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Sarang K. Yoon, D.O., M.O.H.

Languages spoken: English

Academic Information

Departments: Family & Preventive Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical), Community Physician Group - Affiliated Physician

Divisions: Physicians

Academic Office Information

sarang.yoon@hsc.utah.edu

(801) 581-4800

Rocky Mtn Center for Enviro/Occupational Hlth

391 Chipeta Way, Room: Suite C
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Board Certification

  • American Board of Preventive Medicine (Occupational Medicine)

Research Interests

  • COVID
  • Healthcare Workers
  • First Responders
  • Frontline Workers
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Prospective Studies
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Community and Preventive Medicine
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Injury Prevention
  • Obesity Prevention
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders Epidemiology

Dr. Yoon is an Assistant Professor at the University of Utah Rocky Mountain Center for Occupational and Environmental Health. Her responsibilities include research, teaching, administration, and patient care. She is board-certified in Occupational Medicine. She has performed research on lateral epicondylitis of a large prospective cohort study and on the health and wellness of firefighters, specifically focusing on the topic of obesity. Currently, she is performing research on a large prospective cohort study on COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness in essential and frontline workers with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). She is also conducting a clinical trial on influenza vaccine efficacy with the CDC. She enjoys teaching and mentoring and looks forward to the opportunity to further develop this aspect of scholarship in her career. She is the course director for OEHS 6504 Clinical and Behavioral Aspects of Preventive Medicine. She is the Assistant Program Director for the Occupational Medicine Residency. In addition to her clinical and academic responsibilities, she serves as a medical director/occupational health specialist and has various other administrative roles.

Education History

Chief Resident University of Utah School of Medicine
Occupational Medicine
Chief Resident
Graduate Training University of Utah School of Medicine
Occupational Health
MOH
Residency University of Utah School of Medicine
Occupational Medicine
Resident
Internship West Anaheim Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Intern
Professional Medical Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine
Osteopathic Medicine
DO
Certification University of California, Los Angeles
Pre-Medical and General Science Studies
Certificate
Undergraduate University of California, Los Angeles
Spanish
BA