Kim practiced as a Cardiologist and Senior Medical Officer in public hospitals in China for 12 years after having graduated from Suzhou Medical College. In Australia, Kim has 13 years experience as a Cardiac Technician and Echocardiographer working in public and private hospitals and in private practice.
Kim has expertise in advanced transthoracic echocardiography and stress echocardiography having gained exposure to a wide variety of critical and routine cases in her clinical work. She has successfully completed a Certificate of Advanced Cardiac Technology at Mayfield Education Centre in 2000 (Hawthorn, Victoria). In addition, Kim has successfully completed a Diploma in Medical Ultrasound (Cardiac) with the Australian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine. Kim is an ASAR Accredited Cardiac Sonographer and a member of the Australian Sonographers Association which is the peak body for Sonographers in Australia. Kim is fluent in English and Mandarin.