Betty Y S (Betty) Kim, M.D., Ph.D.


Cancer CenterNeurosurgeryOncology (Medical)


  1. Jacksonville, Florida
  • Brain tumor surgery (glioneuronal, meningioma, intraventricular, metastasis)
  • Skull base surgery
  • Awake craniotomy
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery

Jacksonville, Florida

  1. 2013
    Clinical Fellowship - Cranial Base Surgery (Franco DeMonte, MD)University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  2. 2012
    Clinical Fellowship - Neurosurgical OncologyUniversity of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  3. 2011
    Clinical Residency - NeurosurgeryUniversity of Toronto
  4. 2008
    PhD - Biomaterials and Biomedical EngineeringUniversity of Toronto
  5. 2002
    MDMcMaster University
  6. 2001
    Predoctoral Research Fellow - Neuroapoptosis and Neurodegenerative DiseasesHarvard Medical School
  7. 1998
    BSc (Hons)McGill University


  1. FellowRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC)
  2. FellowAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons

Professional Highlights

  1. Scientific Advisory Council, Florida Center for Brain Tumor Research
  2. American Association of Neurological Surgeons, NREF Research Award
  3. Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Award
  4. Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada National Research Award and Detweiler Fellowship
  5. AANS American Association of Neurological Surgeons Top Gun Award