David J. Park, DO, FACOFP

Governor


Dr. Park is the Southern Utah Campus Dean for Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine located in Ivins, Utah. Prior to joining RVUCOM,  Dr. Park served in various capacities in medical education during his ten year tenure with Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine. He served as the Chair for the Department of Primary Care, Assistant Dean for GME, and the Chief Academic Officer for the TUMEC OPTI. He was also the founding Program Director of the Family Medicine Residency at Valley Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas. 


Dr. Park received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1998. He completed an ACGME/AOA dually accredited family medicine residency program at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, an affiliate of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.  He is board certified by the ABFM and AOBFP. Dr. Park is also a graduate of the AOA Health Policy Fellowship program.  

Dr. Park became an ACOFP Fellow in 2010 and was also awarded the ACOFP Fellows Most Outstanding Scientific Paper Award. An active member of the ACOFP, Dr. Park was the founding Faculty Advisor for the TUNCOM student ACOFP chapter and has served on various ACOFP committees, including the Scholarship & Student Loan Committee; Osteopathic Family Medicine Educators Committee; Program Committee; and the Convention and Site Committee. He has served as the Program Co-Chair for the ACOFP’s 47th Annual Convention in 2010 and was the Program Chair for the 2013 OMED conference in Las Vegas. 

Dr. Park has traveled internationally to promote and deliver osteopathic primary care with the International Primary Care Educational Alliance and DOCARE International.