Ki-Wook Chung, MD, PhD (Endocrine Surgery)

Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

Dr. Chung graduated from Seoul National University College of Medicine in 1993, and took Ph.D. degree from the same University in 2003. Now He is professor in Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine and also division chief of Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center. He also has played a role in many academic societies such as Korean Association of Endocrine Surgeons, Korean Thyroid Association, and International Society of Oncoplastic Endocrine Surgeons.

His main research interests are molecular and clinical prognostic marker of thyroid cancers. Now he is willing to set up novel treatment strategy for secondary hyperparathyrodism. He has published 5 book chapters (two in English, three in Korean) and original research papers more than 80.