Hallym University, Associate Professor
Ohk-Hyun Ryu is a clinician specializing in endocrinology and metabolism.
He works at Chuncheon Sacred Heart Hospital, affiliated with the College of Medicine, Hallym University. His research focuses on obesity-related conditions such as diabetes, dyslipidemia, and metabolic syndrome. He analyzes patient clinical data and national data, and conducts clinical trials related to obesity and diabetes. Through these studies, he aims to contribute to the prevention and management of obesity-related chronic diseases and to the promotion of global health.
Recently, Dr. Ryu has been interested in smart healthcare, where he and his team monitor and analyze the life logs of subjects using wearable devices, providing feedback to promote health and manage chronic diseases in the communities.