Michael Kim, MD

Pediatric EMS Lead

Associate Professor (CHS, Emergency Medicine & Pediatrics)


  • Undergraduate: University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
  • Medical School: Chicago Medical School
  • Residency: University of Chicago Medical Center - Pediatrics
  • Fellowship: Medical College of Wisconsin - Pediatric Emergency Medicine


Michael Kim, MD is an associate professor in the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine and Department of Pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Kim received his medical degree from the Chicago Medical School and completed his pediatrics residency at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He went on to complete a pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW). He started his pediatric emergency medicine career at MCW, where he was promoted to associate professor. In 2007, he launched a pediatric emergency medicine program at UW Health as the chief and medical director of pediatric emergency medicine.

Dr. Kim is currently Medical Director of Pediatric EMS and also serves as the co-chair of Wisconsin Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC). His academic interest is focused on the advancement of pediatric emergency care locally and statewide within EMS services and emergency departments.