Caroline was born at the Naval Hospital in Bethesda, Maryland, and she grew up in Bethesda. She spent grades three to twelve at the Holton-Arms School, where she graduated as ranking scholar (valedictorian) and as a National Merit Scholar. She then attended Princeton University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude; she majored in Classics with a Certificate in Medieval Studies. At Princeton University she received the Shapiro Prize for Academic excellence and the Classics Department' s Atkins Prize for best senior thesis. She is a member of Princeton University's Phi Beta Kappa honor society. Caroline attended Duke Medical School in Durham, North Carolina. She was the recipient of a Howard Hughes Medical Institute NIH Research Scholarship, which brought her back to Bethesda to do research at the National Human Genome Research Institute at NIH. She continued to do research on chemotherapy- induced hair loss when she returned to Duke. She received her medical degree in 2011; during her time there she was awarded membership into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honorary society for her outstanding scholarship as well as leadership. In addition, Duke University Hospital awarded Caroline the "Strength, Hope and Caring" Award for her dedication to compassionate patient care; it had never before been awarded to a medical student instead of a resident doctor or nurse. Dr. Caroline Yeager came back to the D.C. area to do her internship at the George Washington University Hospital, where she received the Internal Medicine Preliminary Intern of the Year award and the George Washington University Hospital Service Excellence Pillar Award. Caroline completed her training at Emory Medical School for her Dermatology Residency, from where she graduated in June, 2015. During her third year of residency she served as the Curriculum Chief Resident for Emory University Dermatology Residency. Caroline has completed the National Board Examinations in Dermatology, and she is now a Board-Certified Dermatologist.
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