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Seung-Kwon MYUNG

Seung-Kwon MYUNG, M.D., Ph.D.(full-time professor)
Faculty Appointment
(title, department)
Dean, National Cancer Center Graduate School of Cancer Science Policy
Professor, Department of Cancer Biomedical Science
Area of Expertise

Meta-analysis and Evidence-based medicine (EBM),
Cancer prevention and screening, Smoking cessation,
Vitamin supplements and cancer, Nutraceuticals, Family medicine
Work Experience
Visiting Scholar, Center for Family and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, U.S. (Mar. 2008 – Feb. 2009)
Chief, Carcinogenesis Branch, Research Institute, National Cancer Center (Jan. 2012-Feb. 2013)
Chief, Cancer Information and Education Branch, National Cancer Control Institute, National Cancer Center (Mar. 2013 – Feb. 2014)
Editor-in-Chief, Korean Journal of Family Medicine (Aug. 2014 - Nov. 2015)
Educational Background
M.D., Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea (1995)
Master of Science in Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Graduate school, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea (2007)
Ph.D., Family Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea (2013)
Research Interests (Please place in paragraph form)
Dr.Myung is a professor of Department of Cancer Biomedical Science at NCC-GCSP and specialist of the Department of Family Medicine at the National Cancer Center Hospital, National Cancer Center. His research focuses on meta-analysis, evidence-based medicine, cancer prevention and screening, smoking cessation, vitamin supplements and various diseases including cancer, nutraceuticals, and epidemiology. He is also Editor-in-Chief of the Korean Journal of Family Medicine, which is an official journal of the Korean Academy of Family Medicine. Especially, he is one of the pioneers in the field of meta-analysis in Korea. He has published many meta-analysis articles in various top SCI journals and has given a lot of lectures on meta-analysis for clinical physicians and health professionals for the past decade.
International Collaboration
Tobacco Free World Alliance