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Title Project 20-50 Kick-Off Ceremony
Name SKKUSOM Date  2015-05-20 Hit 1314


SKKU-SOM Project 20-50 Kick-Off Ceremony


Project 20-50 Kick-Off was held on May 20, to announce the beginning of the Project 20-50 which aims to become one of the top 50 Medical Schools in the world by 2020. Dr. Kyu Sang Chung, the President of Sungkyunkwan University, Dr. Jae Hoon Song, the President & CEO of Samsung Medical Center, Mr. Soon Bong Yoon, the President of Samsung Medical Center and many other valued guests, professors and students joined the Kick-Off ceremony to congratulate the beginning of Project 20-50.

The main strategies for Project 20-50 are:

1) To publish globally recognized journal in the field of Medicine

2) To strengthen the global reputation of SKKU-SOM

3) To build strategic partnership with leading Medical Schools around the globe.


SKKU-SOM faculty members and students participated in the Kick-Off event and shared the common goal which the School is headed for. The Project 20-50 will begin this year, aiming for global top 50 Medical School by year 2020.