Jae Kim, MD, PhD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

Dr. Jae Kim is an Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Diego with dual appointments in the Divisions of Neonatology and Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.


Dr. Kim’s clinical and research interests include neonatal nutrition, neonatal bowel injury and bedside ultrasound. His current active research centers on optimizing human milk feeding for the premature infant and pioneering the use of bedside ultrasound in the neonatal intensive care unit. Dr. Kim is the Nutrition Medical Director of an innovative multidisciplinary program to advance premature infant nutrition at UCSD called SPIN (Supporting Premature Infant Nutrition).

Kim on PubMed