John S Kim

John S Kim, MD

Division:
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Department:
Medicine
Call 800.257.0757
Primary Location:
Transplant Center

Fourth Floor

1300 Jefferson Park Ave.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Fax:
434.243.9540
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine
Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine
Research Interests:

Interstitial lung disease, pulmonary fibrosis, human population cohorts

Clinical Practice:
Interstitial Lung Disease, Pulmonary & Respiratory Care, Lung Transplant
About
Title:
Assistant Professor
Biography
Dr. John Kim, M.D., M.S., grew up in Maryland and attended undergraduate school at Johns Hopkins University. After graduating, he went on to receive his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He moved to Dallas to complete a residency at the University of Texas Southwestern, serving an additional year as Chief Resident.
 
He followed this up with a fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care at Columbia University. Dr. Kim completed a T32 research training fellowship at Columbia and earned a Master of Science in Patient-Oriented Research/Biostatistics from the Mailman School of Public Health. In 2019, Dr. Kim joined UVA as an Assistant Professor of Medicine.
 
Dr. Kim’s research interests are in identifying modifiable risk factors that may contribute to pulmonary fibrosis, with a particular focus in fatty acids and sleep disorder breathing. 
 
Outside of work, Dr. Kim enjoys spending time with his family, running, hiking, cooking, and reading.
Awards
  • 2019, American Thoracic Society Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology Abstract Scholarship
  • 2019, Fellows' Research Award and Columbia Medicine Grand Rounds Presentation 
  • 2019, Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Scholars Award 
  • 2019, NIH Loan Repayment Award
  • 2018, American Thoracic Society Fellows Track Symposium Travel Scholarship
  • 2018, Stony Wold-Herbert Fund Research Award
  • 2017, American Thoracic Society Clinical Problems Research Abstract Scholarship
Education
Primary:
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency:
University of Texas Southwestern
Fellowships:
Columbia University