Jae-Sung Kim, PhD

Professor of Surgery

Education:

PhD in Animal Health and Biomedical Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1996-1999

Master’s of Science in Chemistry, Seoul National University, Korea, 1988-1990

Post Doctoral Education:

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Cell & Developmental Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 1999-2001

Research Interests:

Elucidating mechanistic roles of mitochondria and autophagy in ischemic liver injury

Understanding how mitochondrial autophagy (mitophagy) affects liver aging

Developing therapeutic strategies to attenuate ischemia/reperfusion injury in fatty livers

PubMed link for Dr. Kim