Seoul National University honors the people who made distinguished achievements in their lives with the Distinguished SNU Members Award. It has been the highest honor bestowed upon SNU alumni or faculty since 1991. The award is granted annually on the founding anniversary of the university during the official anniversary ceremony.
Dr. Ki provided free treatment for the marginalized groups and established a dental clinic for the disabled first time in Korea. He also wrote the compilation history of modern Korean medicine after decades of research.
Professor, Seoul National University Department of Medicine
Professor Lee introduced nuclear medicine in Korea. He established the Korean Academy of Medical Sciences and the Korean Society of Nuclear Medicine. He also served as the Vice President of the Korean Red Cross.