The Korean Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation Awards Prof. Sung Ki Woong Academic Prize and Prof. Yoo Keon-Hee Outstanding Paper Prize
At the 21st Meeting of the Korean Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, convened on August 19 and 20 in Busan, Prof. Sung Ki Woong from the Department of Pediatrics in SMC was awarded the Academic Prize. Prof. Sung developed a new treatment method involving continuous high-dose chemotherapy and autologous transplantation of hematopoietic stem cell for various intractable solid cancers such as neuroblastoma and brain tumors in children, dramatically increasing the survival rate.