서일 / SUH, Il
교수

Department / Institute / Center :
Department of Preventive Medicine
(Epidemiology)

Contact Information

Phone +82-2-2228-1868 Email isuh@yuhs.ac Website http://ilsuh.yonsei.ac.kr/main.php

Educational Background

Undergraduate Education M.D., Yonsei University College of Medicine, 1978
Final Degree (University, Major) Ph.D., Graduate School, Yonsei University, 1987
Overseas Training (Institute, Supervisor) National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, USA
Dr. Jeffrey A. Cutler, 1989.9 – 1991.8

Professional Societies and current positions

1991 – present Fellow of the Council on Epidemiology and Prevention, American Heart Association, USA
1997 – 1998 Committee Member, Committee on Research, Development, and Institutional Strengthening for Control of Cardiovascular Diseases in Developing Countries, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences, USA
2006 – 2008 President, Korean Society of Epidemiology
2008 – present Board Member, International Society of Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention
2010 – present President, Korean Society of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention

Research Area(s)

Basic research, Clinical research
Research Field • Cardiovascular disease epidemiology
• Risk factors for abnormal blood pressure in early adulthood
• Liver dysfunction and hemorrhagic stroke
• Smoking as a preventable cardiovascular risk factor
• Metabolic abnormalities and cardiovascular risk
Diseases • Prevention for stroke, hypertension, coronary heart disease, and other cardiovascular diseases
Possible Collaboration • Studies to define risk factors of cardiovascular diseases from childhood to elderly
• Studies for prevention of cardiovascular diseases

Research Methods

• Community-based prospective cohort studies
-Kangwha study: for tracking of childhood blood pressure since 1986
-Korean genome and epidemiology study: to investigate determinants of cardio-vascular disease in adults since 2006
• Pooling projects of cohorts in Asian countries
-Asia-Pacific Cohort Studies Collaboration (44 cohorts)
-East Asian Network for Stroke Prevention Study (4 countries)

Lab.

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Contact person Name: 오선민 (강사) / Tel: 2228-1876 / E-mail: smo@yuhs.ac

Major Published Articles and Books

• Suh I, Jee SH, Kim HC, Nam CM, Kim IS, Appel LJ. Low serum cholesterol and hemorrhagic stroke in men: The Korea Medical Insurance Corporation Study. Lancet 2001;357(9260):922-5
• Jee SH, Suh I, Kim IS, Appel LJ. Smoking and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease in men with low levels of serum cholesterol. JAMA 1999;282(22):2149-55
• Kim HC, Nam CM, Jee SH, Han KH, Oh DK, Suh I. Normal serum aminotransferae level and the risk of mortality from liver diseases: prospective cohort study. BMJ 2004;328 (7446):983-8
• Kim HC, Kang DR, Nam CM, Hur NW, Shim JS, Jee SH, Suh I. Elevated serum aminotransferase level as a predictor of intracerebral hemorrhage: Korea medical insurance corporation study. Stroke 2005;36(8):1642-7
• Asia Pacific Cohort Studies Collaboration. Blood glucose and risk of cardiovascular disease in the Asia Pacific region. Diabetes Care 2004;27(12):2836-42