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Expert introduction

Prof. Bhadrasain Vikram received his medical degree from the University of Delhi and trained in radiation oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. He subsequently served on the faculties of Memorial Sloan-Kettering, Cornell University Medical College and Mount Sinai School of Medicine. From 1992–2003, he served as Professor and University Chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Radiation Oncologist-in-Chief at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City.

Expert introduction

Prof. Young-Woo Kim is the Chief Surgeon of Center for Gastric Cancer, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea. Dr. Young-Woo Kim graduated from Seoul National University School of Medicine in 1988 and finished his training at the Department of Surgery of Seoul National University Hospital. And, he served as a flight surgeon, ROK Air Force Captain for three years. From 1997 through 2002, he had been working for Ewha Womans University as a faculty. Now he is a Chief Surgeon in Center for Gastric Cancer, Research Institute & Hospital, National Cancer Center as well as a professor of Department of Cancer Control and Policy at National Cancer Center Graduate School of Cancer Science and Policy. From Jun 2014 through Aug 2014, he was an Honorary Visiting Professor at Imperial College of London. His main research field is gastric surgical oncology encompassing clinical trials, developing surgical techniques of laparoscopic surgery, robotic surgery, and open surgery, translational researches over gastric cancer, and medical device development. He developed 3D laparoscopy system and planned surgical robot development for the Korean government. He has performed over 5,000 gastrectomies including over 3,000 laparoscopic and, 200 robotic gastrectomies so far.