Dr. Kim's field of expertise is in perinatal clinical research. She is the PI for several research studies utilizing non-pharmacologic treatments for perinatal depression. She has contributed over 20 research publications, including several papers in the American Journal of Psychiatry. Currently, Dr. Kim is recruiting for 2 intervention studies and 2 translational/pathophysiology studies.
One of Dr. Kim's intervention studies investigates Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) as a treatment for perinatal depression. This study is funded by the National Institutes of Mental Health.