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4rd president of the National Cancer Center Graduate Schoolo Cancer Science and Policy
Hong Gwan SEO


1991.09 ~ 1993.08
Medical Science, Graduate School of Korea University(Ph.D.)
1988.03 ~ 1990.02
Korea University College of Medicine(M.S.)
1980.03 ~ 1986.02
Korea University, Seoul, Korea(M.D.)

Work Experience

2017.11 ~ Present
President, Graduate School of Cancer Science and Policy, National Cancer Center Korea
President, National Cancer Center Korea
Secretary General, Asian National Cancer Center Alliance
2017.03 ~ 2017.11
Aujunct Professor, Department of Cancer Biomedical Science, National Cancer Center Graduate School of Cancer Science and Policy
2017.03 ~ 2017.11
Chief Scientist, Immunotherapeutics Branch, National Cancer Center
2017.06 ~ 2017.11
Head, Program for Immunotherapy Research, National Cancer Center
2016.03 ~ 2016.06
Director, Precision Medicine Branch, National Cancer Center
2014.10 ~ 2016.06
Director, Research Institute, National Cancer Center
2014.03 ~ 2017.02
Adjunct, Department of System Cancer Science, Graduate School of Cancer Science & Policy
2012.09 ~ 2014.09
Head, Center for Breast Cancer, National Cancer Center
2012.01 ~ 2016.03
Chief Scientist, New Experimental Therapeutics Branch, Division of Convergence Technology, National Cancer Center
2011.12 ~ 2014.09
Head, Division of Convergence Technology, National Cancer Center
2011.12 ~ Present
Specialist, Center for Breast Cancer, National Cancer Center
2011.12 ~ 2012.01
Chief Scientist, Molecular Imaging & Therapy Brach, Division of Convergence Technology, National Cancer Center
2008.09 ~ 2011.11
Professor, Breast & Endocrine Cancer Branch, Korea University Anam Hospital
2007.12 ~ 2008.08
Head, Center for Cancer Prevention & Detection, National Cancer Center
2000 ~ 2006.02
Staff, Center for Breast Cancer, National Cancer Center
2000 ~ 2008.08
Head, Center for Breast Cancer, National Cancer Center
1998.03 ~ 2000.04
Visiting Assistant Professor, R.Lurie Cancer Center of Northwestern University (Preceptors : Craig Jordan and Monica Morrow)
1995.03 ~ 2000.10
Instructor, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Korea University College of Medicine
1994.01 ~ 1995.01
Post-doctoral fellow, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas (Preceptors : Paul Hasty)
1991.03 ~ 1993.12
Clinial Instructor of Surgery, Korea University Hospital
1986.03 ~ 1991.02
Internship and Residency, Department of General Surgery, Korea University Hospital


Award for Contribution, National Cancer Center
Award for outstanding paper, The korean society of medical ultrasound
President Award for Honor Graduate, Korea University

Achievements (Total: 139 SCI: 80 SCI-E: 53 기타: 4 SSCI: 2)

2018 기타
BRACA1/2유전자 검사의 국내 시행현황(2014):Laboratory Medicine Online. 8(3):107~113 (0)
2018 SCI-E
Incidence of Diabetes After Cancer Development : A Korean National Cohort Study:JAMA oncology. Online:Published (20.871)
2018 SCI-E
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Assessment of Residual Breast Cancer After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy: Relevance to Tumor Subtypes and MRI Interpretation Threshold.:Clinical breast cancer. Online:Published (2.703)
2018 SCI-E
Different Patterns of Risk Reducing Decisions in Affected or Unaffected BRCA Pathogenic Variant Carriers:Cancer research and treatment. Online:Published (3.23)
2018 SCI-E
Psychosocial Health of Disease-Free Breast Cancer Survivors Compared with Matched:Cancer Research and Treatment. Online:Published (3.23)
2018 SCI-E
Cancer Statistics in Korea: Incidence, Mortality, Survival, and Prevalence in 2015:Cancer research and treatment. 50(2):303~316 (3.23)
2018 SCI-E
Prediction of Cancer Incidence and Mortality in Korea, 2018:Cancer research and treatment. 50(2):317~323 (3.23)
2018 SCI
Use of adjuvant chemotherapy in hormone receptor-positive breast cancer patients with or without the 21-gene expression assay:Breast cancer research and treatment. Online:Published (3.605)
2017 SCI
Development and validation of the smart management strategy for health assessment tool-short form (SAT-SF) in cancer survivors:Quality of Life Research. 27(2):347~354 (2.344)
2017 SCI
Outcome following sentinel lymph node biopsy-guided decisions in breast cancer patients with conversion from positive to negative axillary lymph nodes after neoadjuvant chemotherapy:Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 166(2):473~480 (3.626)