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Former Ministers and Commissioners

No.16 LEE Eui-Kyung
No.16 LEE Eui-Kyung Period : 3/9/2019 - present
EDUCATION
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy, Seoul National University
  • Master of Pharmacy, Seoul National University
  • Ph.D. in Pharmacy, University of Iowa
No.15 RYU YoungJin
No.15 RYU YoungJin Period : 7/12/2017 - 3/8/2019
EDUCATION
  • Manufacturing Pharmacy Major, Pusan National University
No.14 SOHN Mungi
No.14 SOHN Mungi Period : 3/28/2016 - 12/7/2017
EDUCATION
  • B.S. in Food Engineering, Yeonsei University, Korea
  • M.S. in Rutgers University, New Jersey, US
  • Ph.D. in Rutgers University, New Jersey, US
No.13 KIM Seunghee
No.13 KIM Seunghee Period : 4/7/2015 - 3/13/2016
EDUCATION
  • Kyunggi Girl’s High School
  • BS in Pharmacy, Seoul National University
  • MS in Pharmacy, Seoul National University
  • Ph.D in Chemistry, University of Notre Dame
No.12 CHUNG Seung
No.12 CHUNG Seung Period : 3/15/2013 - 3/13/2015
EDUCATION
  • Dongsin High School
  • B.A. in Economics, Chonnam National University (’81)
  • M.A. in Public Administration, Iowa State University (’89)
  • Ph.D. in Economics, Kangwon National University
No.11 LEE Heesung
No.11 LEE Heesung Period : 12/30/2011 - 3/14/2013
EDUCATION
  • Daejeon High School (‘71)
  • B.Pharm.(School of Pharmacy, Sungkyunkwan University, ‘79), Pharmacy
  • M.S.(College of Public Health, Yonsei University, ‘89), Public Health
  • Ph.D.(Graduate School of Pharmacy, Sungkyunkwan University, ‘04), Bio-medicine and Pharmacy
No.10 NOH Yunhong
No.10 NOH Yunhong Period : 4/2/2010 - 12/11/2011
EDUCATION
  • B.A. in Russian language, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (‘83)
  • M.S. Candidate in health administration, Graduate School of Public Health, Seoul National University
  • M.S. (‘93) and Ph.D. Candidate (‘98) in health economics, University of York, United Kingdom
No.9 YUN Yeopyo
No.9 YUN Yeopyo Period : 3/8/2008 - 4/1/2010
EDUCATION
  • B.S. (’80), M.S. (’82) and Ph.D. (’86) in pharmacy, Seoul National University
  • Training at National Institutes of Health in the United States (’88 - ’90)
No.8 KIM Myunghyun
No.8 KIM Myunghyun Period : 6/21/2007 - 3/7/2008
EDUCATION
  • B.A. in trade, Soongsil University
  • M.A. in social policy, University of Nottingham
No.7 MOON Changjin
No.7 MOON Changjin Period : 2/1/2006 - 6/20/2007
EDUCATION
  • B.A. in sociology, Seoul National University (’79)
  • M.A. and Ph.D. in sociology, University of Chicago (’86)
No.6 KIM Chungsook
No.6 KIM Chungsook Period : 9/3/2004 - 1/31/2006
EDUCATION
  • B.S. in pharmacy, Seoul National University (’73)
  • M.S. in biochemistry, University of Minnesota in the United States (’78)
  • Ph.D. in pharmaceutics, Washington University in the United States (’85)
No.5 SHIM Changkoo
No.5 SHIM Changkoo Period : 3/3/2003 - 9/3/2004
EDUCATION
  • B.S. (’71) and M.S. (’76) in pharmacy, Seoul National University
  • Ph.D. in pharmaceutics, University of Tokyo in Japan (’82)
No.4 LEE Youngsoon
No.4 LEE Youngsoon Period : 3/20/2002 - 3/2/2003
EDUCATION
  • B.S. in veterinary science, Seoul Agricultural University (’72)
  • M.S. (’75) and Ph.D. (’78) in agricultural science, University of Tokyo in Japan
No.3 YANG Gyuhwan
No.3 YANG Gyuhwan Period : 8/11/2000 - 3/19/2002
EDUCATION
  • B.S. in biology, Sogang University (’67)
  • M.S. in microbiology, University of Wisconsin in the United States (’70)
  • Ph.D. in toxicology, University of Wisconsin in the United States (’74)
No.2 HUH Kun
No.2 HUH Kun Period : 1/29/1999 - 8/10/2000
EDUCATION
  • B.S. (’60) and M.S. (’62) in pharmacy, Youngnam University
  • Ph.D. in pharmacology, Osaka University in Japan (’74)
No.1 PARK Jongse
No.1 PARK Jongse Period : 3/9/1998 - 1/28/1999
EDUCATION
  • B.S. in chemistry, Seoul National University (’66)
  • M.S. and Ph.D. in chemistry, Johns Hopkins University in the United States (’75)