SHIM, Kye Shik

Position : Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong

Specialty :

  • Growth disorder (short stature, developmental delay)
  • Pediatric endocrine diseases
  • Pediatric metabolic diseases
  • Pediatric neurological diseases

Education :

  • School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Korea(MD)
  • Kyung Hee University Hospital, Seoul, Korea(Pediatrician)
  • Graduate School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University(PhD)

Experience :

  • Clinical & Research Fellow, Seoul National University Hospital, Korea
  • Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Eulji Medical University Hospital, Korea
  • Visiting Professor, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, USA
  • Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong, Seoul, Korea
  • Deputy Planning Director, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong, Seoul, Korea

Research papers/ Book chapters:

  • Percentile Distributions of Birth Weight according to Gestational Ages in Korea (2010-2012) (JOURNAL OF KOREAN MEDICAL SCIENCE. 2016;31(6):939-949)
  • Comparison of growth and pubertal progression in wild type female rats with different bedding types (Annals of Pediatirc Endocrinology & Metabolism. 2015;20(1):53-58)
  • Pubertal growth and epiphyseal fusion (Annals of Pediatirc Endocrinology & Metabolism. 2015;20(1):8-12)
  • New Korean reference for birth weight by gestational age and sex: data from the Korean Statistical Information Service (2008–2012) (Annals of Pediatirc Endocrinology & Metabolism. 2014;19(3):146-153)
  • Association of Polymorphisms in the Vitamin D Receptor Promoter with Idiopathic Short Stature (JOURNAL OF KOREAN MEDICAL SCIENCE. 2013;28(9):1329-1333)
  • Estrogen receptor α polymorphism in boys with constitutional delay of growth and puberty (Annals of Pediatirc Endocrinology & Metabolism. 2013;18(2):71-75)
  • Dexibuprofen for fever in children with upper respiratory tract infection (PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL. 2013;55(0):443-449)
  • Transforming growth factor beta receptor II polymorphisms are associated with Kawasaki disease (Korean Journal of Pediatrics. 2012;55(1):18-23)
  • Two cases of female hydrocele of the canal of nuck (Korean Journal of Pediatrics. 2012;55(4):143-146)
  • Off- label prescribing patterns of antidepressants in children and adolescents (PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY AND DRUG SAFETY. 2012;21(2):137-144)
  • Decreasing Trends of Neonatal and Infant Mortality Rates in Korea: Compared with Japan, USA, and OECD Nations (JOURNAL OF KOREAN MEDICAL SCIENCE. 2011;26(9):1115-1123)
  • etc