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Sun Kim

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology) at the Stanford University Medical Center

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Medical Specialties Clinic 300 Pasteur Dr A175 MC 5303 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 723-6961 Fax (650) 725-8418
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Alternate Contact
    Kristi Townsend Endocrinology Fellowship Coordinator Tel Work (650) 724-2474
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Endocrinology
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
  • Obesity
  • Diabetes andMetabolism

Academic Appointments

Honors and Awards

  • Career Development Award, NIH/NIMH (2007)

Professional Education

Board Certification: Endocrinology, Diabetes andMetabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine (2006)
Medical Education: UC San Diego School of Medicine CA (1998)
Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center CA (2007)
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center TX (2001)
M.S.: Stanford University, Epidemiology (2007)
M.D.: U.C. San Diego, Medicine (1998)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

We are interested in studying the pathophysiological processes that contribute to glucose intolerance and type 2 diabetes mellitus. My current research focuses on characterizing pancreatic beta-cell function in populations with significant insulin resistance and vulnerability to developing diabetes: individuals with schizophrenia, morbid obesity, and history of gestational diabetes.


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