Holly Olson MD


Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, 1987
United States Military Academy
West Point, NY

Doctor of Medicine, 1992
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN

OB/GYN Internship and Residency, 1996
Tripler Army Medical Center
Honolulu, HI

CLINICAL FOCUS General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology 1998
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology


Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters

Army Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster

Dr. Michael K. Yancey Award for Teaching Excellence, Outstanding Staff Teacher, 2015
Tripler Amy Medical Center

Bernard J. Roth Award for Excellence in Simulation, 2013
Central Simulation Committee

Honolulu-Pacific Federal Executive Board Mentor of the Year, 2011

Inductee, 2011
Order of Military Medical Merit


Edwards, M., Sterbis, J.R., & Olson, H.L. (2014). A Military Transitional Year Professionalism Curriculum. J Grad Med Educ, 6(3), 571-573. doi:10.4300/JGME-D-13-00399.1.

Sawyer, T., Stein, A., Olson, H., & Mahnke, C.B. (2011). Development of the competency based objective resident education using virtual patient system. Med Educ Dev, 1(1), e5.

Wittich, A.C., Olson, H.L., & Elg, S.A. (1994). Tuberculous peritonitis in a young female diagnosed using mini-laparotomy: a case report. Mil Med, 159(11), 715-717.

Holly Olson MD
Assistant Professor

Deputy Designated Institutional Official
John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai’i
Graduate Medical School Education