Nationality Republic of Korea
Ph.D. in Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST, South Korea
M.S. in Computer Science, Yonsei University, South Korea
B.S. in Computer Science, Yonsei University, South Korea
Assistant Professor, Sungkyunkwan University, Samsung Medical Center, South Korea
Research Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, USA
Research Scientist, Samsung Biomedical Research Institute and Samsung Medical Center, South Korea
Genome-wide association study in patients with pulmonary Mycobacterium avium complex disease. Eur Respir J 902269.
GWAS Analysis of 17,019 Korean Women Identifies the Variants Associated with Facial Pigmented Spots. J Invest Dermatol 141(3), 555-62.
Tissue-specific genetic features inform prediction of drug side effects in clinical trials. Sci Adv 6(37):eabb6242.
Subjective cognitive decline and subsequent dementia: a nationwide cohort study of 579,710 people aged 66 years in South Korea. Alzheimer’s Research & Therapy 12(1), 1-13.
No causal effects of serum urate levels on the risk of chronic kidney disease: A Mendelian randomization study. PloS Medicine 16(1):e1002725.
WonDerM: Skin lesion classification with fine-tuned neural networks. arXiv:1808.03426.
Human knockouts and phenotypic analysis. Nature 544(7649), 235-9.
Association of rare and common variation in the lipoprotein lipase gene with coronary artery disease. Journal of the American Medical Association JAMA 317(9), 937-46.
Protein-truncating variants at the cholesteryl ester transfer protein gene and risk for coronary heart disease. Circulation Research 121(1), 81-8.
Phenotypic characterization of genetically lowered human lipoprotein(a) levels. Journal of the American college of cardiology JACC 68(25), 2761-72.
Analysis of protein-coding genetic variation in 60,706 humans. Nature 36(7616), 285-91.
Diagnostic yield and clinical utility of sequencing familial hypercholesterolemia genes in patients with severe hypercholesterolemia. Journal of the American college of cardiology JACC 67(22), 2578-89.
Coding variation in ANGPTL4, LPL, and SVEP1 and the risk of coronary disease. New England journal of medicine NEJM 374(12), 1134-44.
Disproportionate contributions of select genomic compartments and cell types to genetic risk for coronary artery disease. PloS genetics doi:10.1371 journal.pgen.1005622.
A comprehensive 1000 Genomes-based GWAS meta-analysis of coronary artery disease. Nature genetics 47(10), 1121-30.
Breakpoint mapping by whole genome sequencing identifies PTH2R gene disruption in a patient with midline craniosynostosis and a de novo balanced chromosomal rearrangement. Journal of medical genetics 52(10), 706-9. (Featured on the Cover page)
Exome sequencing identifies rare LDLR and APOA5 alleles conferring risk for myocardial infarction. Nature 518, 102-106.
Inactivating mutations in NPC1L1 and protection from coronary heart disease. New England journal of medicine NEJM 371(22), 2072-2082.
Multiple associated variants increase the heritability explained for plasma lipids and coronary artery disease. Circulation: cardiovascular genetics 7(5), 583-587.
Kim DK, Kim JW, Myung WJ, Won HH. SUICIDE PREDICTION METHOD AND DEVICE USING SOCIAL DATA. Korean Patent (#1013855620000)
Kim JW, Kim DH, Lee ST, Won HH. METHOD FOR PREDICTING A RISK OF CHRONIC MYELOID LEUKEMIA, AND DIAGNOSIS KIT USING SAME. WO (#2012150818)
Kim JW, Kim DH, Lee ST, Won HH. Method for predicting chronic myeloid leukemia risk and kit for diagnosing chronic myeloid leukemia risk thereof. Korean Patent application (#10-2011-0041690)
SAIHST ARROW Research Award
American Heart Association: Founders Affiliate Postdoctoral Fellowship, Top 1% Rank
NEBS Alumni in Korea Research Fellow Award
Trainee Winner for the Best Paper, Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital
Encouraging Prize from Samsung Biomedical Research Institute Research Award
General Scholarship of KAIST from Samsung Biomedical Research Institute
IEEE Neural Networks Society 2003 Student Travel Grant