University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Brian Kim, MD
Brian Kim, MD

Brian Kim, MD

Division Chief, Ophthalmology
Elliot W. Shipman Endowed Professor of Ophthalmology
Department of Surgery


Contact Information
E-mail: Brian.Kim@uvmhealth.org
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Mailstop 358WP5, Burlington, VT

Education

MD, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2000)
BA, Biology (Cum Laude), Amherst College, Amherst, MA (1995)

Postdoctoral Training

Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD (2004-2006)
Ophthalmology Resident, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH (2001-2004)
Internship, Forest Park Hospital, St. Louis University Hospitals, St. Louis, MO (2000-2001)

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2013-Present)
Elliot W. Shipman Endowed Professor of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2012-Present)
Director of Clinical Research in Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2009-Present)
Director of Specialty Advising in Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2009-Present)
Duncan W. Persons, MD, '34 Green and Gold Professor of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2006-2012)
Assistant Professor, Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2006-2012)

Awards and Honors

Distinguished Service Award (The Council), American Academy of Ophthalmology (2011)

Councilor, State of Vermont, American Academy of Ophthalmology (2010)

Clinical Research Award, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2003)

Residency Service Award, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2003)