Kwang-Youn A Kim

  • 1071 Citations
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Research Interests

Dr. Kim's research interests involve statistical problems that arise in genetics and genomics research. He is particularly interested in developing statistical methods and computational tools to identify genes involved in Mendelian and complex genetic disorders. His work emphasizes the importance of characterizing gene-gene and gene-environment interactions in successfully identifying disease genes. Dr. Kim's research can be applied to various types of experiments, including genomic studies with high-throughput microarray data. His recent work has contributed in understanding the regulation of gene expression in the mammalian eye.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Iowa

… → 2006

Research interests

  • Asthma
  • Biostatistics
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Genetics
  • Genomics
  • Health Literacy
  • Health Policy
  • Infectious Diseases

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Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Literacy Medicine & Life Sciences
Mechanics Medicine & Life Sciences
Hypertension Medicine & Life Sciences
Molecular Epidemiology Medicine & Life Sciences
Medication Errors Medicine & Life Sciences
Sleep Medicine & Life Sciences
Odds Ratio Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2007 2024

Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
Hearing Loss
Hearing Tests
Occupational Diseases
Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome
Coronary Aneurysm

Research Output 2002 2019

  • 1071 Citations
  • 44 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate

Clinical correlates and heritability of cardiac mechanics: The HyperGEN study

Khan, S. S., Kim, K-Y. A., Peng, J., Aguilar, F. G., Selvaraj, S., Martinez, E. E., Baldridge, A. S., Sha, J., Irvin, M. R., Broeckel, U., Arnett, D. K., Rasmussen-Torvik, L. J. & Shah, S. J., Jan 1 2019, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 274, p. 208-213 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular Epidemiology
African Americans
Social Adjustment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Biomechanical Phenomena
1 Citation (Scopus)

Physical Activity Is Associated with Lower Odds of Cognitive Impairment in Women but Not Men Living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection

Chow, F. C., Makanjuola, A., Wu, K., Berzins, B., Kim, K-Y. A., Ogunniyi, A., Ellis, R. J., Robertson, K., Tassiopoulos, K. & Taiwo, B. O., Jan 7 2019, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 219, 2, p. 264-274 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Virus Diseases
Logistic Models
Women's Health

Test-retest reliability of the Newest Vital Sign health literacy instrument: In-person and remote administration

Russell, A. M., Patel, D. A., Curtis, L. M., Kim, K-Y. A., Wolf, M., Rowland, M. E. & McCarthy, D. M., Apr 1 2019, In : Patient education and counseling. 102, 4, p. 749-752 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
Vital Signs
Reproducibility of Results
Opioid Analgesics

Fetal cord blood and tissue immune responses to chronic placental inflammation and chorioamnionitis

Singh, A. M., Sherenian, M. G., Kim, K-Y. A., Erickson, K. A., Yang, A., Mestan, K. K. L., Ernst, L. M. & Kumar, R., Nov 19 2018, In : Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology. 14, 1, 66.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fetal Blood
Live Birth