- ABMS Radiology - Therapeutic Radiology
- Kyungpook Univ School of Medicine, 1959
Residencies & Internships
- Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer, Radiation Oncology, NY, 1972
- Montefiore Medical Center, Rotating, NY, 1969
I specialize in Radiation Oncology.
Dr. Kim attended Kyungpook University School of Medicine in Korea, where he obtained his medical degree. While studying at Kyungpook University Dr. Kim received high honors graduating Summa cum laude. He then continued his education by attending University of Iowa to study radiobiology and biophysics. Dr. Kim graduated from the University of Iowa receiving his Ph.D. in both subjects.
After completing both degrees Dr. Kim served as an intern at Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx, New York. After his internship Dr. Kim did his residency training in the department of radiation oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, New York. While a resident at Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Dr. Kim also served as a research associate at the Sloan-Kettering Institute for Cancer Research in the biophysics division.
During his career Dr. Kim has been received many academic and hospital appointments which include:
Member and Professor at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Professor of Radiation Oncology at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH
Professor at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit MI
Chairman of the Department of Radiation Oncology at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI. He is currently a Chairman emeritus at the same institution.
He has also served as a consultant in several capacities including:
Editorial board member of Radiation Research, Clinical Cancer bulletin
Member of the Radiation study section and Sub-committee D of National Cancer Institute of NIH
Scientific reviewer of Department of Defense, Washington D.C.
Dr. Kim is also a member of several professional societies which include: Radiation Research Society, American Association of Cancer Research, American Medical Association, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Michigan Radiological Society and many more.
Clinical Areas of Interests and Expertise:
Clinical expertise: CNS tumors, Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Malignant Lymphomas, and Endocrine Tumors; Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Areas of Clinical Research: Combined Use of Targeted drugs and Radiation Therapy; Combined Use of Gene Therapy and Radiation Therapy; Radiation Protection and Mitigation of Normal Tissue Radiobiology.
Honors and Awards
Fellow, American College of Radiology (FACR), 1986
Doctorate in Medical Science (Honorary Degree), Kyungpook University, Korea, 1990
Herndon Chair in Oncology Research, Henry Ford Health System, 1990
Distinguished Alumni Lecturer, Kyungpook University, Taegu, Korea, 1996
Florence Chu Lecturer, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 1997
“Top Doctors” in Consumer’s Guide - 2002
“Best Doctors in America” - 2003-2007
“Top Doctors in Cancer” - 2005-2007