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KUMA President's Speech
KUMA President was invited to the head table to deliver a speech to the President of Korea and the Korean expatriate community on KUMA mission and values and how we collaborate to serve the Korean community
President's State Visit
The President of South Korea Yoon Suk Yeol and the First Lady met with members of the Korean expatriate community during their state visit to the UK on the 20th November 2023. KUMA members were invited to represent the Korean-UK medical community.
Open to attendees of the Medical & Dental school application Seminar, Deadline for 17th November 2023 @ 23:59. Essays judged on originality, structure, style, and relevance to the seminar.
President's Award 2023
KUMA has become the first organisation in the UK to receive the Presidential Award (대통령단체표창). A massive congratulations to all KUMA members in this collaborative achievement!
[K-DOC] 의료인력 해외진출 설문
[의료인력 해외진출 설문] 안녕하십니까? 귀하의 무궁한 발전을 기원합니다. ㈜케이닥(K-DOC)은 한국보건산업진흥원의 ‘의료해외진출 인력매칭 플랫폼 타당성 조사 및 활용방안 수립’ 용역을 수행하고 있습니다. 본 설문의 목적은 보건의료인력 해외 진출과 관련한 수요를 파악하고, 이에 기반한 인력 매칭 플랫폼 수립에 관한 타당성을 분석하는 것으로, 더 많은 도전이 안전하게 이루어지고 신뢰할 수 있는 해외 진출 정보를 제공하는데 기여하고자 합니다. 진료로 바쁘시겠지만 시간을 허락하시어 답변해 주시면 대단히 감사하겠습니다. [설문링크] - 해외 거주 의료인 대상 설문: https://forms.gle/zXUezLdsuiuPPpEY9 - 한국에 거주하시는 의료인은 다음 설문으로 부탁드립니다: https://forms.gle/BRMyVhuqRdvx2ak98 * 설문에 응답하신 분들에게는 추첨을 통해 아래 상품을 드립니다. 감사합니다. 1등 아이폰 15 Pro (1명) 2등 애플워치 SE 2세대 (2명) 3등 스타벅스 아메리카노 쿠폰 (100명) * 통계법 제33조(비밀의 보호)와 제34조(통계종사자 등의 의무)에 의해 연구 목적으로만 사용되며, 조사결과는 한국보건산업진흥원의 해외진출 지원사업 기획을 위한 자료로만 활용됨을 알려드립니다.
16th KUMA/KUMAS Application Seminar 2023
KUMA/KUMAS's 16th annual Medical and Dental Application seminar was held this year in the UK Korean Embassy
We are pleased to announce our new sponsor - KDOC is a global platform uniting Korean doctors, fostering information exchange, and providing support for those practicing abroad. Click the link to find out more
Mentor Essay Prize Winner 2023
We are pleased to announce the medical student prize winners for the Mentor essay competition: 1st Prize Na Young Jin, 2nd Prize: Yoon Soo Park. Read their reflections via the link below
International Poster Presentation 2022
Data collected from the Health Awareness Day was collated into a poster "Overcoming Barriers to Healthcare Access in UK Ethic Minority Population". It was presented in the BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare Europe
Medly Blog Post
Reflections on KUMA Health Awareness Day 2022 posted on the Medly Blog - click link to read more!
Youtube video about Health Awareness Day 2022
The Health Awareness Day was documented by Youtuber Dr. Goguma. Click on the link for the full video
Youtube video about FY1 Welcome social 2021
The KUMA FY1 Welcome social was documented by Youtuber Dr. Goguma. Click on the link for the full video
Second Generation Leaders Meeting 2017
KUMA members were invited to a networking dinner hosted at the house of the Korean Ambassador to the United Kingdom in Kensington, London. Also invited were other committee members from various professional groups including: finance (KUFA), law (IAKL-UK), science (KSEAUK), and Korean Professionals in London group. It was an opportunity to develop relationships with other Korean professional groups with the aim of giving back to and supporting the Korean community.
KMA Congress | 대한의사협회 제35차 종합학술대회
In 2017, members of the KUMA committee were invited to the 35th KMA Congress, held at the Grand Hilton Hotel in Seoul, South Korea. Committee members presented and participated in Global Networking and International Korean medical students forums. It was an opportunity for networking with various Korean doctors, not only from Korea, but also from the US, Canada, China, and many other countries. One notable experience was meeting Dr Peter Rhee, an American trauma surgeon known for treating Representative Gabriel Giffords in the 2011 Tucson shooting.
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