Eric Sung-Yung Kim, M.D.

Eric Sung-Yung Kim, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 704
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-5823

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Patient Care Bio

Eric S. Kim, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, earned his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee. After completing his residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, Dr. Kim completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.



In addition to being the recipient of several prestigious awards, he is a member of professional organizations including the American Association of Cancer Research, American Society of Clinical Oncology and International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer. Dr. Kim brings both research and clinical expertise to Wilmot Cancer Center in thoracic and head and neck malignancies. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Scholar-in-Training Award (AACR-IASLC Molecular Origins of Lung Cancer Conference) 2012
The Jeffrey Lee Cousins Fellowship in Lung Cancer Research 2012
Achievement in Clinical Research (M.D. Anderson Cancer Center) 2012
Bristol-Myers Squibb Award in Clinical/Translational Research (Trainee Research Day, MD Anderson Cancer Center) 2012
Young Investigator Award, Conquer Cancer Foundation of American Society of Clinical oncology 2012
GlaxoSmithKline Outstanding Clinical Scholar Award (AACR annual meeting) 2011
12th Annual Fellows Award of the Annual Mayo Clinic Hematology/Oncology Reviews 2011
Texas Society of Clinical Oncology Award of Excellence 2011
Cancer Education Consortium Molecular and Translational Oncology Scholarship 2011
The A. Lavoy Moore Endowment Fund for Lung Cancer Research 2011
Merit Award (ASCO annual meeting) 2010
AACR Molecular Biology in Clinical Oncology Scholarship 2010
American College of Physicians Annual Meeting Clinical Vignette Competition 2009
Martin Brandfonbrener Scholarship 2005
Overall Fellowship for International Medicine 2004
William J. von Liebig Summer Research Fellowship 2003
Appointment at Harvard Medical School as a Research Fellow in Vascular Surgery 2003
Magna Cum Laude, Brown University 2002
Phi Beta Kappa, Rhode Island Chapter 2002
Howard Hughes Summer Fellowship 2001
Howard Hughes Summer Fellowship 1999

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology (SMD) - Primary
Assistant Professor - Cancer Center

Specialties

Hematology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MD | Vanderbilt University School of Medicine2006

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology at University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center07/01/2009 - 06/30/2012
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Chicago Hospitals07/01/2007 - 06/30/2009
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Chicago Hospitals06/20/2006 - 06/30/2007