Airie Kim, MD, PhD
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Airie Kim, MD, PhD

  • Pulmonology
Pulmonology | 200 Medical Plaza, Suite 365, Los Angeles, CA 90095


Dr. Airie Kim is a Pulmonary and Critical Care physician and Associate Professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine. As a physician scientist, Dr. Kim investigates the roles of iron in the development of lung pathologies, including pulmonary hypertension, acute lung injury, pulmonary fibrosis, infectious pneumonias, and smoking-related lung disease.

Dr. Kim received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and completed her Internal Medicine residency at Boston University. She came to UCLA Medical Center for her Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship training, where she also obtained a doctorate in Cellular and Molecular Pathology.




Medical Board Certifications

Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010
Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2009


Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2010


Internal Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 2007


Internal Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 2005


PhD, UCLA School of Medicine, 2013
MD, Baylor College of Medicine (MD Only), 2004


West Los Angeles


Pulmonology| Critical Care Medicine| Interstitial Lung Disease +3 more specialties

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


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