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Yong Jeong, MD, Ph.D

Associate Professor, KAIST
Department of Bio and Brain Engineering,
Program of Brain and Cognitive Engineering,
Graduate School of Medical Science and Engineering,
Graduate Program for Future Strategy

- Office: Yangbunsoon (E16-1) 509
- E-mail : yong(at)kaist.ac.kr
yong(at)kaist.edu
- Tel: +82-(0)42-350-4324 
- Fax: +82-(0)42-350-4310
- Lab: +82-42-350-4364
- Lab manager: +82-42-350-5364
- KIHST: +82-42+350-7264, 7269
- Online IDs: Google Scholar, Research ID, Mendely, Orcid
- Curriculum Vitae: pdf

Director, KI for Health Science and Technology (KIHST)
Director, Dr. M Smart Mobile Healthcare Center
Director, Neuro-Vascular Disorder Research Center (NVRC funded by NRF)
Director, Laboratory for Cognitive Neuroscience and NeuroImaging (ibrain.kaist.ac.kr)
Faculty, Department of Neurology, KAIST Pappalardo Clinic

Research Field

  • Neurophysiology 
  • Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology 
  • Clinical Neurology (degenerative disease, vascular disease) 
  • Functional Neuroimaging 
  • Brain mapping and modeling 
  • Brain network 
  • Bioengineering (biosignals) 

Education

  • Ph.D (in Neurophysiology), Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 1997 
  • Master in Science (MS), Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 1993 
  • MD, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea, 1991 

Professional Career

  • Adjunct professor, Department of Neurology, Sungkyunkwan University Samsung Medical Center, September 1, 2005 - current 
  • Visiting Professor, Department of Bio and Brain Engineering, September 1, 2005 - May 31, 2007 
  • Research and Clinical Fellowship, University of Florida, August 1, 2003 - August 31, 2005 
  • Research and Clinical Fellowship, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea, March 1, 2002 - July 31, 2003 
  • Neurology Residency, Severance Hospital, Yonsei Medical Center, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea, March 1, 1998 - February 28, 2002 
  • Internship, Severance Hospital, Yonsei Medical Center, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea, May 1, 1997 - February 28, 1998 
  • Researcher, National Institute of Toxicological Research, Korea Food and Drug Administration, April 28, 1994 - April 25, 1997 
  • Research and Teaching Assistant, Department of Physiology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea, March 1, 1991 - February 28, 1994 

Degree and Qualification

  • Board of Neurology (No. 780), granted by Ministry of Health and Welfare, Korea, 2002 
  • ECFMG Certification (No.0-469-234-9), 1998 
  • Ph.D, conferred by Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 1997 
  • MS, conferred by Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 1993 
  • MD (No. 43694), granted by Ministry of Health and Welfare, Korea, 1991 

Society Memberships

  • Society for Neuroscience, member
  • Organization for Human Brain Mapping, member
  • Institute of Complex Medical Engineering, councilor
  • Korean Neurological Association, Former Academic Committee
  • Korean Dementia Association, Board of Director
  • Korean Human Brain Mapping Society, Chair of General Affairs Committee
  • The Korean Society for Cognitive Science, Organization Committee
  • Korean Society of Medical and Biological Engineering, Academic Committee
  • The Korean Society for Brain and Neural Science, Member
  • Korean Society for Clinical Neurophysiology, Former Academic Committee
  • IBEC 2015, Scientific Program Committee
  • Biomag 2016, Organization Committee
  • The 10th ICME International Conference on Complex Medical Engineering (ICME 2016), Organizing Committee Co-Chair
  • Korean Brain Society, Former Chair of Planning Committee

Academic and Public Services

  • Journal of Alzheimer’s disease, former Associate Editor
  • Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering, Associate Editor
  • Korea Food and Drug Administration, Consultant on Biomedical Devices
  • National Research Foundation of Korea, Review Board
  • Institute of Civil-military Technology Cooperation, former Consultant
  • Ministry of Health and Welfare, National Dementia Research Committee, Member
  • Ministry of Science, Technology and ICT, National Brain Research Working Committee, Member
  • KFDA, Medical Instrument Safety Committee, Member

Awards

  • Siemens Academic Excellence Award conferred by Korean Society of Human Brain Mapping, 2016
  • Research Award conferred by Korea Clinical Neurophysiology Society, 2014
  • President of Korea Medical Association Award, 1991