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Sung Jin HONG, Republic of Korea / Professor, Chairman

Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
The Catholic University School of Medicine
[Institute / position]

Catholic University of Korea Medical College,
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

[Education and certification]

Mar 2009: Subspecialty board for critical care medicine (Korean society of Critical Care medicine)
Aug. 1994: PhD (the Graduate School of Catholic University of Korea Medical College )
Mar. 1989: Professional license of Anesthesiologist (Korean Society of Anesthesiologists)
Feb. 1985: MD (Catholic University of Korea Medical College)


Aug. 1996 - Aug 1997: Research Fellow of the Center of Anesthesiology Research in Cleveland Clinic Foundation (Ohio)
Faculty member of Catholic University of Korea Medical College (since 1989 to present)

[Social activity]

Director of Publication in the Korean Society of Critical Care Medicine, Editor- in-Chief of the Korean Journal of Critical Care Medicine (since 2008 to present)
Director of Medicolegal Affairs in the Korean Society of Anesthesiologists (since 2010 to 2012)
Director of Scientific Affairs in Seoul Medical Association (since 2009 to 2012)
Secretary General in the Alumni Association of Catholic University of Korea Medical College (since 2003 to 2013)
Director of Medical Insurance in the Korean Society of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesiologists (since 2010 to present)

[Publications and communications ]

1. Concerns about non-anesthesiologists administration of intravenous anesthetics
    Journal of the Korean Medical Association 56 :8 642-644 2013
2. Airway obstruction and flattening of arterial pressure wave during whole lung lavage -A Case Report-
    Korean Journal of critical Care Medicine 28 :2 133-136 2013
3. Analysis of expert consultation referrals to the Korean Society of Anesthesiologists (KSA): a
    comparison of procedural sedation and general anesthesia Journal of Anesthesia 27 :1 218-223 2013
4. Surgical location of open tracheostomies: In the operating room or at the bedside? Journal of Oral
    and Maxillofacial Surgery 70 :12 2729 2012
5. Association of body temperature and antipyretic treatments with mortality of critically ill patients with
    and without sepsis: multi-centered prospective observational study CRITICAL CARE 16 :1 33 2012
6. The influence of obesity on postoperative inflammatory cytokine levels Journal of International
    Medical Research 39 :6 2370~2378 2011
7. The hemodynamic responses and adequacy of infusion volume in acute hypervolemic hemodilution
    assessed with transesophageal Doppler apparatus. ANESTHESIA AND PAIN
    MEDICINE 6 :1 50-53 2011
8.. Perianesthetic considerations in laparoscopic bariatric surgery. Korean Journal of Anesthesiology 60:
    64-65 2011.
9. Cardiac arrest induced by submucosal injection of epinephrine in a patient with variant angina.
    Rhinology 48:2 251-253 2010.
10. The risk factors of postoperative respiratory insufficiency after prolonged robotic radical
    prostatectomy. Korean Journal of Critical Care Medicine 25:3 130-5 2010.
11. The effect of ulinastatin on hemostasis in major orthopedic surgery. Korean Journal of
    Anesthesiology 58: 25-30 2010.
12. The effects of sevoflurane on systemic and pulmonary inflammatory responses after
    cardiopulmonary bypass. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 23: 639~645 2009.
13. Isolated unilateral paralysis of the hypoglossal nerve after transoral intubation for general
    anesthesia. Dysphagia 24: 354~356 2008.
14. The effect of phenylephrine on cardiac performance and myocardial oxygen balance in
    resuscitation from hemorrhagic shock. Korean Journal of Anesthesiology 52:571-577 2007.
15. Comparison of core temperature changes during prolonged laparoscopic and open surgery. Korean
    Journal of Anesthesiology 052: 150-155 2007.
16. Pulmonary edema following laparoscopic bariatric surgery. Obesity Surgery 15:8 1202-1206 2005.
17. The effect of leukocyte depletion from the cardiopulmonary bypass priming solution. Korean Journal
    of Anesthesiology 46: 342-347 2004.
18. The effect of blood transfusion on the tissue perfusion and lung injury during cardiopulmonary
    bypass Korean Journal of Critical Care Medicine 19:2 98 -105 2004
19. The physiologic response to laparoscopic cholecystectomy: CO2 pneumoperitoneum vs. wall lift
    method. Korean Journal Anesthesiology 44: S 1-S 8 2003.
20. The comparative effects of dopamine and dobutamine on hemodynamics and gastrointestinal
    perfusion in resuscitation of hemorrhagic shock. Korean Journal of
    Anesthesiology 41: 365-78 2001.