Professor S. Samuel Kim is an internationally renowned specialist in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Prof. Kim's expertise in fertility preservation has been recognized nationally and internationally. He is a pioneer in ovarian transplantation and his work has made worldwide news. He founded the International Society for Fertility Preservation (ISFP) and served as the 2nd President of the Society.
Prof. Kim completed his resident training at the Temple University in Philadelphia and fellowship at the University of Washington in Seattle. In addition, he served as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Leeds in England. Prof. Kim has served as Head and Professor of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Kansas School of Medicine until joining the American-Sino Women’s and Children’s Hospital. Prof. Kim has published extensively in many prestigious journals including `Nature` and has authored several chapters for medical textbooks. He also edited two books including ‘Principles and Practice of Fertility Preservation’. Throughout his career, Prof. Kim received numerous scientific awards and has been lecturing around the world. He is currently an editorial board member of four reputable journals including ‘Fertility and Sterility’.