Skip to Global Navigation Skip to Local Navigation Skip to Content Skip to Site Link Skip to Footer

Korea Institute of Radiological & Medical Sciences

  • Greetings
  • History
  • Vision 2020
  • Major Accomplishments
  • Organization Structure
  • Location

History

Home KOREA INSTITUTE OF RADIOLOGICAL & MEDICAL SCIENCES History

History

  • 2017
    • 12.09 Comprehensive Cancer Examination Center earned the "Excellent Comprehensive Health Check-up Center" accreditation (Evaluation agency: The Korean Society of Health Screening and Promotion)
    • 10.26 Prime Minister Award(Day of Standard&Testing Organizations 2017)
    • 10.16 Carry out a comprehensive nursing services
    • 08.25 Korea Laboratory Accreditation Schme Accreditation(Ionization chamber)
    • 08.18 Officially designated as WHO Collaborating Centre in the Radiation Emergency Preparedness and Response area
    • 06.16 ~
      08.14
      Conducted ARADOS(Asian Radiation Dosimetry Group) intercomparison exercise on biodosimetry
    • 04.27 Ministry of Food and Drug Safety Co-operation Organization for Standards Development Accreditation
  • 2016
    • 12.06 ~
      12.08
      Held the Second WHO-REMPAN Emergency Radiation Treatment Workshop
    • 10.06 Obtained two-year accreditation from the Ministry of Health and Welfare through medical institution assessment
      (2016.10.6 - 2020.10.5)
    • 09.28 Officially designated as an IAEA CBC (Capacity Building Center)
    • 09.20 Recognized as an official testing agency in accordance with KS Q ISO/IEC 17025
    • 08.29 ~
      09.09
      Hosted the international training course for IAEA CBC
    • 06.18 Obtained approval from the Ministry of Health and Welfare for biological radiation dosage assessment as a new medical technology
    • 05.23 ~
      05.27
      Hosted the international training course for IAEA radiation dosage assessment
    • 04.11 Obtained the top grade from the cancer suitability evaluation (colorectal cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer, and stomach cancer)
    • 03.22 Held groundbreaking ceremony for the Radiation Fusion Center (Research Laboratory 3)
  • 2015
    • 12.18 Held groundbreaking ceremony for Korea Drug Development Platform using radio-isotope Building
    • 10.01 Opened Hospice & Palliative Care Center
    • 03.10 ~
      03.11
      Held the Asian Radiation Emergency Medical Preparedness International Seminar, which was hosted by the WHO-REMPAN
    • 01 Implemented regulations regarding emergency planning/emergency medical treatment of nuclear operators
  • 2014
    • 12.22 Biological Dosimetry Team of the National Radiation Emergency Medical Center obtained certification as an official medical testing laboratory
    • 09.18~
      09.21
      Participated in 2014 Korea Happiness Exhibition for Educational Donation
    • 09.17~
      09.19
      Participated in World Nuclear and Radiation Expo Korea
    • 04~11 Conducted mobile clinic (targeting residents in Nowon-gu, Sangju-si etc.)
    • 03~10 Conducted Saturday free mobile clinic (second and fourth Saturdays of every month, Suraksan Mountain, Gongneungsan Mountain, and Baeksemun Gate Entrance)
    • 03~09 Held Radiological and Medical Science Research Innovation Workshop (five times)
    • 03.01 Opened Korea Drug Development Platform using Radio-Isotopes
    • 01.10 Had groundbreaking ceremony for Heavy Ion Radiotherapy Center
  • 2013
    • 12.10 Held a signboard hanging ceremony for obtaining a certificate of fire safety management exemplary site
    • 12.02~
      12.06
      Held IAEA/ RCA local training course
      (Passed down treatment technology for liver cancer and lung cancer overseas)
    • 11.02 Held a symposium commemorating the 50th anniversary of nuclear medicine and a ceremony for a publication on 50 years history of nuclear medicine
    • 10.14~
      10.17
      50th anniversary of founding
      - Ceremony for publication, unveiling ceremony for symbolic sculpture, medal ceremony for long-term survival cancer patient, commemoration concert
    • 09.16~
      09.20
      Participated in the 57th IAEA General Conference and the 17th Korea Exhibition
    • 07.29 Held the inauguration for the CEO of the institute (CEO Jong Inn Lee left his post, CEO Chul Koo Cho was inaugurated)
    • 06.26 Held the Radiology Future Creation Development Strategy Symposium
    • 03.22~
      12.06
      Held the 1st~4th Radiological Medical Science Forum in 2013
    • 03.05~
      11.01
      Conducted a technical transfer training program in developing countries with the 1st~3rd radiological medical science medical teams of IAEA PACT in 2013
  • 2012
    • 12.05 Held a symposium commemorating the 10th anniversary of the National Radiation Emergency Medical Center
    • 11.07 Obtained certificate of healthcare accreditation from the Ministry of Health and Welfare (12.11.7~16.11.6)
    • 08.10 Completed the architectural design of the Heavy Ion Accelerator
    • 07.09 Opened the National Health Insurance Service Examination Center
    • 02.27 Held an opening ceremony for the Experimental Animal Research Center
  • 2011
    • 12.15 Held 48th anniversary of founding-Homecoming day
    • 12.05 Held a groundbreaking ceremony for the Korea Heavy Ion Medical Accelerator Project
    • 11.01 Revised the CI of the institute
    • 09.26 Launched the institute's homepage
    • 07.21 Conducted the course "KIRAMS ACADEMY MINI MBA"
    • 06.30 Participated in the World Nuclear & Radiation Expo Korea
    • 05.24 Established the institute's broadcasting station, "MKN"
    • 01.19 Entered into academic exchange agreement with Aerospace Medical Center
  • 2010
    • 03.27 Inauguration of Lee, Jongin as the second president of the KOREA INSTITUTE OF RADIOLOGICAL & MEDICAL SCIENCES
    • 02.09 MOU concluded with National Gunsan University
  • 2007
    • 10.18 Signed collaboration agreement with Gunma University in Japan
    • 04.05 Opening Ceremony of the KOREA INSTITUTE OF
      RADIOLOGICAL & MEDICAL SCIENCES
    • 03.27 Launched the KOREA INSTITUTE OF RADIOLOGICAL &
      MEDICAL SCIENCES system
    • 03.27 Inauguration of Kim, Jongsoon as the first president of the
      KOREA INSTITUTE OF RADIOLOGICAL & MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • 2006
    • 12.26 Became an independent organization according to the
      amendment of the "Radiation and Radioactive Isotope
      Use Promotion Act"
    • 03.22 Southeast Radiological Medical Center Groundbreaking
      Ceremony
  • 2004
    • 11.16 Cooperation Agreement signed for Radiological Medical
      Research and Technology Collaboration with the Radiological
      Medicine Comprehensive Research Center in Japan
    • 10.29 Declaration ceremony of KIRAMS VISION 2013
    • 03.26 Signboard Hanging Ceremony of Building the Southeast
      Radiological Medical Center
  • 2003
    • 10.09 40th Anniversary Celebration of the Radiation Medical Center
  • 2002
    • 09.04 Launched the Radiation Medical Center
  • before 1989
    • 1988.01.01 Restructured as a subdivision of the Korea Radiological Research Center
    • 1973.02.17 Reorganized as the Radiological Hospital, a subdivision of the Korea Radiation Research Center
    • 1963.12.17 Opened as the Institute of Radiation Medicine Research Center
    • 1962.06.29 Newly opened a Radiological Medical Research Room
      in the Radiation Research Center