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Tyson Kim, MD, PhD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0002-5275-6614 Additional info
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    Collapse Biography 
    Collapse Education and Training
    University of Miami Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, FloridaFellowship07/2019Cornea, External Disease, Refractive Surgery
    University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center, Ann Arbor, MIResidency07/2018Ophthalmology
    OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OHInternship06/2015Preliminary Medicine
    University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CAMD05/2014Medicine
    University of California San Francisco/Berkeley, San Francisco, CAPhD05/2012Bioengineering
    University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CABS06/2005Physics
    Collapse Awards and Honors
    Heed Ophthalmic Foundation2018  - 2019Heed Fellow
    University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center2017  - 2018Walter R. Parker Resident Teaching Award
    University of Michigan2017  - 2017UM Biomedical Innovation Cup Winner
    University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center2016  - 2017LaBerge Research Award
    OhioHealth Riverside Hospital Preliminary Medicine2014  - 2015Intern of the Year Award
    UC San Francisco2013  - 2013Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on Sustainability Team Award
    National Institutes of Health, NHLBI2011  - 2014Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award
    UC Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program2010  - 2011UC TRDRP Dissertation Award
    UC Berkeley Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology2009  - 2009Global Venture Labs Team Winner
    UC San Diego2005  - 2005John Holmes Malmberg Prize

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    Smartphone-based Non-dilated Retinal Imaging for Screening Diabetic Retinopathy
    NSF Innovation Corps, UM CoE Jun 1, 2016 - Jun 1, 2017
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Smartphone-based Retinal Imaging for Screening of Eye Disease
    UM Michigan Translation and Commercialization for Life Sciences Feb 1, 2016 - Dec 30, 2017
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Notch Enhances Shear-mediated Arteriogenesis in Cerebral Vessels
    NIH/NHLBI F30HL099005Mar 1, 2011 - Feb 28, 2015
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Notch Enhances Shear-Mediated Arteriogenesis in Cerebrum
    UC Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program 19DT-007Jul 1, 2010 - Mar 1, 2011
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Patrick Li, Yannis Paulus, Jose Davila, John Gosbee, Todd Margolis, Daniel Fletcher, Tyson Kim.. Usability testing of a smartphone-based retinal camera among first-time users in the primary care setting. BMJ Innovations. 2019; 5(4).
    2. Patel TP, Aaberg MT, Paulus YM, Lieu P, Dedania VS, Qian CX, Besirli CG, Margolis T, Fletcher DA, Kim TN. Smartphone-based fundus photography for screening of plus-disease retinopathy of prematurity. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2019 Nov; 257(11):2579-2585. PMID: 31501929.
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    3. Patel TP, Kim TN, Yu G, Dedania VS, Lieu P, Qian CX, Besirli CG, Demirci H, Margolis T, Fletcher DA, Paulus YM. Smartphone-Based, Rapid, Wide-Field Fundus Photography for Diagnosis of Pediatric Retinal Diseases. Transl Vis Sci Technol. 2019 May; 8(3):29. PMID: 31171996.
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    4. Zhao PY, Kahana A, Kim TN. Blurred Vision and Wrinkled Retinas in an Elderly Man. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019 02 01; 137(2):226-227. PMID: 30589928.
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    5. Kim TN, Myers F, Reber C, Loury PJ, Loumou P, Webster D, Echanique C, Li P, Davila JR, Maamari RN, Switz NA, Keenan J, Woodward MA, Paulus YM, Margolis T, Fletcher DA. A Smartphone-Based Tool for Rapid, Portable, and Automated Wide-Field Retinal Imaging. Transl Vis Sci Technol. 2018 Sep; 7(5):21. PMID: 30280006.
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    6. Miller SE, Thapa S, Robin AL, Niziol LM, Ramulu PY, Woodward MA, Paudyal I, Pitha I, Kim TN, Newman-Casey PA. Glaucoma Screening in Nepal: Cup-to-Disc Estimate With Standard Mydriatic Fundus Camera Compared to Portable Nonmydriatic Camera. Am J Ophthalmol. 2017 Oct; 182:99-106. PMID: 28734816.
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    7. Murphy PA, Kim TN, Huang L, Nielsen CM, Lawton MT, Adams RH, Schaffer CB, Wang RA. Constitutively active Notch4 receptor elicits brain arteriovenous malformations through enlargement of capillary-like vessels. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Dec 16; 111(50):18007-12. PMID: 25468970.
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    8. Lindskog H, Kim YH, Jelin EB, Kong Y, Guevara-Gallardo S, Kim TN, Wang RA. Molecular identification of venous progenitors in the dorsal aorta reveals an aortic origin for the cardinal vein in mammals. Development. 2014 Mar; 141(5):1120-8. PMID: 24550118.
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    9. Lyo V, Cattaruzza F, Kim TN, Walker AW, Paulick M, Cox D, Cloyd J, Buxbaum J, Ostroff J, Bogyo M, Grady EF, Bunnett NW, Kirkwood KS. Active cathepsins B, L, and S in murine and human pancreatitis. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2012 Oct 15; 303(8):G894-903. PMID: 22899821.
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    10. Goodwill PW, Saritas EU, Croft LR, Kim TN, Krishnan KM, Schaffer DV, Conolly SM. X-space MPI: magnetic nanoparticles for safe medical imaging. Adv Mater. 2012 Jul 24; 24(28):3870-7. PMID: 22988557.
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    11. Kim TN, Goodwill PW, Chen Y, Conolly SM, Schaffer CB, Liepmann D, Wang RA. Line-scanning particle image velocimetry: an optical approach for quantifying a wide range of blood flow speeds in live animals. PLoS One. 2012; 7(6):e38590. PMID: 22761686.
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    12. Murphy PA, Kim TN, Lu G, Bollen AW, Schaffer CB, Wang RA. Notch4 normalization reduces blood vessel size in arteriovenous malformations. Sci Transl Med. 2012 Jan 18; 4(117):117ra8. PMID: 22261032.
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    13. Jelin EB, Kim TN, Nathan N, Miniati D. Synchronous ipsilateral Bochdalek and Morgagni diaphragmatic hernias: a case report. J Pediatr Surg. 2011 Dec; 46(12):2383-6. PMID: 22152887.
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    14. Eric Jelin, Henrik Lindskog, Yung Hae Kim, Tyson Kim, Salvador Guevara-Gallardo, Rong Wang.Coordinated arterial-venous programming through arterial contribution to the vein: implications for vascular malformations and tumor angiogenesis. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2011; 213(3).
    15. The neuropathic pain mediator Cathepsin S (CatS) promotes activation of nociceptive pathways in mouse pancreas. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2011; 213(3).
    16. Herbert SP, Huisken J, Kim TN, Feldman ME, Houseman BT, Wang RA, Shokat KM, Stainier DY. Arterial-venous segregation by selective cell sprouting: an alternative mode of blood vessel formation. Science. 2009 Oct 09; 326(5950):294-8. PMID: 19815777.
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    17. Murphy PA, Lam MT, Wu X, Kim TN, Vartanian SM, Bollen AW, Carlson TR, Wang RA. Endothelial Notch4 signaling induces hallmarks of brain arteriovenous malformations in mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Aug 05; 105(31):10901-6. PMID: 18667694.
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    18. Tsai PS, Migliori B, Campbell K, Kim TN, Kam Z, Groisman A, Kleinfeld D.Spherical aberration correction in nonlinear microscopy and optical ablation using a transparent deformable membrane. Applied Physics Letters. 2007; 91(19).
    19. Tyson Kim, Kyle Campbell, Alex Groisman, David Kleinfeld, and Chris Schaffer.Femtosecond laser-drilled capillary integrated into a microfluidic device. Applied Physics Letters . 2005; 86(20).