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John Pham, D.O.

Assistant Professor, Family Medicine

College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific - Northwest

E-Mail: jtpham@westernu.edu

Phone: 541-259-0216 | Fax: 541-259-0201
Join year: 2011


  • Chief Resident, Family Medicine, Eastmoreland Hospital, Portland, Oregon, 2002-2003
  • Residency, Family Medicine, Eastmoreland Hospital, Portland, Oregon, 2001-2003
  • Internship, Eastmoreland Hospital, Portland, Oregon, 2000-2001
  • D.O., Des Moines University Osteopathic Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa, 2000
  • B.S., Biology/Chemistry, Cum Laude, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 1994


  • American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, Board Certified, October 8, 2003, Board certified in Family Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment.
  • National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners, Certificate of completion, August 2001

Professional Experience

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Western University of Health Sciences, 2007-present
  • Clinical Adjunct Professor in Clinical Medicine, Pacific NW University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine Program -2011
  • AOA Strategic Plan 2011-2013 Retreat, Strategic plan partner, Chicago, IL, August, 2010
  • FamilyCare Incorporated, Insurance Company, Chair Quality/Management Committee, (2007-2011 ) , Physician Board Member, 2003-2011 
  • FamilyCare Incorporated, Insurance Company, Associate Medical Director, 2007-2011
  • FamilyCare Incorporated, Insurance Company, Physician Vice Chair, Board of Trustees, 2006-2007
  • Clinical Adjunct Professor in Family Medicine, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University, Des Moines University Osteopathic Medical Center, Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine.
  • Adjunct Clinical Instructor in Clinical Preceptor, Pacific University Physician Assistant Program, 2003-2011
  • Physician Preceptor, Oregon Health Sciences University Physician Assistant Program, 2005-2011
  • Oregon Vietnamese Community Association Vice President, 2004-2008
  • Ostopathic Physicans and Surgeons of Oregon, Medical Education Executive Committee, 2005-present
  • Osteopathic Pre-Med Advisor for Oregon college students, 2000-present
  • Osteopathic Independent Physicians Association, Inc., 2003-2007
  • American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, Oregon Chapter Treasurer, 2002-2005
  • Eastmoreland Hospital Medical Education Executive Committee, 2002-2005
  • AOA House of Delegates, Oregon Delegate, 2002
  • Phlebotomist, Alpha Therapeutics Corporation, 1995-1996

Work Site

  • Samaritan Health Services Family Practice Residency Clinic, Preceptor, 2011-present
  • Adventist Health Rose City, Locum Tenens/Family physician, 2011
  • Rose City Family Medicine, P.C., Solo practice/Owner/Family physician, 2003-2011  
  • Willamette Family Medicine, L.L.C., Solo practice/Owner/Family physician, 2007-2010 
  • Physician Moonlighter in Minor Injury Clinic (MIC), Kaiser Permanente Hospital, Portland, Oregon, 2001-2003 

Teaching Experience

Lectures given:

  • "How to Survive Your Medical School Rotations", SOMA Convention, San Francisco, CA, October 23, 2010
  • "Opening, Maintaining, and Expanding a Medical Pracrice", AOA 112th Annual Convention and Scientific Seminar, October 26, 2008
  • "The ABCs of Setting Up a Medical Practice and Management", AOA Convention, Las Vegas, NV, October 16, 2006
  • "Understanding Death and Dying in the Asian Community", ACOFP/OPSO Convention, Portland, Oregon 2002
  • "Why an Osteopathic Residency and What to look for when Applying for Residency?", SOMA Convention, Las Vegas, NV 2002


  • Essentials of Clinical Medicine I, II, III, IV, COMP-Northwest, 2011-present
  • Essentials of Clinical Medicine VI, Course Coordinator, 2011-present
  • Interprofessional Education, Facilitator, COMP-Northwest Liaison, 2011-present


  • DO of the Year, Osteopathic Physicans and Surgeons of Oregon, 2010
  • AOA Mentor Hall of Fame, American Osteopathic Association, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
  • Exceptional Community Leadership Award, Oregon Vietnamese Community Association, 2008
  • Finalist for "Mentor of the Year", American Osteopathic Association, 2005, 2006, 2007
  • Rising Star Award, Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation, 2007
  • AOA Mentor of the Year, American Osteopathic Association, 2007 
  • Arthur Rott Award, 2003


  • Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation, member 2000-present
  • Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of Oregon, member 2000-present
  • American College of Family Physicians, member 1996-present
  • American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, member 1996-present
  • American Academy of Family Physicians, member 2000-present
  • American Osteopathic Association, member 1996-present