Korean Endocrine Society (KES)
Since its establishment in 1982, the Korean Endocrine Society has undergone steady and continued growth, and is currently composed of over 1,600 active members in basic and clinical fields of endocrinology and metabolism. Thanks to the efforts of many members of the Society, the Society played an important roles in the academic and clinical researchers of endocrinology and metabolism. With a sense of heavy responsibility, It is a great honor for me to be the chairman of the Society.
The largest event of the Korean Endocrine Society is the Seoul International Congress of Endocrinology and Metabolism (SICEM), getting settled as an leading congress in Asia, held every year since 2013 with increasing participants and abstracts in all the fields of endocrinology and metabolism. The official journal of the Korean Endocrine Society is the Endocrinolgy and Metabolism (EnM). The EnM is published in English every month, collects papers from all over the world, and is registered to Emerging Source Citation Index Expanded (ESCI).