Joseph W Kim, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Assistant Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Physician Biography

During his time at the NCI, Dr. Joseph Kim was involved in clinical development of novel immunotherapies, such as therapeutic cancer vaccines and immune checkpoint inhibitors, for prostate cancer and other solid tumors. He is also a recipient of several awards, including Young Investigator Award by Conquer Cancer Foundation, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). His research interests are in early drug development, particularly immunotherapies for genitourinary cancers and others, as well as in development of biomarkers to predict responses to immunotherapy and those to identify aggressive prostate cancers at high risk of recurrence and progression. He is an active member of Society of Immunotherapy of Cancer and ASCO. His clinical interest is in care of patients with prostate cancer at various stages, muscle invasive bladder cancer and those with metastatic disease.

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Prostate and Urologic Cancers Program

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine AB of Internal Medicine (2010)

  • Medical Oncology AB of Internal Medicine (2013)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Breast - Female, Kaposi's sarcoma, Lung, Melanoma, skin, Ovary, Soft Tissue A Phase 1, Open-Label Clinical Trial Evaluating the Safety, Tolerability and Immunogenicity of Intradermally Administered ID-LV305 in Patients with Locally Advanced, Relapsed, or Metastatic Cancer Expressing NY-ESO-1

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Contact Info

Joseph W Kim, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
Yale Cancer CenterFitkin Memorial Pavilion
789 Howard Avenue, Ste Suite 121

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
Yale Cancer Center25 York Street
PO Box 208028

New Haven, CT 06520-8028