Ye Ji Kim has been a Clinical Researcher with the Grady Trauma Project since June 2014. She is also an MPH student in the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory, studying Epidemiology. Her research focuses on the effects of civilian trauma, neighborhood violence, and psychosocial disparities on population health and PTSD. She is particularly interested in associations between PTSD and amygdala dynamics, and is involved in conducting fMRI studies in both children and adults. She hopes to continue her education in a doctoral program for Epidemiology. Her favorite downtime activities include going to concerts, reading, and playing with her dog, Leo.