Vision & Mission


Respect for Humanity

Soonchunhyang Institute of Medi-bio Science (SIMS),
as a leading research institute in the field of medical life sciences,
is carrying forward the noble aspirations of Dr. Hyangseol Succ-Jo Suh M.D., Ph.D.,
who regarded the dignity of life as the highest value and devoted his life to education,
and will take the lead in realizing human health.

Biomedical research institute
   of excellence with the goal
   of advancing human health
Dr. Hyangseol Succ-Jo Suh M.D., Ph.D.
1920 ~ 1999
  • September 1946,  MD, Graduated from Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine
  • July 1949,  Intern at St. Barnabas Hospital, New Jersey, USA
  • July 1953,  Resident at Department of Neurology of New York Bellevue Hospital (Cornell University)
  • July 1954,  Lecturer at Medical College of Cornell University, USA
  • November 1964,  Establishment of Dong-eun Hospital in Jeo-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul
  • May 1974,  Chairman of Soonchunhyang Hospital and Director of Internal Medicine
  • March 1978,  First Dean of College of Medicine, Soonchunhyang University


  • 01 To establish the institute of excellence in basic & translational biomedical research

  • 02 To develop the premium graduate school program in the integrated biomedical science

  • 03 To promote global research and educational network

  • 04 To play leading role in Chungnam Biotown in collaboration with SCH University
    and SCH Medical Centers