Jin K. Kim, MD


  • Residency: Stanford Health Care (2023-2026)
  • Internship: Stanford Health Care (2022-2023)
  • MD: Virginia Commonwealth University (2022)
  • Undergraduate: University of Virginia, BS in Biomedical Engineering (2015)



  • Interventional Movement Disorders, Neuromodulation, DBS surgery
  • Global Health, Disparities in healthcare access



Kim, JK., Abijay, C., Dodson, C., Johnson, A., Sasaki, M., Shen, J., Toth, J., Dugue, R. (2024).  Impact of Language Barriers on the Care of Dizzy Emergency Room Patients. Poster presented at: Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Symposium at Stanford University; 2024 May 6; Palo Alto, CA.

Barrett, M.J., Negida, A., Mukhopadhyay, N., Kim, J.K., Nawaz, H., Jose, J. and Testa, C. (2024), Optimizing Screening for Intrastriatal Interventions in Huntington's Disease Using Predictive Models. Mov Disord.  

Kim, JK. & Vorona, G. (2023, October 19). Leigh Syndrome. American College of Radiology: Case in Point.

Barrett, MJ., Mukhopadhyay, N., Kim, JK., Nawaz, H., Jose, J., Testa, C. (2022). Prediction of caudate and putamen volume in early Huntington’s disease using clinical characteristics. Abstract presented at: Huntington Study Group Annual Meeting; 2022 November 3-5; Tampa, Florida.

Nestler JA, Kim JK, Goodreau AM, Mountziaris PM, McGuire KP. Invasive stage III breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma successfully treated with incomplete resection. BMJ Case Rep.2022 Apr 4;15(4):e246664. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2021-246664. PMID: 35379678; PMCID: PMC8981349

Kim, JK., Graham, L., Bear, H. (2021). Combination neoadjuvant immunotherapy with anti-PD1 antibody and guadecitabine results in survival of mice without metastasis or local recurrence after primary mammary fat pad tumor resection. Poster presented at: Medical Student Research Day at the VCU School of Medicine; 2021 April 9; virtual.

Ali, S., Liu, J., Kim, JK., Karikari, N., Vernon, M., Murphy, P., Yu, T., Agbeibor, V. (2020). Attitudes and Practices regarding Menstrual Health Management in Volta Region, Ghana. Poster presented at: AAFP 2020 Global Health Summit; 2020 September 16-18; virtual.

Kim, JK. & Robinson, A. (2020, October). Medical students play a vital role during pandemic. Richmond Academy of Medicine Ramifications, 26(3), 5.

Kim, JK. From the Sidelines. Harvard Medical Student Review, 11 June 2020

Weaver JL, Arandjelovic S, Brown G, K Mendu S, S Schappe M, Buckley MW, Chiu YH, Shu S, Kim JK, Chung J, Krupa J, Jevtovic-Todorovic V, Desai BN, Ravichandran KS, Bayliss DA. Hematopoietic pannexin 1 function is critical for neuropathic pain. Sci Rep. 2017 Feb 14;7:42550. doi:10.1038/srep42550. PMID: 28195232; PMCID: PMC5307344.

Weaver, J.L., Kim, JK., Chung, J., Jevtovic-Todorovic, V., Bayliss, D.A. (2014). Pannexin 1 contributes to neuropathic pain. Poster presented at: Anesthesiology Department Celebration of Research, Charlottesville, VA.



Patel, A.B., Quigley, S.F., Kim, JK., Siegmann, E.G., Veugen, Z.O., Fiascone, R.M., Bourque, S.M., & Murgida, M.F. (2021). European Patent EP3546156B1: Razor handle with a pivoting portion. European Patent Office

Verasamy, M.T., Siegmann, E.G., Kim, JK., Washington, J.A., Johnson, R.H., Fiascone, R.M., Veugen, Z.O., Fontecchio, & M., Baer, T.A. (2021). United States Patent US10899030B2: Razor handle with a pivoting portion. United States Patent Office

Siegmann, E.G., Bourque, S.M., Baer, T.A., Kim, JK., & Fiascone, R.M. (2019). United States Patent US20190299448A1: Razor handle with a pivoting portion. United States Patent Office

Verasamy, M.T., Kim, JK., Washington, J.A., Johnson, R.H., Fiascone, R.M., Veugen, Z.O., Fontecchio, M., & Broemse, N. (2019). United States Patent US20190299471A1: Razor handle with a pivoting portion. United States Patent Office



  • Poster Presentation Winner, Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Symposium, Stanford University (2024)
  • VCU School of Medicine Dean’s Summer Research Fellowship (2019)
  • P&G Gillette Greater Boston Awards: Exceptionally Action Driven (2017)
  • Magna Cum Laude, University of Virginia (2015)
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honors (inducted 2014)



Yoga, hiking, running, live music, concerts, collecting vinyl records, painting