Irene Kim, MD

Comprehensive Transplant Center
Transplant Surgeon

 
Clinical Areas of Expertise
• Kidney transplantation
• Liver transplantation
• Hepatobiliary surgery and surgical treatment of hepatic malignancies

Research Focus
• Transplantation of kidneys with incidental kidney stones
• Impact of innate and adaptive immunity on organ rejection
• Interaction of HIV-1 with CD4 receptor proteins
• Living kidney donor evaluation and assessment
• Liver transplantation and metabolic diseases

Education
• Bachelor of Science – Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1999
• Medical Degree – University of California, San Francisco, 2004
• Residency – Tufts Medical Center, General Surgery, 2004–2010
• Fellowship – Stanford University, Abdominal Transplantation, 2007–2010