Joon Yun, MD
President and Managing Partner, Palo Alto Investors, LP
Revolutionizing social good innovation
Dr. Joon Yun is the President and Managing Partner of the hedge fund Palo Alto Investors, LP It was founded in 1989 with approximately $2 billion in assets invested in healthcare. Board certified in radiology, Dr. Yun served on the clinical faculty at Stanford from 2000-2006. He has served on numerous boards, and he is currently a trustee of the Salk Institute. Dr. Yun and his wife Kimberly launched the Palo Alto Longevity Prize (worth $1 million) and donated $2 million to support the National Academy of Medicine's Longevity Grand Challenge. Dr . Yun received his M.D. from Duke Medical School and B.A. from Harvard College.