Who We Are

 Prof. Dr. Hyoung Jin Park is currently a professor at the Dept. of Physiology, College of Medicine, Hallym University, Korea. He is a member of the Korean Physiological Society, Korea Society of Endocrinology, Korean Academy of Medical Science, American Physiological Association and editorial board member of the American Pancreatic Association.   Dr. Park initiated the research on Phellinus mushroom against Alzheimer, stroke and cirrhosis. His findings indicated both positive and encouraging results.

Prof. Dr. Park received his M.D. from the Catholic University of Korea School of Medicine in 1971, his M.Sc. (Physiology) from the Graduate School, Catholic University of Korea in 1973. He earned his Ph.D. (Physiology) from the Graduate School, Catholic University of Korea in 1977.  Prof. Dr. Park’s fields of interest included the Physiology of exocrine pancreas; Physiology of autonomic nervous system and neuroendocrine system; and the Application of medicinal mushrooms. He has published over 90 scientific papers in international journals.

 

Curriculum vitae

Name:                  Hyoung Jin Park
Affiliation:            Department of Physiology,
                              School of Medicine, Hallym University,
                              39 Hallymdaehak-gil, Chuncheon,
                              Gangwon-do 200-702, Republic of Korea
 
Education
1971:                    M.D. School of Medicine, Catholic University, Seoul, Korea
1973:                    M.Sc. Graduate School, Catholic University, Seoul, Korea
1977:                    Ph.D. Graduate School, Catholic University, Seoul, Korea
 
Carrier
2010- present:    Member, National Academy of Medicine of Korea
2005-2007:          President, Korean Physiological Society, Korea
2003-present:     Editorial board member, Pancreas, USA
2000-2004:          Dean, School of Medicine, Hallym University, Gangwon, Korea
1998-2000:          Dean, Special Task-Force Team of Aging Biomedical Science, Hallym University,
                              Gangwon, Korea
1996-1998:          Dean, Office of Planning and Budgeting, Hallym University, Gangwon, Korea
1984-present:     Professor and Chairman, School of Medicine, Hallym University, Gangwon, Korea
1981-1983:          Visiting Professor, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
1978-1984:          ssistant Professor, School of Medicine, Catholic University, Seoul, Korea