Forest S. Kim, PhD, MHA, MBA, FACHE

Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army
Program Director & Associate Professor

Kim Office Phone: (210) 221-6923


  • 2009 - PhD - Health Services Research
    University of Washington, School of Public Health, Seattle, WA
    2003 - MHA
    Baylor University, Waco, TX
  • 2003 - MBA
    University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
  • 2001 - MA - Organizational Leadership
    Chapman University, Orange, CA
  • 1995 - BS - Physiological Sciences
    University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

  • U.S. Health Care Systems
  • Health Policy
  • Quantitative Analysis II
  • Quantitative Analysis III
  • Population Health
Professional Affiliations:
  • Fellow, American College of Health Care Executives
  • Member, Academy Health
  • Member, Academy of Management 
Selected Publications and Presentations:

Kim, F. S., Johnson, L.M., Mangelsdorff, A. D., S. J. Swify, D. (2011). "Improving the Interpersonal Skills of Young Healthcare Executives". Baylor University Research committee Grant: $4,500.

Coppola, M. N., Hudak, R. P., Kim, F. S., Fulton, L., Harrison, J. P., & Kerr, Bernie (2012). Chapter 28. The Military Managed Care Health System. In Kongstvedt, P. R. (6th Ed), Essentials of Managed Care Jones and Bartlett Publishers: Sudbury, MA.

Beauvais, B., Wood, S. J., Brezinski, P. R., Brooks, M. S., Kim, F. S., & Mangelsdorff, D. A. (2011). Adoption and implementation of competency based education -- The Army-Baylor approach. Journal of Health Administration Education 28(4): 299-313.

Beauvais, B. M., Kim, F. S., Johnson, L. (March 20, 2012). Association of University Program in Health Administration Leaders Conference, Chicago, Il, "Portfolios in the Applied Setting: Assessing Student Performance & Competency Achievement in Graduate Health Management Education".

Kim, F. S., Beauvais, B. M., Brooks, M., Wood, S. J., & Mangelsdorff, A. D. (Mar 22, 2011). Association of University Program in Health Administration Leaders Conference, Chicago, IL. "Graduate Education Competency Model Implementation: Lessons Learned".

Kim, F. S. (Jun 22, 2010). Academy of Health Sciences, Graduate School Research Day, San Antonio, TX.