Kyung Rim Sung

Associate Professor
Univ of Ulsan College of ...

Educational & Professional Background
Undergraduate (MD, 1988-1994): Seoul National University College of Medicine
MS (1996-1998): University of Ulsan College of Medicine
PhD (1998-2003): University of Ulsan College of Medicine
Visiting Scholar (2005-2007): University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Assistant Professor (2008-2013): Univ of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center
Associate Professor (2013- ): Univ of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center
Chair of ophthalmology department (2016 ~); Univ of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center

Research Fields and Specialties
Optic nerve head imaging
Glaucoma pathogenesis related to optic nerve head biomechanics
Pathogenesis of angle closure glaucoma

MEMBERSHIP
Korean ophthalmological society
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Association of Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Korean glaucoma society, Director scientific programs (2016~)

AWARD
2009 Korean glaucoma society, Yeon Am Academic achievement award
2012 American Academy of Ophthalmology, Academic achievement award
2013 Korean ophthalmologic society, Hangil Academic achievement award
2014. Korean Ophthalmologist association, Best lecturer award
2014. Korean ophthalmologic society, Best Video presentation award
2016. Professor of the year, University of Ulsan, college of medicine.