Yuli Y. Kim, MD

Yuli Y. Kim, MD, is a board-certified cardiologist at CHOP and medical director of the Philadelphia Adult Congenital Heart Center.

Locations: Main Campus
Phone: 215-615-3388

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA

    Internship

    Internal Medicine - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

    Residency

    Internal Medicine - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

    Fellowship

    Adult Congenital Cardiology/Advanced Congenital Imaging - Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA
    Cardiovascular Medicine - Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

    Additional Training

    Post-doctoral Fellow NIH

    Board Certification

    Adult Comprehensive Echocardiography
    Cardiovascular Medicine
    Internal Medicine

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Medical Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center

    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    2012

    Davidson A, Kim YY, Fuller S, and Drajpuch D. Survival to Adulthood in Pediatric Practice Cardiology. Gleason M, Shaddy R, and Rychik J, ed. (McGraw-Hill) 2012; 335-349.

    Kim YY, Landzberg MJ, and Valente AM.  Adult Congenital Heart Disease in The Brigham Intensive Review of Internal Medicine. Singh AK and Loscalzo J, ed. (Oxford University Press) 2012; Chapter 84.

    2009

    Kim YY, Krasuski RA. Adult congenital heart disease. In: Mandell BF, Michota FA, Stoller JK, editors. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2009. p. 827-37.

    2008

    Kim YY. Prosthetic valve disease. In: Shishehbor S, Christofferson R, Wang T, Penn M, Topol EJ, editors. Management of the patient in the coronary care unit. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2008. p. 105-18.

    Kim YY. Right-sided heart failure. In: Shishehbor S, Christofferson R, Wang T, Penn M, Topol EJ, editors. Management of the patient in the coronary care unit. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2008. p. 194-201.

    2006

    Kim YY, Forfia PR, Londner M, Schulman SP. Chest pain in the emergency department. In: Nilsson K, Piccini JP, editors. The Osler medical handbook. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Saunders; 2006. p. 72-85.

    Abstracts

    2015

    Kim YY, He W, MacGillivray TE, Benavidez OJ. Readmissions after Adult Congenital Heart Surgery: Frequency and Risk Factors [oral presentation]. American Heart Association 2015 Scientific Sessions. November 9, 2015. Orlando, FL.

    Deng XL, Gleason LP, Khan AM, Drajpuch D, Fuller S, Goldberg SA, Mascio CE, Partington SL, Tobin L, Kim YY, Kovacs AH.  Family Planning Needs of Men and Women with Congenital heart Disease. 25th International Symposium on Adult Congenital Heart Disease 2015. Toronto, Canada.

    Deng XL, Gleason LP, Khan AM, Drajpuch D, Fuller S, Goldberg SA, Mascio CE, Partington SL, Tobin L, Kim YY, Kovacs AH. The Importance of Discussing Employment and Insurance Challenges with Adults with Congenital Heart Disease. 25th International Symposium on Adult Congenital Heart Disease 2015. Toronto, Canada. 

    Herrmann JL, Mascio CE, Kim YY, Ridley CH, Patel PA, Acker MA, Spray TL, Fuller S. An Analysis of Adult Congenital Heart Disease Patients Undergoing Bypass Grafting for Atherosclerotic Coronary Artery Disease. 25th International Symposium on Adult Congenital Heart Disease 2015. Toronto, Canada.

    Herrmann JL, Goldberg LA, Khan AK, Partington SL, Brothers JA, Mascio CE, Spray TL, Kim YY, Fuller S. Comparison of Perioperative Management of Anomalous Aortic Origin of a Coronary Artery between an Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Center [oral presentation]. 25th International Symposium on Adult Congenital Heart Disease 2015. Toronto, Canada.

    D’Souza BA, Kim YY, Burke M, et al. D’Souza BA, Kim YY, Burke M, et al. Outcomes in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease Receiving the Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillator. CardioSTIM 2015 Meeting. Milan, Italy.

    D’Souza BA, Kim YY, Burke M, et al. Outcomes in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease Receiving the Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillator. Heart Rhythm Society 2015 Meeting. Boston, MA.

    D’Souza BA, Fuller SM, Hornsby N, Wald J, Krok K, Shaked A, Goldberg L, Pochettino A, Olthoff K, Kim YY. Single Center Outcomes of Combined Heart and Liver Transplantation in the Failing Fontan. International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation 2015 Meeting. Nice, France.

    Deng XL, Gleason L, Khan AM, Drajpuch D, Fuller SM, Goldberg L, Mascio CE, Partington SL, Tobin L, Kim YY, Kovacs AH. Communication Preferences for Advance Care Planning in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease. American College of Cardiology 2015 Meeting. San Diego, CA.

    Deng XL, Gleason L, Khan AM, Drajpuch D, Fuller SM, Ludmir J, Mascio EM, Partington SL, Tobin L, Kim YY, Kovacs AH. Anxiety is More Common Than Depression in Adult Congenital Heart Disease. American College of Cardiology 2015 Meeting. San Diego, CA.

    Fuller SM, Jacobs JP, Jacobs ML, Pasquali SK, Gaynor W, Mascio CE, Hill KD, He X, Kim, YY. An Empirically Based Tool For Analyzing Mortality Associated with Adult Congenital Heart Surgery. Oral presentation at the Society for Thoracic Surgeons 2015 meeting, San Diego, CA.

    2014

    Opotowsky AR, Moko L, Kim YY, et al.  Pheochromocytoma-Paraganglioma Syndromes and Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease: An International Multicenter Case Series and Population-Based Epidemiologic Study [oral presentation]. International Congress of Endocrinology and the Endocrine Society 2014 meeting, Chicago, IL.

    Small AJ, Kim YY, Glatz AC, Whitehead KK, Allen KY, Downing TE, Donner R, Fuller S, Giglia TM. Late Myocardial Infarction After Fontan in Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum. American Heart Association 2014 Meeting. Chicago, IL.

    Deng XL, Khan AM, Drajpuch D, Fuller S, Ludmir J, Mascio CE, Partington SL, Tobin L, Kovacs AH, Kim YY. Prevalence and Correlates of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease. 24th Annual Program on Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult 2014. Cincinnati, OH.

    Ludmir J, May Khan A, Shah M, Kim YY. Arrhythmia Burden and Sudden Cardiac Death in Adults with Systemic Right Ventricles. Heart Rhythm Society 2014 Meeting.  San Francisco, CA.

    2013

    Rathod RR, Prakash A, Kim YY, Germanakis IE, Powell AJ, Geva T. Incremental Value of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Parameters to Predict Transplant-Free Survival in Fontan Patients [oral presentation]. American Heart Association 2013 meeting, Dallas, TX.

    Papers

    2015

    Fuller SM, He X, Jacobs JP, Pasquali SK, Gaynor JW, Mascio CE, Hill KD, Jacobs ML, Kim YY. Estimating Mortality Risk for Adult Congenital Heart Surgery: An Analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database. Ann Thorac Surg 2015; 100:1728-36.

    Opotowsky AR, Moko L, Ginns J, Rosenbaum M, Greutmann M, Aboulhosn J, Hageman A, Kim Y et al.  Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma in Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2015; Jan 12 e pub.

    2014

    Rathod RR, Prakash A, Kim YY, Germanakis IE, Powell AJ, Geva T.  Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Parameters Predict Transplant-Free Survival in Fontan Patients.  Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging 2014; 7: 502-509.

    2013

    Valente AM, Lewis M, Vaziri SM, Bautista-Hernandez V, Harmon A, Kim Y, Wu FM, Joyce C, Loyola H, Mayer JE, Bacha E, Landzberg MJ. Outcomes of Adolescents and Adults Undergoing Primary Fontan Procedure. Am J Cardiol 2013; 112 :1938-42.

    Posters and Presentations

    2010

    Kim YY, Gauvreau K, Bacha E, Landzberg MJ, Benavidez OJ. Risk factors for death following adult congenital heart surgery in pediatric hospitals [poster]. American College of Cardiology 2010 Meeting; 2010 Mar 14-16; Atlanta, GA.

    2009

    Hart SA, Boonysirinant T, Kim Y, Kalahasti V, Flamm S, Krasuski RA. improved pulmonary insufficiency with inhaled vasodilator assessed by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging [poster]. European Society of Cardiology Congress 2009 Meeting; 2009, Aug 29-Sep 2; Barcelona, Spain.

  • Awards and Honors

    2013,  Outstanding Teaching in Clinical Cardiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Cardiology Fellows

    2006, Best Abstract Award, Society of Computed Cardiovascular Tomography

  • Editorial and Academic Positions
    Editorial Positions
    Ad hoc reviewer

    2015-present, Journal of the American College of Cardiology
    2015-present, Circulation
    2014-present, 
    Circulation: Intervention 
    2013-present, New England Journal of Medicine
    2013-present, 
    American Journal of Cardiology

    Academic and Institutional Committees

    2015-present, Member, Cardiovascular Executive Committee HUP
    2014-present, Member, HVC Governance Committee HUP
    2013-present, Member, Cardiac Center Operations Committee CHOP

  • Leaderships
    Memberships in Professional Organizations
    International

    2013-present, International Society of Adult Congenital Heart Disease

    National

    2014-present, Fellow of the American College of Cardiology
    2013-present, Medical Advisory Board, Adult Congenital Heart Association
    2012-present, Adult Congenital Heart Association