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Title University of Newcastle Vice Chancellor visits SKKU SOM
Name SKKUSOM Date  2015-04-15 Hit 1087


Prof. Caroline McMillen, the Vice Chancellor and President of University of Newcastle, Australia visited SKKU SOM and Samsung Medical Center on February 24. Prof. McMillen introduced University of Newcastle Medical School, and emphasized its strength in biomedical sciences. Prof. McMillen discussed possible future collaboration between SKKU SOM and University of Newcastle with Dean Kyungsoo Lee and SMC President Jae Hoon Song.

She also had opportunity to take a tour of Samsung Medical Center. Prof. McMillen was impressed by the patient-oriented service system of SMC and how systematically the large-scale hospital was managed.

Vice Chancellor McMillen and Dean Lee agreed on developing research collaboration between two institutions and to look in to possibilities of student and faculty exchange in the near future.