David Hyun, M.D., is a senior officer for Pew’s antibiotic resistance project, focusing on research and policy development pertaining to stewardship of antibiotics used in human medicine.
Before joining Pew, he was a practicing physician at Children’s National Medical Center, where he developed and co-chaired the antibiotic stewardship program. He also served as an assistant professor of pediatrics at the George Washington University School of Medicine. Hyun specializes in treating pediatric infectious diseases and has published and lectured widely on managing antibiotic use in inpatient and outpatient settings.
Hyun received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Minnesota and a Doctor of Medicine from Ohio State University’s College of Medicine. He completed his residency in pediatrics at Indiana University, as well as a fellowship program in pediatric infectious disease at Baylor College of Medicine. He is an American Academy of Pediatrics fellow and a member of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the Infectious Diseases Society of America.