|Title||Prof. Sewon Lim awarded with Cheongjo Geun Jeong Medal|
Prof. Sewon Lim awarded with Cheongjo Geun Jeong Medal
Prof. Sewon Lim, who was stabbed to death by the psychotic patient with delusion and hallucination, was awarded with the Cheongjo Geun Jeong Medal from President Moon Jae-in. Prof. Lim was acknowledged for his contribution for improving the national health by designing the Korean standard suicide prevention program - Watch, Listen and Talk. He was also recognized for his righteous deed when warning the others from danger when his own life was at risk.
The ceremony was held on April 5, 2019 at the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Prof.Lims wife received the medal on Prof. Lims behalf.