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Students majoring in Korean Convergence Medicine are taught by faculty members with expertise in the multiple disciplines required for the development of Korean medicine. The major aims to cultivate the talent of the future who can converge Korean medicine, physics, (biomedical) engineering, life science, and (medicine) pharmacy. After graduation, students become Korean medicine/health care researchers, experts in herbal medicine, medical technologies, or medical instruments, etc.
Once students enroll in this major, they are assigned an academic advisor, considering their undergraduate majors, for their education and research. This major can be approached by all undergraduate majors. ((Korean) medicine, pharmacy (herbal medicine), veterinary medicine, engineering, statistics, physics, life science, psychology, etc.) All students can participate in research projects of interest. They develop their competence as researchers through thesis guidance and research.

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  • KIM JAEUK Chief major professor Biosignal, Early prediction of cognitive decline, Pulse diagnosis, Biofield, Medical device in Korean medicine 상세보기 버튼

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    Name KIM JAEUK Position Professor/Chief major professor
    Research Biosignal, Early prediction of cognitive decline, Pulse diagnosis, Biofield, Medical device in Korean medicine
    Major Korean Convergence Medicine
    Institute Departments 미래의학부
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    Tel 042-868-9558
    Education 2005-06 / Gothenburg Univ / Doctor's
    2000-03 / Chalmers Univ Tech / Master's
    1998-02 / Pohang University of Science and Technology / Bachelor's

    Research Results

    -  Choi JM et al./Resting-state prefrontal EEG biomarkers in correlation with MMSE scores in elderly individuals/Scientific Reports/2019/07
    -  Jun MH et al/Glucose-independent segmental phase angles from multi-frequency bioimpedance analysis to discriminate diabetes mellitus/Scientific Reports/2018/01
    -  Kim J et al./Contrast in the circadian behaviors of an electrodermal activity and bioimpedance spectroscopy/Chronobiology International/2018.06

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  • Choi, Sun Mi Campus professor representative Study on efficacy of Acupuncture, Meridan & related therapy 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Choi, Sun Mi Position Professor/Campus professor representative
    Research Study on efficacy of Acupuncture, Meridan & related therapy
    Major Korean Convergence Medicine
    Institute Departments 한국한의학연구원
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 042-868-9485
    Education 1994-02 / Daegu Haany University / Bachelor's
    1996-02 / KyungHee University / Master's
    2000-02 / KyungHee University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  최선미,Liu Baoyan,박지은,이송실,정희정,Mingjie Zi,김태훈외 9인/A multicenter, randomized, controlled trial testing the effects of acupuncture on allergic rhinitis/ALLERGY/2012.12.
    -  양은진,최선미,강경화,이상민,황혜숙,이명수/Electroacupuncture reduces neuroinflammatory responses in symptomatic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis model/JOURNAL OF NEUROIMMUNOLOGY/2010.05
    -  박지은,최선미,이명수,정소영,김애란,강경원,최준용,박종배/Moxibustion for treating menopausal hot flashes: a randomized clinical trial/MENOPAUSE-THE JOURNAL OF THE NORTH AMERICAN MENOPAUSE SOCIETY/2009.07.

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  • Youngmin Kang Stable Production and Propagation of Global Herbal Resources by Biotechnology with Preservation and Searching in Tranditional Korean Medicines. 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Youngmin Kang Position Professor
    Research Stable Production and Propagation of Global Herbal Resources by Biotechnology with Preservation and Searching in Tranditional Korean Medicines.
    Major Korean Convergence Medicine
    Institute Departments 한약연구부 한약자원연구센터
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 061-338-7110
    Education 2005-02 / Gyeongsang National University / Master's
    2003-02 / Gyeongsang National University / Bachelor's
    2010-05 / Mississippi State Univ / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Kang et al., Maximizing seedling and root tuber production in Polygonum multiflorum for use in ethnomedicine. South African Journal of Botany. 2018 (119): 119-131.
    -  Kang et al., Characterization of a novel yeast species Metschnikowia persimmonesis KCTC 12991BP(KIOM G15050 type strain) isolated from amedicinal plant, Korean persimmon calyx(Diospyros kaki Thumb). AMB express. 2017(7)199:1-12.
    -  Kang et al., Over-expression of IPP isomerase and limonene synthase enzymes in Mentha spicata and their influence on the terpenoid metabolism. Romanian Biotechnological Letters 2015 (20):10358-10368.

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  • Keun Ho Kim Medical signal processing, Artificial Intelligence, Diagnosis and treatment systems, Medical instrument 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Keun Ho Kim Position Professor
    Research Medical signal processing, Artificial Intelligence, Diagnosis and treatment systems, Medical instrument
    Major Korean Convergence Medicine
    Institute Departments 의료연구부
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 042-868-9365
    Education 1994-02 / Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology / Bachelor's
    1996-08 / Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology / Master's
    2001-08 / Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  정창진, 전영주, 김진성, 김근호/Improving color and shape repeatability of tongue images for diagnosis by using feedback gridlines/EuJIM/2014
    -  정창진, 남지호, 전영주, 김근호/Color Distribution Differences in the Tongue in Sleep Disorder/eCAM/2014
    -  김근호, 구본초, 강남식, 김영수, 장준수, 김종열/Study of a Vocal Feature Selection Method and Vocal Properties for Discriminating Four Constitution Types/eCAM/2012

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  • Kim Dong Seon Natural product chemistry, Biochemistry, Natural drug, Herbal medicine, Medicinal food, Cosmeceuticals. 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Kim Dong Seon Position Professor
    Research Natural product chemistry, Biochemistry, Natural drug, Herbal medicine, Medicinal food, Cosmeceuticals.
    Major Korean Convergence Medicine
    Institute Departments 한의약융합연구부
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 042-331-4541
    Education 1987-02 / Chungnam National University / Bachelor's
    1991-02 / Chungnam National University / Master's
    1996-02 / Chungnam National University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Kim DS, Irfan M, Sung YY, Kim SH, Park SH, Choi YH, Rhee MH, Kim HK/Schisandra chinensis and Morus alba Synergistically Inhibit In Vivo Thrombus Formation and Platelet Aggregation by Impairing the Glycoprotein VI Pathway/Evid Based Complement Alternat Med/2017.01.18
    -  Lee YS, Shon E, Kim SH, Lee YM, Kim OS, Kim DS/Synergistic Uric Acid-Lowering Effects of the Combination of Chrysanthemum indicum Linne Flower and Cinnamomum cassia (L.) J. Persl Bark Extracts, Evid Based Complement Alternat Med./2017.07.09
    -  Lee Y M, Shon EJ, Kim OS, Kim DS/Effects of Mollugo pentaphylla extract on monosodium urate crystal-induced gouty arthritis in mice/BMC Complement Altern Med/2017.09.06

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  • Kim Jong Yeol Sasang Constitutional Medicine 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Kim Jong Yeol Position Professor
    Research Sasang Constitutional Medicine
    Major Korean Convergence Medicine
    Institute Departments 한국한의학연구원
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    Tel 042-868-9402
    Education 1983-02 / Seoul National University / Bachelor's
    1996-02 / KyungHee University / Bachelor's
    1985-02 / Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology / Master's
    2001-02 / Wonkwang University / Doctor's
    1998-02 / Wonkwang University / Master's

    Research Results

    -  통합정보를 이용한 체질판단 방법(중국)
    -  안면 영상을 이용하는 건강 상태 판단 장치 및 건강상태 판단 방법(미국, EPO)
    -  한의진단기기 분야에서 신산업을 창출할만한 특허군을 확보, 이 중 8건이 실용화

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  • Chan-Sik Kim Botanical drug development 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Chan-Sik Kim Position Professor
    Research Botanical drug development
    Major Korean Convergence Medicine
    Institute Departments 임상의학부
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    Tel 042-868-9473
    Education 2002-02 / Hannam University / Bachelor's
    2004-02 / Ajou University / Master's
    2014-02 / Ajou University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Hyun SW, Kim J, Park B, Jo K, Lee TG, Kim JS, Kim CS.Apricot Kernel Extract and Amygdalin Inhibit Urban Particulate Matter-Induced Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca. MOLECULES. 2019;24(3)
    -  Park B, Lee IS, Hyun SW, Jo K, Lee TG, Kim JS, Kim CS. The protective effect of Polygonum cuspidatum (PCE) aqueous extract in a dry eye. NUTRIENTS. 2018;10(10)
    -  Kim CS, Jo K, Lee IS, Kim J. Topical Application of Apricot Kernel Extract Improves Dry Eye Symptoms in a Unilateral Exorbital Lacrimal Gland Excision Mouse. NUTRIENTS. 2016;8(750)

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  • Do, Jun-Hyeong Korean medical device, constitutional diagnosis, computer vision, image processing, pattern recognition 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Do, Jun-Hyeong Position Professor
    Research Korean medical device, constitutional diagnosis, computer vision, image processing, pattern recognition
    Major Korean Convergence Medicine
    Institute Departments 미래의학부
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 042-868-9440
    Education 1999-02 / Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology / Bachelor's
    2001-02 / Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology / Master's
    2008-02 / Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Do JH, Jang ES, Kim JY, Ku B, Jang JS, Kim H/Development of an Integrated Sasang Constitution Diagnosis Method using Face, Body Shape, Voice, and Questionnaire Information/BMC CAM/20120704
    -  Do JH, Kim KH, Kim JY/Method of detecting skin-colored area using variable skin color model/US 8457394 B2/20130604
    -  도준형, 김종열, 구본초, 장준수, 이유정, 이영구/안색 정보 생성 장치 및 그 방법, 안색 정보를 이용한 건강 상태 판단 장치 및 그 방법, 건강 분류 함수 생성 장치 및 그 방법/10-1301821/20130823

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  • Ryu, Yeon Hee electrophysiology, bio signal measurement, neuroscience, mechanism of acupuncture point and meridian stimulation 상세보기 버튼

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    Name Ryu, Yeon Hee Position Professor
    Research electrophysiology, bio signal measurement, neuroscience, mechanism of acupuncture point and meridian stimulation
    Major Korean Convergence Medicine
    Institute Departments 침구경락연구그룹
    E-mail Homepage
    Tel 042-868-9484
    Education 1995-02 / KyungHee University / Bachelor's
    1999-02 / KyungHee University / Master's
    2002-02 / KyungHee University / Doctor's

    Research Results

    -  Ryu yeonhee et al. Involvement of reactive oxygen species in cocaine-taking behaviors in rats Addiction Biology 2014
    -  "Ryu yeonhee et al. Repetitive Treatment with Diluted Bee Venom Attenuates the Induction of Below-Level Neuropathic Pain Behaviors in a Rat Spinal Cord Injury Model TOXINS 2015
    -  "Ryu yeonhee et al. ThSafety recommendations for moxa use based on the concentration of noxious substances produced during commercial indirect moxibustion Acupuncture in Medicine 2016

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