Professor Shin Dong-Win from KAIST's Department of the Humanities and Social Sciences, will be giving an open lecture on the life of Heo Jun [the subject of a popular television series] and his relationship to oriental medicine. Heo Jun was a court physician during King Seonjo's reign. He compiled Dong Ui Bo Gam, which became the foundation of traditional Korean Medicine. He became famous as a noted physician in his twenties and worked as a royal physician for a long time. [n.b. the picture above is one of Heo Jun and not Professor Shin Dong Won]
Title: "The Life of Heo Jun and his Place in Oriental Medicine"
Presenter: Professor Shin Dong-Won, School of Humanities and Social Science, KAIST
Date: Tuesday 18th March 2008
Place: Rm:1125, [N4], KAIST