Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Myung Jong  Kim, PhD

Myung Jong Kim, PhD

Research Assistant Professor of Neurology (Movement Disorders)

Focus of Work


Synaptic function, vesicle trafficking, genetic forms of Parkinson’s disease, lysosomal disorders


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Education and Certification

  • PhD: POSTECH, South Korea, Signal transduction (1998)
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2009)



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