Jong-Yil Chai works as a Professor of parasitology and tropical medicine since 1983 in Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. He has got the M.D. degree from Seoul National University College of Medicine (1976) and the Ph.D. degree in medical parasitology from Seoul National University (1984). His main research areas are trematode zoonoses and epidemiology of parasitic diseases, and he is the Malaria Editor of the Korean Journal of Parasitology. Chai is the Vice President of World Federation of Parasitologists and Secretary General of International Federation for Tropical Medicine.
Biography Updated on 4 October 2011