Byeong-Cheol Ahn, M.D., Ph.D. (Nuclear Medicine)

Department of Nuclear Medicine, School of Medicine, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea

Dr. Byeong-Cheol Ahn, a nuclear medicine physician and internal medicine physician, currently serves as a secretary general in Korean Society of Nuclear Medicine, as a treasure in Korean Thyroid Association, also as an education director in Korean Society of Molecular imaging. He also contributes to Nuclear medicine and Molecular imaging (NMMI) and Plos One as an academic editor. He is actively performing a theranostic practice using radioiodine for thyroid cancer patients and also a basic research for the arena, including developing for redifferentiating agents for radioiodine refractory thyroid cancer using molecular imaging techniques. He is also interested cell-based therapies (including using cell-derived nano-vesicles) for thyroid cancers and developing the therapies by applying molecular imaging techniques.

Terms of Appointment: Aug 2019 - July 2021