Michael Kim, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics (Joint Appointment), Department of Medicine

Michael Kim

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-625-5180

Fax 612-626-4200

Office Address:
420 Delaware Street SE
Mayo B611
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware St SE
MMC 293 Mayo
8293H (Campus Delivery Code)
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Nou Ka Yang

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Administrative Fax Number

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics (Joint Appointment), Department of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs, Medical School

Medical School, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Residency, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Bachelor's Degree, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


Dr. Michael Kim joined the faculty of the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Academic General Pediatrics as a hospitalist after completing his bachelor’s degree, Medical School, and residency training at the University of Minnesota. Additionally, Dr. Kim did his residency at the University of Minnesota in the Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency Programs. From 2005-2006, Dr. Kim served as Chief Resident in Pediatrics. A member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Kim also has extensive international experience having completed a global health course in tropical medicine at the University of Minnesota, and an elective rotation in internal medicine and pediatrics at Chiang Mai University Hospital in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Dr. Kim is a Pediatric hospitalist at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital and will work with Dr. Abe Jacob on improving inpatient care delivery and building the general pediatric inpatient service.

Awards & Recognition

  • Dennis W. Watson Fellowship in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology
  • National Cancer Training Grant fellowship Award
  • Recognition of honor for participation in knowledge coop assisting freshmen medical students in academics
  • Department of Microbiology Special Service Award for civil servant employees (1991)



  • Schlievert, PM, JR Deringer, MH Kim, SJ Projan, RP Novick. 1992. Effect of glycerol monolaurate and bacterial growth and toxin production. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 36:626-631.
  • Leggiadro, RJ, MC Bugnitz, BA Peck, GS Luedtke, MH Kim, EL Kaplan, PM Schlievert. 1993. Group A streptococcal bacteremia in a mid-south children's hospital. South Med. J. 86(6):615-618.
  • Leung, DYM, JB Travers, R Giorno, DA Norris, R Skinner, J Aelion, LV Kazemi, MH Kim, AE Trumble, M Kotb, PM Schlievert. 1995. Evidence for a streptococcal superantigen-driven process in acute guttate psoriasis. J. Clin. Invest. 96:2106-2112.
  • Vath GV, CA Earhart, JV Rago, MH Kim, GA Bohach, PM Schlievert, DH Ohlendorf. 1997. The structure of superantigen exfoliative toxin A suggests a novel regulation of a serine protease. Biochemistry. 36(7):1559-1566.
  • Cockerill FR 3rd, RL Thompson, JM Musser, PM Schlievert, J Talbot, KE Holley, WS Harmsen, DM Ilstrup, PC Kohner, MH Kim, B Frankfort, JM Manahan, JM Steckelberg, F Roberson, WR Wilson. 1998. Molecular, serological, and clinical features of 16 consecutive cases of invasive streptococcal disease. Southeastern Minnesota Streptococcal Working Group. Clin. Infect. Dis. 26(6):1448-1458.



  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics