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Message from Director
Create new value through comprehensive convergence of multi-disciplinary studies!

The Samsung Advanced Institute for Health Sciences & Technology (SAIHST) is a research institute with graduate school capabilities established on March 2011 at Sungkyunkwan University Graduate School to contribute Samsung Medical Center as the world leading hospital. SAIHST was established with a vision to create new value through the comprehensive convergence of multi-disciplinary studies.

After the foundation of SAIHST, with passionate efforts from SAIHST members and leadership from the first Executive Director Myung-Hee CHUNG, SAIHST was able to establish the concrete foundation to leap forward as the future leading institution.

We should continuously strive to improve ourselves. In order to respond the rapid evolution and expansion of the Health Sciences and Technology sectors, it is time that we need to renovate and challenge ourselves with utmost efforts to become the leading education and research institution in this global world.


Sungkyunkwan University, Samsung Medical Center and Samsung Group acknowledge the potential and infinite possibilities of SAIHST and will actively support the advancement of SAIHST.

In response to the unsparing support, SAIHST shall need to play a significant role in contributing the enhancement of global competitiveness of Samsung Medical Center, SKKU School of Medicine as well as Sungkyunkwan University, and furthermore, SAIHST must be one of the influential players in strengthening Samsung Group’s Healthcare Sector.

To dear members of SAIHST !
From now on, we need to endeavor continuously with faith, optimism and sharing spirits. Our goal of “All Roads of Health Sciences and Technology lead to SAIHST” will become an actual reality if we were to consistently strive with endless imagination and challenge based on the firm support from the SKKU, SMC and Samsung Group.