Eugene P. York, MD, FACP
Program Director, Transitional Year Residency Program
As TY Program Director, Dr. York brings a broad range of experience to the Tower Health System Transitional Year, with background as chief resident, outpatient residency director, private practice physician, Chair of Medicine, Chief of Medicine, urgent care director, head hospitalist, and student clerkship director. He has received Teacher of the Year Awards at Penn State University, University of South Florida, Lehigh Valley Health System, Pinnacle Health, and Community General Osteopathic Hospital. Dr. York was recipient of the Osler Award at Lehigh Valley Medical Center, the Nirav Patel Humanitarian Award at Tower Health System, Veterans Administration commendation, and was named a Healthcare Hero by the Lehigh Valley Business Journal. He founded the Street Medicine program for the homeless of Berks County, the Internal Medicine Bedside Ultrasound Program, and has published in clinical medicine as well as medical history, including the "The Trilogy of Medicine: Medicine Past, Present and Future.” Other interests include learning and memory systems, high value cost conscious care, bedside ultrasound, wilderness medicine, and alternative medicine. Dr. York would like to welcome you to the Tower Health System family.