AHN HyoSuk


Last update: 20160529

■Current Status:

◆Graduate Student, Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University

■Research Themes

◆Welfare of ALS Patients and their Families in South Korea
◆Comparative Study between Japan and South Korea on Social Isolation of Home-cared ALS Patients and their Families and its Support System

■Academic Achievements

◆March 31, 2013 "A Comparative Study of Systems in South Korea and Japan for Supporting ALS Patients: An Analysis of Public Support Systems for People with Intractable Diseases, Disabilities, or Major Care Needs"
Core Ethics 9:257-268 [Abstract in English]

◆March 31, 2012 "Communication Tools for ALS Patients in the Republic of Korea: Present Status and Problems," Core Ethics 8:13-26 [Abstract in English]

◆April 2006 Happy Women: AHN Hyosuk (『孝女――安孝淑』Page in Japanese), Packyoungyull
 cf. Web page from the publisher (in Korean)

◆Broadcast about ALS
 February 2006 KBS "Human Drama" South Korea
 2006 MBC "Current Magazine 2580" South Korea
 2005SBS "SBS Special" South Korea
 2004 KBS "People, to the World" South Korea

UP:October 29, 2010 REV:June 4, 2012/February 21, 2014/May 29, 2016
WHO  ◇Nanbyo: ALS / MND etc. 2010  ◇ALS= 筋萎縮性側索硬化症 (Japanese)