Dr. Hon Pak is board-certified in Dermatology and joins Anne Arundel Dermatology from The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Dr. Pak is a distinguished graduate of the United States Military Academy, and he received his medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences. He completed both his residency and a dermatology fellowship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
Prior to his position at GWU, he served as a dermatologist and healthcare executive in the US Army. While a staff dermatologist at Barquist Army Community Clinic, he served as the chief medical information officer (CMIO) and chief information officer (CIO) of the Army Medical Department (AMEDD) that provides healthcare to 9.5 million Army and DoD beneficiaries worldwide. Dr. Pak also served as an associate program director for one of largest dermatology residency programs in San Antonio, Texas for three years.
Dr. Pak is internationally recognized as a leader and innovator in the field of telemedicine and healthcare IT. He has conducted extensive research and published numerous articles, chapters, and books on telemedicine, teledermatology, and dermatology. Moreover, he is on the editorial board for Journal of Telemedicine and eHealth and a frequent reviewer for the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA). He is currently serving as the AAD’s representative to the Physician Electronic Health Record Consortium. In addition, he is a former president of both the Association of Military Dermatologists and the American Telemedicine Association (ATA).