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The People’s Health Institute (PHI), a progressive non-profit research institute, was founded in 2006 based on the initiatives of health activists, researchers, and leaders of civic organizations. In accordance with the vision, PHI generates and disseminates information to support people’s decision-making from the perspectives of social justice and equitable health.

 

VISIONS AND VALUES

 

The PHI envisions health for all and health with all, to be a national and international center for excellence in our research areas and be recognized nationally and internationally for our contribution towards more just and equitable health.

 

ORGANIZATION

 

Board of Directors

Dr. Kim Chang-yup (Chair and Director of PHI, Professor, Seoul National University Graduate School of Public Health)

Dr. Kim Kyoung-il (Former President, Seoul Dongbu Hospital)

Dr. Kim Joon-hyun (President, Health Right Network)

Dr. Kim Heegirl (Professor, Gacheon University, Department of Nursing)

Dr. Bae Eun-young (Professor, Kyungsang University, Department of Pharmacy)

Dr. Song In-han (Professor, Yonsei University, Department of Social Welfare)

Ms. Yoo Ji-Hyun (Chair, Korean Health and Medical Worker’s Union)

Mr. Lee Chang-gon (Reporter, Hankyoreh News)

 

Audit Committee

Mr. Lee Moon-seob (Certified Tax Accountant)

Dr. Choi Yong-jun (Professor, Hanlim University, Department of Medicine)

 

Staffs

 

Director

Kim Chang-yup (Professor, Seoul National University School of Public Health)

Health Policy, Health reform

 

Center for Health Equity Research

Kim Myoung-hee, MD, MPH, Ph.D

Epidemiology, Public Health

 

Lee Ju-yeon, MS

Health Policy, Planning and Financing

 

Center for Health Policy Research

Kim Sun, MS, Ph.D

Health Policy and Management, Health Economics

 

Kim Seong-yi, MA, MPH, Ph.D Candidate

Health Policy

 

Center for Globalization and Health Research

Kim Sae-rom, MD, Ph.D Candidate

Health Policy

 

Park Gun-hee, MD, Ph.D

Health Policy, Global Health

 

Center for Community Health Research

Cho Won-sup, BSN, MPH, Ph.D

Community Health

 

Seo Sang-hee, MA

Public Health, Child Welfare

 

Ryu Han-so, MA

Sociology

 

Invited Researchers

Dr. Sohn Jeong-in

Mr. Hong Chun-taek

 

MAIN AREAS OF RESEARCH

Rights to Health and Social Justice

Health Reform and Policies

Civil Society and Health-related Activities

Inequity in Health