KSMR About KSMR

About KSMR

1. Introduction

  Welcome to the Korean Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (KSMR), which was established in 1990 and is the official affiliated society of the Korean Society of Radiology. The society plays a central role in promoting and developing the highest knowledge of musculoskeletal radiology and related sciences. The society also seeks to promote closer fellowship among members and non-Korean musculoskeletal radiologists around in the world.


2. Executive board (Who’s Who)
President  Ik Yang  Hallym University
Commissioner Sung Gyu Moon Konkuk University
Secretary of Commissioner So-Yeon Lee Sungkyunkwan University
Treasurer Sung Jun Kim Yonsei University
Chair of Project Committees Ji Young Hwang Ewha Womans University
Chair of Health Insurance Committees Suk-Joo Hong Korea University
Secretary of Health Insurance Committees Wantae Kim VHS medical Center
Secretary of Health Insurance Committees Hee Jin Park Sungkyunkwan University
Chair of Scientific Committees Chang Ho Kang Korea University
Secretary of Scientific Committees So Young Park Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong
Secretary of Scientific Committees Kyung-sik Ahn Korea University
Chair of Education Committees Sang Hoon Lee University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center
Secretary of Education Committees Guen Young Lee Chung-Ang University
Chair of Training Committees Ji-Seon Park Kyung Hee University
Chair of Board Examination Committees Sun Joo Lee Inje University
Chair of Health Policy & practice Committees Seung Hoon Lee Hanyang University
Chair of Pulblic Relation Committees Jang Gyu Cha Soonchunhyang University
Chair of Information & Communication committees Ho-Taek Song Yonsei University
Secretary of Information & Communication committees Hye Jin Yoo Seoul National University
Chair of International Liaison Committees Ja-Young Choi Seoul National University
Auditor  Joon Woo Lee Seoul National University

3. History
1990.11 Establishment of the Korean Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (KSMR)
1991.01 The inaugural monthly meeting
1991.06 The inaugural annual congress meeting of KSMR
1993.04 The inaugural imaging conference
1995.01 Publication of "Case Reports"
1995.08 Establishment of the Chungcheong-Honam branch
2000 Establishment of the Yeongnam branch
2000.04 Launch of the home page of the KSMR
2004.09 Hosted the 6th Asian Musculoskeletal Society (AMS) meeting in Seoul
2005.11 The inaugural educational course of KSMR
2006.12 Launch of the "Weekly Cases"
2009.12 The inaugural year-end scientific meeting
2011.02 Hosted 13th Asian Musculoskeletal Society (AMS) meeting
2013.04 Publication of a text book "Musculoskeletal Radiology"
2017.05 Publication of a text book "Musculoskeletal Ultrasound"

4. Regular annual and monthly society meetings
  • Regular monthly meeting on every month
  • Annual congress meeting on spring
  • Annual educational lecture course for residents and radiologist on May
  • Annual imaging conference for residents on September
  • Annual ultrasound educational course on November
  • Annual year-end scientific meeting on December

5. Web-based Learning program

The KSMR has launched a web-based learning program, “Weekly Cases”, for non-Korean radiologists, medical Physicists, and radiologic scientists. Readers are recommended to submit their diagnosis and opinions on “Weekly Cases” through e-mail. The correct answer and brief discussion will be presented within 2 weeks.
Contact E mail : balgundol@hanmail.net

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