Sun H. Kim MD, MSAssociate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Gerontology and Metabolism, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
Sun H. Kim, MD, MS, is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Gerontology and Metabolism at Stanford University School of Medicine. She completed her undergraduate training at Stanford University, medical training at UC San Diego, and internal medicine residency at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. She returned to Stanford to complete her endocrinology fellowship and postdoctoral training with Dr. Gerald Reaven. She received a Career Development Award from the National Institutes of Health and currently conducts patient-oriented research focused on mechanisms of diabetes development. She has conducted several studies evaluating the epidemiology of prediabetes, physiology of the prediabetes phenotype, and mechanisms of emerging therapeutics in individuals with prediabetes.
DisclosuresDr. Kim was a co-investigator on the D2d study evaluating the effects of vitamin D supplementation for the prevention of type 2 diabetes.
Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:
- Association of COVID-19 With Incident Diabetes
- Persisting Prediabetic Conditions and Glomerular Filtration Rate
- Nomenclature for Kidney Function and Disease
- Association of Prediabetes With CKD Progression and Adverse Cardiovascular Outcomes
- Effect of Vitamin D and Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplementation on Kidney Function in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes