Professor

Principal Investigator

Kyung-min Lee, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor
irislkm@knu.ac.kr

Phone Number : +82-53-420-4803, 4805
Fax Number : +82-53-422-9195
E-mail : irislkm@knu.ac.kr
Address : 680 Gukchaebosang-ro, Jung-gu, Daegu 41944, Rep. of Korea
School of Medicine, Department of Anatomy
Kyungpook National University

  • Present Position
    • Professor, Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, KNU, Korea
  • Education & Career (in reverse chronological order)
    • Visiting Scholar, UC Davis, MIND institute, USA (Oct. 2017 – Jan. 2018)
    • Associate Professor, Kyungpook National University, (Apr. 2016 ~ Mar. 2021)
    • Assistant Professor, Kyungpook National University, Department of Anatomy (Oct. 2011 ~ Mar. 2016)
    • Instructor, Kyungpook National University, Department of Anatomy (Mar. 2008 ~ Nov. 2011)
    • Postdoctoral Fellow
      • RIKEN, Brain Science Institute, Japan, (2010, Supervisor: Dr. Shigeyoshi Itohara & Dr. Thomas McHugh)
      • University of Bristol, MRC center for Synaptic plasticity, UK, (2009, Supervisor: Dr. Graham Collingridge & Dr. Kei Cho)
    • Ph.D.
      • Kyungpook National University (2008, Department of Anatomy)
      • Title of thesis: TNF-a and IL-6 signaling cascades involved in neuropathic pain mechanisms: Roles of NF-kappaB, p38 MAPK and CX3CR1
      • Advisor: Dr. Hee-Jung Cho
    • M.S.
      • Kyungpook National University (2004, Department of Anatomy)
      • Title of Thesis: Specific inhibition of spinal nuclear factor-kappaB attenuates nociceptive mediators and pain hypersensitivity in inflammatory and  neuropathic pain models in rats
      • Advisor: Dr. Hee-Jung Cho
    • B.S.
      • Kyungpook National University (2002)
      • Department of Medicine
  • Sharing information
  • Editorial activity
    • Review Editor on the Editorial Board of Pathological Conditions (section of Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience)