Bachelor of Medicine, Yeungnam University, Daegu, 1987. Master of Science in Medicine, Yeungnam University, 1993. Doctor of Medicine, Yeungnam University.
Doctor of Philosophy, Yeungnam University, 1997.
Intern Yeungnam University Medical Center, Daegu, 1987—1988, residency, 1991—1995, fellowship, 1995—1997. Lecturer Department Internal Medicine, College Medicine, Dongguk University, Gyeongju, Republic of Korea, 1997—1999, assistant professor, 1999—2003, associate professor, 2003—2008, chairman, 2003—2004. Editor chief Medical Institute Dongguk University, 2003, Editorial Committee Intractable Disease Research Center, Dongguk University, Gyeongju, since 2005.
Visiting professor Division Clinical Pharmacology Vanderbilt University School Medicine, Nashville, 2004—2005. Member health promotion committee Gyeongju Public Health Center, since 2005. Member medical insurance committee Korean Association Study Liver, Seoul, since 2006.
Chief Division Gastroenterology, Department Internal Medicine, Dongguk University Gyeongju Hospital, since 2007. Medical consultant Korea Labor Welfare Corporation, Pohang, since 2007. Chief Samnam Society Gastroenterology Korea, Daegu, 2007—2008, Daegu-Gyeongbuk Association Study Liver, Daegu, since 2007.
Lieutenant junior grade Physician in Republic of Korea army, 1988-1991, Korea.
Chairman Association Buddism Dongguk University Gyeongju Hospital, 2001—2002. Member of Korean Society Gastroenterology, Korean Liver Cancer Study Group, Daegu-Gyeongbuk Association Study Liver, Samnam Society Gastroenterology Korea, Korean Association Study Liver.
Married Myunghee Hwang. Children: Hyori, Bomi.