Established in 1978, Seoul National University Hospital is South Korea’s first and one of its most prestigious hospitals. Having been at the core of medicine development, the hospital has been leading in medical innovation in the country. It has a cutting-edge network of facilities, opening Korea’s first pediatric hospital in 1985 to discover new treatment of children’s diseases. It also specialists in cancer medicine, cardiovascular diseases, transplants and it is the country’s only hospital specializing in adult and geriatric diseases.