Faculty Profile

Kim-Thu Pham

Kim-Thu C Pham

Associate Dean for Student Affairs


BA, Harvard University
MD, MPH, Columbia University

Frank H Netter, MD, School of Medicine, Academic and Student Affairs

Phone Number

(203) 582-4859

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Dr. Kim-Thu Pham currently serves as Associate Dean for Student Affairs at the School of Medicine. She earned her BA in biochemistry from Harvard College, and her MD and MPH from Columbia University. She completed internship, residency and fellowship in Internal Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Pham has been a clinician-educator in schools of medicine and public health (MCP*Hahnemann University; Yale University) and in the Veterans Administration, providing primary care to veterans for nearly a decade. She has also provided leadership in the not-for-profit sector, as senior vice president and medical director of AmeriCares Foundation. Her current areas of interest include medical student well-being, professional identity formation, and student advising.

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine

2015 – Present

Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Hamden, CT

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine

2013 – Present

Associate Professor of Medical Sciences

Hamden, CT

West Haven VA Medical Center / Yale School of Medicine

2005 – 2014

Staff Physician / Clinical Instructor


AmeriCares Foundation

2002 – 2004

Senior Vice President / Medical Director

Stamford, CT

Yale School of Public Health / Yale School of Medicine

1999 – 2002

Assistant Professor of Public Health

New Haven, CT

MCP*Hahnemann (now Drexel) School of Public Health

1996 – 1999

Assistant Professor of Public Health / Assistant Professor of Medicine

Philadelphia, PA

University of Pennsylvania

1994 – 1996

Clinician Educator Fellow

Philadelphiia, PA

University of Pennsylvania

1991 – 1994

Intern & Resident, Internal Medicine

Philadelphia, PA