D. Nathan Kim, MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Dr. D. Nathan Kim is an Associate Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and completed his residency program at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident. He was previously on faculty as Associate Professor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, where he also served as chair of the Radiation Oncology Data Safety Monitoring Committee. He has served as a member on the NRG Oncology Breast Committee. He has been in practice since 2006, and has significant experience in general radiation oncology, and in the research and treatment of breast malignancies. He is also experienced and has performed research in the use of advanced radiation oncology modalities for the treatment of cancer patients. He primarily cares for patients at the regional satellite clinics affiliated with VUMC.



Castle Connolly Top Doctor, Radiation Oncology 2018-present

Chief Resident, Vanderbilt University Department of Radiation Oncology, 2005-2006

Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center Annual Retreat, Most Outstanding Poster Award, 2005

RSNA Travel Grant, 2005

ASTRO Basic Science Travel Grant, 2004

Sidney Cooperband Award, Boston University School of Medicine, 2001

Angell Scholar, University of Michigan 1989

Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society, 1989



Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, 2002-2006

Internship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, 2001-2002

M.D., Ph.D.: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 2001

M.S.E.: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 1993

B.S.E.: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 1991



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