Jungsoo Kim, DDS

JungSoo is a first-year pediatric dental resident at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from UCSF in 2019 and Bachelor of Science degree with High Honors from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 2011. She is currently working towards her Master of Science degree in Oral and Craniofacial Sciences.

At UCSF, JungSoo is actively involved with the HRSA pre-doctoral training grant on general, pediatric and public health dentistry. She leads the outcome assessments of multiple projects, including interprofessional children’s oral health training programs and outreach programs for underrepresented minority students. She was the recipient of the 2019 Certificate of Merit Pre-Doctoral Student Award from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry at graduation. For her work in public health dentistry, she received the 2018 Anthony Westwater Jong Memorial Community Dental Health Award from the American Public Health Association, 2018 Student Merit Award for Outstanding Achievement in Community Dentistry from the American Association of Public Health Dentistry and the UCSF Student Award for Achievement in Global Oral Health for her community work with team members.

JungSoo is very excited to be part of the Pediatric Dentistry team at UCSF, and is humbled to serve for its community!

Education and Training


Awards and Honors

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry20192019Certificate of Merit Pre-Doctoral Student Award
American Public Health Association20182018
American Association of Public Health Dentistry20182018