Young Jun Kim, Ph.D., M.D.

Associate Professor

y2.kim@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology Barry and Amy Baker Chair in Laryngeal, Head and Neck ResearchAssociate Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Education
M.D., University of California, San Diego, CaliforniaPh.D., Molecular Pathology, University of California, San Diego, CaliforniaA.B., Chemistry, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
Office Address
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
1650 Orleans Street, CRB1, Rm 4M61
Baltimore, MD 21231
Research Keywords
cancer immunology, cancer vaccines, adjuvants, translational immunology, biomarker analysis, T-cell activation, immune checkpoint inhibitors, suppressive myeloid cells, myeloid derived suppressor cells, STING adjuvants, neoantigens, NK cells, STAT3 signaling
Clinical Research Keywords
Head & neck surgery, squamous cell carcinoma, otolaryngology