Jaeshin Park Park has graduated from Kyungpook National University College of Medicine, Daegu, Korea, in 1982. He finished his internship at National Medical Center, Seoul (1983), and urology residency training at Keimyung University Dongsan Medical Center, Daegu, in 1990. He also obtained the Ph.D. degree in medical science at Graduate School of Keimyung University. He started his career as a Clinical Urologist at Daegu Catholic University Medical Center, Daegu, in 1990 and became an Assistant Professor in 1991. His interest in pediatric urology made him spend a year (1996-1997) as a Research Fellow at Children’s National Medical Center, affiliated with George Washington University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA. During and after that time, he published several papers regarding renal scarring after acute pyelonephritis and pyeloplasty for ureteropelvic junction obstruction in children. After returning to Korea, he has continued his career as a specialist in a field of pediatric urology and also in uro-oncology to become a Professor at 2000. He has been also very active in various academic societies, including working as a Board Member in The Korean Urology Association, The Korean Society of Pediatric Urology, The Korean Urological Oncology Society, The Korean Prostate Society, and The Korean Andrological Society. He also did many paperworks locally and internationally. He has served as an Editor in Korean Journal of Pediatric Urology from 2006 to 2010 and an Editorial Board Member in Korean Journal of Urology from 2008 to 2012. He also published more than 70 papers in both local and international journals in the field of pediatric urology and the other urology field. Currently, he is an Editorial Board Member in Case Reports in Urology.
Biography Updated on 1 April 2013