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Sung Wan Kim, Ph.D


Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Kim Research Group

office: 801-581-6801
fax: 801-581-7848

Mailing Address:
L. S. Skaggs Hall 30 S 2000 E Rm 201 Salt Lake City, UT 84112 

Dr. Kim is a pioneer and has been engaged in drug delivery research since 1974 in the areas of hydrogels, biodegradable drug conjugates, self-regulating drug delivery and stimuli sensitive polymers. He has also worked extensively in medical polymers, especially blood compatible polymers.  Dr. Kim's present research includes design of novel polymers for the delivery of protein drugs, cells and genes.  Dr. Kim is interested in studying polymeric nanocarriers for the delivery of Si RNA and plasmid DNA.

Last Updated: 8/16/21