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D. Alan Herbst

Associate Director of CSH Clinics

Alan Herbst graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2010, earning a dual major B.A. degree in History and Psychology. He completed the University of Pennsylvania 1-year Pre-Medicine Post-Baccalaureate program in 2012 and attended medical school at the Perelman School of Medicine from 2013-2017. While at Perelman, Alan was active in several educational programs including two camps for high school students interested in medicine, and he served as a Chief Anatomy TA during his 4th year. With regards to leadership, he served on the UCHC Medical Clinic board and founded the Agnew Surgery Clinic, which would later become the Center for Surgical Health. For his efforts, he was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. In 2017, Alan started general surgery residency at the University of Pennsylvania. Currently, he is pursuing a Master of Science in Translational Research, serves as the Associate Director of Clinics for the Center for Surgical Health, and is pursuing a career in academic Cardiac Surgery.