Katherine Kim, PhD, MPH, MBA

Katherine Kim is an assistant professor of healthcare innovation and technology, at the University of California Davis, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing. Her research focuses on the use of information technology to improve community health, care coordination, and clinical research. Her current clinical interests span cancer, obesity, heart disease, and other chronic conditions. Kim leads a research project exploring the use of a social networking platform for chemotherapy care coordination. She is also one of the PIs for a distributed clinical data research network that involves University of California, the national Veteran’s Administration, USC, RAND, and community clinics covering 21 million patients, funded by PCORI. Kim serves on advisory boards and task forces for iDASH–NIH National Center for Biomedical Computing, the federal Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, and the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute. She received her PhD from UC Davis, MPH and MBA from UC Berkeley, and Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Harvard College.