Dr.Poong-Lyul Rhee

Chief Digital Officer, Samsung Medical Center, HIMSS APAC Board Member

Speaking at : Opening Address (Day 1)
Wednesday, 2 October 2024, 09:00-09:10

Prof. Poong-Lyul Rhee, MD, PhD, is honored to serve as the esteemed Chief Data & Digital Officer (CDO) at Samsung Medical Center, leading the Office of Data & Digital Transformation with distinction.

With an illustrious academic background including a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Medicine, Master of Science (MS) in Medicine, and Doctor of Medicine (MD) from Seoul National University School of Medicine, he epitomizes excellence in the field.

Prof. Rhee’s illustrious career includes distinguished tenures as a revered Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine and as a distinguished Medical Doctor specializing in Gastroenterology at Samsung Medical Center.

In his current role, Prof. Rhee spearheads strategic initiatives for the implementation of Electronic Medical Records (EMR), leveraging cutting-edge Information Technology solutions to redefine healthcare delivery with unwavering commitment. His pioneering research endeavors and educational initiatives have significantly contributed to the advancement of medical science. Prof. Rhee remains passionately dedicated to advocating for the seamless integration of digital transformation in healthcare, engaging with academic and professional circles to inspire innovation and elevate standards across the industry.