Korea Hemophilia Foundation

About KHF

Message from President
Milestones
Organization
Vision

Milestones

1990
Mr. Young-Sup Huh, Senator E.h, the late former President of Green Cross Co. decided to establish KHF, and donated 680 million Wons.
1991.2
KHF and KHF clinic was opened.
8
1st KOHEM Summer Camp was held in Hakampo beach.
9
KHF published the first issue of KOHEM magazine.
1992.10
Attending 20th WFH World Congress in Athens, Greece.
1994.4
Gene analysis and research were started.
4
Orthopedic Clinic opened by helping of Kyung Hee University Hospital.
1995.4
Physiotherapy room was opened in KHF clinic.
7
X-ray room was opened.
8
Became one of the National Member Organization (NMO) of WFH.
9
The Study of Chronic HCV treatment with interferon for hemophilia patients was started.
1996.9
Dr. Eun-Ju Kim, the former Director of KHF Clinic, attended 24th West-Pacific regional meeting of WHO as a delegate of WFH.
1997.7
KHF has opened ‘Kohem house’ for rehabilitation & exercise of patients living in provincial cities.
1999.10
Clinical laboratory facilities have been opened.
2001.2
10th Anniversary Ceremony
3
Genetic analysis room has been opened.
6
The 1st International Hemophilia Symposium in Seoul
2002.8
Supporting World Federation of Hemophilia Symposium as a satellite symposium of 29th ISH in Seoul.
2005.8
The 2nd International Hemophilia Symposium in Jeju island.
2006.12
KHF Gwangju clinic was opened in Gwangju province
2007.9
KHF Busan clinic was opened in Busan province
2008.11
KHF held the 1st East Asia Hemophilia Forum in Seoul.
2009.5
The 1st Hemophilia Seminar for educating patients and their families.
2011.1
Publishing 「Living with Hemophilia」written in Korean
4
20th Anniversary ceremony
6
Cooperation agreement with Chung-ang University Hospital
7
Night emergency call service was started
12
Rehabilitation clinic was started
2012.4
Dr. Tai-ju Hwang took office the 10th president
4
Rehabilitation house for patients living in Jeonbuk province was opened
2013.1
Vision of KHF was proclaimed and KHF expanded its facilities
7
Home nursing service was started
9
Supporting the 5th EAHF (East Asia Hemophilia Forum) in Nara, Japan
2014.1
President Dr. Tai-Ju Hwang took office the 4th director of KHF Gwangju clinic
2015.7
Publishing the KHF leaflet
2016.6
Cooperation agreement with Kyunghee Cyber University
6
Hosting the local hemophilia seminar
(Seoul, Gwangju, Daegu, Jeonju, Busan from 6 to 12)
2017.5
Supporting the 15th WFH Musculoskeletal Congress in Seoul
2018.5
Cooperation agreement with Gangnam Severance Hospital