as nevi and melanoma) under the microscope.

Dr. Chung obtained her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD, followed by an internal medicine internship at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital in New York, NY. She then completed her dermatology residency training at University of Iowa and dermatopathology fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA.  She regularly participates in the teaching of residents and medical students in both dermatology and dermatopathology at OHSU. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatopathology.

In her spare time, Dr. Chung enjoys baking, trying new restaurants, and spending time with her cat, Tolstoy.

Education

  • M.D., 2015, Johns Hopkins University of Medicine
  • Residency:

    • Dermatology, University of Iowa, 2019.
  • Fellowship:

    • Dermatopathology, Thomas Jefferson University, 2020.
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Dermatology, 2020.

Languages

  • Korean

Memberships and associations

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society of Dermatopathology