Editors

Publisher
MooJin Choo,   President of KMA
Editorial board members (May 2015-April 2018)
Editor-in-Chief Nayoung Kim Seoul National University, Seongnam, Korea
Editorial consultant Sun Huh Hallym Univeristy, Chuncheon, Korea
Managing editor Hee Man Kim Yonsei University, Seoul, Kora
Ethics editor Sang-Cheol Bae Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
Editorial board members Kyung-Hwan Cho Korea University, Seoul, Korea
Kil Won Kim Yonhapnews Agency, Seoul, Korea
Bossng Kang Hanyang University, Guri, Korea
Jun Soo Kwon Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Jin Woo Lee Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Won-Chul Lee The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
Yu Jin Lee Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Soo Lim Seoul National University, Seongnam, Korea
Tae Won Min The Kukmin Daily Newspaper, Seoul, Korea
Yu Jin Paek Hallym University, Anyang, Korea
Hyeon Woo Yim The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
Ho Joo Yoon Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
Manuscript editor Eun Ju Shin Daehan Medical Book Publishing, Inc., Seoul, Korea
English editor Jocely Graf Compecs, Seoul, Korea
PDF layout editor Young Eun Kim Daehan Medical Book Publishing, Inc., Seoul, Korea
Full text JATS XML production engineers Yoonsang Cho M2Community, Seoul, Korea
Administrative staffs Yoon Soo Oh Korean Medical Association
Man ho Lim Korean Medical Association
Ji Ae Kim Korean Medical Association
Editorial Management
Editor-in-Chief

Name and title:
  • Nayoung Kim, Director of Academic Affairs, Korean Medical Association, Professor of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine
Specific responsibilities:
  • She presides the publication process of the books by KMA. She is responsible for the quality of books published.
Prior experience in scientific publishing:
  • 2006-2008:  Director of Medical Insurance Committee of Korean Helicobacter and Upper Gastrointestinal Research;
  • 2009-2011:  Deputy Editor of Korean Society of Gastroenterology;
  • 2010-2015:  Deputy Editor of Journal of Neurogastroenterology and Motility;
  • 2012- Present:  Editorial Board member of Digestive Disease and Science;
  • 2013.4 – Present:  Editorial Board Member of Digestive Disease and Science;
  • 2014.1 – Present:  Editorial Board Member of Helicobacter;
  • 2016 - Present:  Associate Editor of Journal of Cancer Prevention;
  • 2016.1 – Present:  Editorial Board Member of Gastric cancer;
Her experience and publication is also available from: Membership in professional associations:
  • 2004.12 - 2006.12:  Director of Scientific Committee of Korean Helicobacter and Upper Gastrointestinal Research;
  • 2006.12 - 2008.12:  Director of Medical Insurance Committee of Korean Helicobacter and Upper Gastrointestinal Research
  • 2012.4 – 2016.4:  Director of Scientific Committee of Korean Medical Women's Association;
  • 2014.1 – 2015.12:  Board member of Korea Federation of Women Science and Technology Association, KOFWST)
  • 2015.1- Present:  Member of National Academy of Medicine of Korea
  • 2015.4-2017.4:  Congress Chairwoman of Korean Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility
  • 2015.5 – 2018.4:  Director of Scientific Committee of Korean Medical Association
  • 2016.1 – 2016.12:  President of the Korean Society of Cancer Prevention
  • 2018.1 – 2019.12:  Vice President of Korea Federation of Women Science and Technology Association, KOFWST)
Editorial consultant

Name and title:
  • Sun Huh, Professor of Parasitology, College of Medicine, Hallym University
Specific responsibilities:
  • He consult the editorial and publishing process for manuscript editing, English editing, and ethical statements.
Prior experience in scientific publishing: Membership in professional associations:
  • 2011-Present:  Member of board of directors, Korean Council of Science Editors (https://www.kcse.org/)
  • 2014-Present:  Member of executive board, Council of Asian Science Editors (http://asianeditor.org/)
  • 2015-Present:  Member of the National Research Foundation of Korea Web of Science Journal Recommendation Committee
His publication list is also available from:
Managing editor

Name and title:
  • Hee Man Kim, Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Yonsei University Wonju College of Medicine and Wonju Severance Christian Hospital, South Korea
Specific responsibilities:
  • He manages the overall procedure of book publishing from selection of topics, authors to final publication of not only print books but also e-book. His experience in a variety of scholarly societies guarantees his excellence as managing editor.
Prior experience in scientific publishing:
  • 2013-Present:  Publication Committee Member of the Korean Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility (http://www.ksgm.org/)
  • 2016-Present:  Publication Committee Member of the Korean Society of Cancer Prevention (http://www.kscp.or.kr/)
His publication list is available from: Membership in professional associations:
  • 1999-Present:  the Korean Medical Association
  • 2010-2011:  Scientific Committee the Korean Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility (http://www.ksgm.org/)
  • 2016-Present:  Medical Insurance Committee of the Korean Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (https://www.gie.or.kr/)
  • 2013-2015:  Clinical Professional Consultant, Medical Instrument Committee, Ministry of Food and Drug Satety (www.mfds.go.kr/)
  • 2016-Present:  Clinical Professional Consultant, National Institute of Food and Drug Safety Evaluation (www.nifds.go.kr/)
Ethics manager

Name and title:
  • Sang-Cheol Bae, Director, Academic Affairs Committee, Korean Academy of Medical Sciences, Professor of Department of Rheumatology, Hanyang University College of Medicine, South Korea
Specific responsibilities:
  • He consults the editorial and publishing process for the ethical aspect of the book.
Prior experience in scientific publishing:
  • 1997-1998:  Ad hoc Committee on Neuropsychiatric SLE nomenclature (co-chair)
  • 2005-2006:  Chairman, Academic Affairs Committee, Korean College of Rheumatology
  • 2006-2012:  Member, Academic Affairs Committee, Korean Academy of Medical Sciences
  • 2011-present:  Full member, National Academy of Medicine of Korea
  • 2011-2015:  Editorial Board, Rheumatology
  • 2012-2018:  Director, Academic Affairs Committee, Korean Academy of Medical Sciences
His publication list is available from: Membership in professional associations:
  • 1984-present:  Korean Medical Association
  • 1997-present:  SLICC (Systemic Lupus International Collaborating Clinics), full member
  • 1997-2010:  PRINTO (Pediatric Rheumatology International Trials Organization) Korean Director
  • 2002-2006:  Advisory board member, Committee for drug pricing and imbursement, Ministry of Health and Welfare
  • 2004-2005:  Advisory board member, Committee for Drug Utilization Review, Ministry of Health and Welfare
  • 2005-present:  Executive committee member, Asia-Pacific ISOPOR
  • 2005-2007:  Expert advisory member, Medical R&D committee, President
  • 2007-2009:  Advisory board member, Committee for Drug Reimbursement, Health Insurance Review Agency
  • 2008-present:  Steering committee member, Center for Rare & Intractable Diseases, Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • 2009-2013:  Steering committee member, HT forum Chairman, Clinical & Translational Research subcommittee, HT forum
  • 2009-2011:  Expert advisory member, Health & Medicine policy committee, Ministry of Health and Welfare
  • 2012-2014:  Steering committee member, Health & Medicine policy committee, Ministry of Health and Welfare
  • 2013-2016:  Steering committee member, New Health Technology Assessment Committee, Ministry of Health and Welfare
  • 2016-present:  Chairmen, Code Deliberation Committee of Korean Research-based Pharma Industry Association
  • 2016-present:  President, Korean Society of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Research
  • 2017-present:  Chairmen, Steering committee of Coordinating Center for National Health Clinical Research
How to select editors for book (s)
They were selected by editor-in-chief and admitted by the President of Korean Medical Association based on their previous works and publications.