Kim Bower, MD
Clinical Medical Director
The Institute for Palliative Medicine at San Diego Hospice
4311 Third Avenue
San Diego, CA, USA 92103-1407
Kimberly Bower, MD is currently a Clinical Medical Director for the San Diego Hospice and The Institute for Palliative Medicine (SDHIPM), and is working with the Children’s Program. In July of 2004 she was accepted and started her first year fellowship in Palliative Medicine at San Diego Hospice & Palliative Care. She stayed on for a second year fellow focusing on pediatric palliative care, international efforts in palliative care and education.
Kim received her Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry from Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, graduating cum laude in May of 1996. She graduated medical school from the University of Kansas, School of Medicine in Kansas City, Kansas. Kim completed her residency in 2003 at the Brown University Family Medicine program at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, Rhode Island. She is board certified in Family Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine.