Doctor Gordon Bae was born in Seoul, South Korea and moved to Toronto, Canada at the age of 10. He received his B.A. in regenerative biology with citations in Spanish and Mandarin at Harvard College, graduating with the highest distinction (Summa Cum Laude) in his class.
He subsequently attended Harvard Medical School, where he received his M.D. and found his passion for dermatology. He finished his internship in medicine at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and is currently serving as the chief resident in the Stanford dermatology residency program. He has recently been inducted into Stanford’s Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society for his dedication to academics, professionalism, leadership, research, and service.
On his spare time, he advises a non-profit organization that he founded called Refresh Bolivia and interviews applicants for Harvard College. He enjoys weightlifting, cycling, reading, and exploring the Bay area with his wife and 3 year old daughter.