Woong-Han Kim, MD, PhD

Woong-Han Kim, MD, PhD

Dr. Woong-Han Kim is a thoracic and cardiovascular surgery professor at Seoul National University College of Medicine, as well as the chairman of the Korean Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. He is also the director of Seoul National University's JW LEE Center for Global Medicine, which focuses on global health research, education, and social contribution and operates with a devotion to the international community in accordance with the late Dr. Jong-wook Lee's (1945-2006) motto, "Do What You Think Is Right." He is also an active member of the National Academy of Medicine of Korea. His areas of interest in research include global health, global surgery, appropriate technology, health systems research, and implementation research.