Thomas KimAssistant Professor

Assistant Residency Director

Research Interests:

  • Clinical Research

Clinic Focus:

  • Breast malignancies
  • Gynecologic malignancies
  • Gastrointestinal malignancies

Education/Training :

  • B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Brown University in Providence, RI
  • M.D. from Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School in Providence, RI
  • Residency in Radiation Oncology from Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL


  • Single Fraction Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Retreatment of Skull Base Recurrent Head and Neck Malignancies. Patel RA, Lock D, Kim T, Samant S, Chandler JP, Mittal BB, Kruser TJ. Cureus. 2017 May 1;9(5):e1206. doi: 10.7759/cureus.1206. PMID: 28580203
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery for brain metastases from primary head and neck carcinomas: a retrospective analysis. Patel RA, Bell JB, Kim T, Agulnik M, Chandler JP, Mittal BB, Kruser TJ. J Neurooncol. 2017 Aug;134(1):197-203. doi: 10.1007/s11060-017-2509-6. Epub 2017 May 25. PMID: 28547589
  • Hypofractionated Conformal Radiotherapy with Concurrent Full-Dose Gemcitabine Versus Standard Fractionation Radiotherapy with Concurrent Fluorouracil for Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer: a Multi-Institution Experience. Rakhra S, Strauss JB, Robertson J, McGinn CJ, Kim T, Huang J, Blake A, Helenowski I, Hayes JP, Mulcahy M, Small W Jr. J Gastrointest Cancer. 2016 Jun;47(2):196-201. doi: 10.1007/s12029-016-9821-9. PMID: 27112332
  • The Role of Lung Lobes in Radiation Pneumonitis and Radiation-Induced Inflammation in the Lung: A Retrospective Study. McCurdy M1, Bergsma DP, Hyun E, Kim T, Choi E, Castillo R, Castillo E, Guerrero T. J Radiat Oncol. 2013 Jun 1;2(2):203-208. PMID: 23828730