InYoung Kim, MD, PhD

Dr. Kim is a dermatology resident at Case Western Reserve University and an editorial contributor for Elsevier’s Practice Update in Dermatology ( She completed her undergraduate and graduate studies at the University of Chicago, where she received a PhD in Immunology focusing on the GI immune system. She believes that gut health is closely linked to skin health and is particularly interested in the role of diet and supplements in dermatologic conditions. Other interests include non-traditional (alternative and complementary) approaches to dermatologic conditions and fluorescence-guided imaging in skin cancer surgery. She enjoys spending time with her family and playing the acoustic guitar.

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