Dr Jae Kim

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Dr Jae Kim

Dr. Jae Kim is a Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the University of California, San Diego and Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego with dual appointments in the Divisions of Neonatology and Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. His special areas of clinical and research interests include neonatal nutrition, neonatal bowel injury, bedside ultrasound and resuscitation. His current active research centers on optimizing human milk feeding for the premature infant and pioneering the use of bedside ultrasound in the NICU. He is the Scientific Director of the newly formed San Diego Mothers’ Milk Bank as well as the Nutrition Director of an innovative, nationally recognized multidisciplinary program to advance premature infant nutrition at UC San Diego called SPIN (Supporting Premature Infant Nutrition). He is the coauthor of the book, Best Medicine: Human Milk in the NICU. He is a current member of the AAP Committee on Nutrition. He is the past Director of the Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program at UC San Diego-Rady Children’s Hospital.