Dr. Penn is a graduate of Rutgers University where he obtained his Bachelor of arts Summa Cum Laude in Biological Sciences. He went on to obtain his medical degree from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Following graduation, Dr. penn completed his internship and residency training in Internal Medicine resident. He later went on to be Chief Medical Resident during which he received the Best Teaching Attending Award. Following completion of his chief residency, he completed subspecialty training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospitial where he was recognized at the Best Teaching fellow. he is a current member professional societies including the American Gastroenterological Association, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and American College of Gastroenterology. He is certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine.