The Ho-Am Prize Committee

Yung-Jue Bang photo


Yung-Jue Bang Professor Seoul National University


  • 1982 - 1989Ph.D., Medicine, Graduate School, Seoul National University
  • 1980 - 1982M.S., Medicine, Graduate School, Seoul National University
  • 1975 - 1979M.D., College of Medicine, Seoul National University
  • 1973 - 1975 Premedical School, College of Liberal Arts & Science, Seoul National University

Professional Experience

  • 2013 – President, Biomedical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital
  • 2012 – Member, National Academy of Medicine of Korea
  • 2012 – 2014Chairman, Board of Directors, Korean Cancer Association
  • 2009 – Director, Clinical Trials Center, Seoul National University Hospital
  • 2008 – 2010Chairman, Board of Directors, Korean Association for Clinical Oncology
  • 2006 – Member, the Korean Academy of Science and Technology
  • 1989 – Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine
  • 1989 – 1991Visiting Fellow, Medicine Branch, National Cancer Institute, NIH, U.S.A.


  • 2015Prize for Outstanding Thesis, The Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies
  • 2012Creative Knowledge Award, Minister’s Award, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
  • 20122nd Kobayashi Foundation Award, Kobayashi Foundation, Japan
  • 2011Bayer Schering Prize in Clinical Medicine, Korean Academy of Medical Sciences
  • 2010Hamchoon Scientific Award, Seoul National University College of Medicine
  • 2009Healthcare Industry Technology Award, Grand Prize (Presidential Award), Ministry of Health and Welfare