Diseases and Healing in Korean History

A Symposium on the History of Medicine in Korea

medicine symposium

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Time: 2:00 to 4:00pm
Location: 1871 West Mall , Asian Centre, Room #604
Open to Public

Presentations:
Lee Hyunsook, Research Professor of the Institute for the History of Medicine, Yonsei University College of Medicine

The Epidemics of Ancient Korea
Don Baker Professor, UBC Department of Asian Studies
The Tongŭi Pogam in Korean, East Asian, and Global History
Park Yunjae Professor, Kyunghee University, Department of History

The Scientification of Oriental Medicine in Modern Korea
Yeo Insok Professor of Yonsei University College of Medicine, Director of the Department of Medical History, and Head of the Institute for the History of Medicine

The Return of Malaria in 1990s Korea
Discussion by:
Kim Youngsoo Research Assistant of Yonsei University College of Medicine
Lee Byounghoon Professor, Aju University