Hyunmi Kim, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Medical Director, Children's Epilepsy Center and Neurophysiology
Pediatric Neurologist

Children's Pediatric Neurology Practice

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Neurology
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Ewha Womans University, South Korea, Seoul, 1989
Doctoral Degree: Ewha Womans University, South Korea, Seoul, 1997
Residency: Pediatric Neurology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 2006
Fellowship: Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, 2007


  • Pediatric Neurology, The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology, The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Epilepsy Society

Publications / Presentations
  • Authored/co-authored 35 publications
  • Authored/co-authored 33 journal articles
  • Authored/co-authored 20 journal abstracts
  • Participated in 20 national presentations
  • Participated in 0 local presentations
  • Presented at 20 research conferences

  • Resident Travel Award, 2004, 27th Annual Meeting of American Society Neuroimaging
  • American Academy of Neurology Resident Scholarship, 2005
  • American Neurological Association Resident Scholarship, 2005

Professional Interests
  • Epilepsy
  • Pre-surgical studies for epilepsy surgery
  • Multimodal brain imaging studies including Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) and Magnetoencephalogram (MEG) study
  • Outcome research including of quality of life study and comparative effectiveness analysis.