Senior Public Information Representative
Leland Kim, senior public information representative at UCSF, covers cardiology, orthopaedic surgery, integrative medicine, dentistry and heart and lung transplant surgery for UCSF. He was previously marketing communications manager for Kaiser Permanente and public information officer for the Hawaii Department of Health. Kim was also an award-winning television news reporter for the NBC affiliate in Hawaii. After working as an Army medic, Kim spent more than a decade working at UCLA Medical Center and Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center. He holds degrees from UCLA (BA, Political Science/International Relations) and Stanford University (MA, Journalism).