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