Welcome message from the director 

Welcome to IERY– the Institute for Environmental Research in Yonsei universit

IERY serves as the nexus at Yonsei university for research and training in the field of environmental public health.

Our faculty and students focus on health risk assessment, health impact assessment, and climate change mitigation.

We invite you to explore this site, where you will find information about our members, research, and opportunities to collaborate.

With my best wishes,

Chang Soo Kim, MD, MPH, PhD

Director, Institute for Environmental Research in Yonsei university

e-mail: iery@yuhs.ac

phone: +82-2-2228-1895

 

 

Education

EDUCATION/TRAINING

DEGREE

YEAR (S)

FIELD OF STUDY

Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

M.D.

1997

Medicine

Yonsei University

M.P.H.

2000

Epidemiology

Yonsei University

Ph.D.

2005

Epidemiology/Environmental Medicine

CURRENT ADDRESS      

[Office]        

Department of Preventive Medicine,

Yonsei University College of Medicine

50-1, Yonsei-ro, Seodaemoon-Gu,

Seoul, 120-752,

Republic of Korea

 

Positions and Employment

1997. 3 – 1998. 2 Internship, Severance hospital, Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea

1998. 3 – 2001. 2 Residency in Preventive medicine, Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea

2001. 3 – 2002. 2 Lecturer, Department of Environmental Health, Graduate School of Public Health, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

2002. 3 – 2005. 4 Military physician, Department of health, Office of Surgeon General, Army Headquarters, Korea

2005. 5 – 2007. 2 Lecturer, Department of Preventive Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

2007. 3 – 2011. 2 Assistant professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

2011. 3 – 2016. 2 Associate professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

2007.11 – 2008. 8 Associate Dean, Director for Clinical Research, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

2012. 8 – 2014. 8 Visiting scholar, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

2014. 9 – 2016. 8 Chair, Department of medical informatics and biostatistics, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

2016. 3 – present Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

2017. 4 – present Vice director, Institute of human complexity and systems science, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

 

Other experience and  Professional Memberships

2006. 3 – 2007.12 Board member, Korean Society of Environmental Health and Toxicology

2006. 3 – 2007.12 Research Fellow, Division of Vaccine evaluation, Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC), Seoul, Korea

2006. 3 – 2007. 2 Medical consultant, Military Health Care Reform, Ministry of Military Defense, Seoul, Korea

2008. 3 – 2009. 2 Medical consultant, Ministry of Military Defense, Seoul, Korea

2008. 3 – 2012. 8 Member, Institutional Review Board (IRB), Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea

2009. 11 – 2012. 8 Research Fellow, Health Insurance Review Agency (HIRA), Seoul, Korea

2009. 2 – 2013. 2 Board Member, Korean Society for Pharmacoepidemiology and Risk Management

2010. 12 – 2012.12 Member, Central Pharmaceutical Affairs Council, Korea Food & Drug Administration (KFDA)

1998. 3 – present Member, Korean Society of Preventive Medicine, Seoul, Korea

2006. 3 – present Member, Korean Society of Hypertension, Seoul, Korea

2008. 8 – present Member, Basic Hypertension Research Group, Korean society of Hypertension, Seoul, Korea

2009. 2 – present Member, Drug Monitoring Council, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea

2014. 2 – present Board Member, Korean Society of Environmental Health and Toxicology

2014. 9 – present Executive Editor, Yonsei Medical Journal

2015. 1 – present Member, Big data committee, Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea

2015. 3 – present Research Fellow, Health Insurance Review Agency (HIRA), Seoul, Korea

2016. 1 – present Committee chair, division of finance, The Korean society of environmental health and toxicology

2017. 6 – present Board Member, the Korean vascular research working group

 

Honors

2004       Award Certificate, Peace keeping in Iraq, Republic of Korea Army.

2006       Scholarship Award, Korean Society of Internal Medicine, Korea.