APAN Speaker Profile

APAN Speaker Profile


Prof. Ho-Seong Han

AffiliationProfessor
Seoul National University BunDang Hospital, Republic of Korea
Emailhanhs AT snubh.org
APAN rolesCo-Chairman of Medical WG
BioGraduate from Seoul National University College of Medicine in 1984, and finished internship and residency of Department of Surgery at Seoul National University Hospital in 1989. Full-time Professor of Seoul National University, College of Medicine. The present position is the Professor of Department of Surgery. The field of interest is hepatobiliary surgery and laparoscopic surgery. World first performed laparoscopic right posterior sectionectomy, central bisectionectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma by laparoscopy. Has also performed laparoscopic liver resection in a pediatric patient and succeeded in total laparoscopic right side donor hepatectomy as world-first. Has also reported World first prospective series of laparoscopic surgery for gallbladder cancer. Has also performed first laparoscopic PD and distal pancreatectomy in Korea. Has a keen interest in cancer and acute inflammation on clinical and basic research.

Play a role as editors of renowned journals, such as Ann Surgery, Surgical Oncology, JHBPS, etc. Associate Editor of Digestive Surgery. Has published atlas and textbooks and contributed many chapters in numerous books and atlas. Has been invited speakers for many international conferences.

Chairman of Board of Directors of Korean Society of Parenteral& Enteral Nutrition (KSPEN), and ex-Chairman of Korean Society of Laparoscopic & Endoscopic Surgeons (KSELS) & ex-Chairman of Korean Society of Surgical Oncology(KSSO)

President-elect of Korean Society of HBP Surgery, and Ex-President of Korean Society of Pancreas Surgery and Korean Society of Trauma.

Vice president of IASMEN, ex-President of KSSMN(Korean Society of Surgical Metabolism & Nutrition).President of PENSA 2018.


Ho-Seong Han's roles in APAN47

Session chair  Medical WG - HPB session
Speaker  Medical WG - HPB session
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