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Lisa R. Chun, DO, MS, FNAOME


Lisa R. Chun, DO, MS, FNAOME is an Associate Professor in the Department of Clinical and Applied Science Education at the University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine.  Dr. Chun graduated from the seven-year combined BS/DO program through the New York Institute of Technology and the then New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (now the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine) in 1991 after completion of an undergraduate teaching fellowship in Osteopathic Principles and Practices. She completed the traditional rotating internship at St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx, NY. Then she served as the chief resident for the inaugural Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine residency graduating from the program in 1994. 

Dr. Chun has been specialty board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine since 1994 and had been in private practice in New York, Maryland, and Hawaii for twenty-six years prior to entering into academia fulltime in 2011. In 2013 she completed the Masters in Medical Education Leadership program through the University of New England and has completed several certificate programs in leadership, business, and educational research. 

Dr. Chun serves on national committees for the American Association for Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine and the American Academy of Osteopathy. She has participated with the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners since 2011 and has been national faculty since 2013. She has served as a peer reviewer for the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association since 2013. In 2014 she was inducted as a Fellow of the National Academy of Osteopathic Medical Educators. And in 2015 she was appointed to the evaluation team of the American Osteopathic Association’s Council on Osteopathic College Accreditation. 

Dr. Chun joined the UIWSOM team in September 2017 after being the Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Department Chair and concurrent founding Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Plus-One residency director. She is excited to collaborate and provide learner-centered osteopathic education and patient-centered osteopathic care throughout the continuum to San Antonio and the communities serviced by the school.