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2017. 01.

Mokdong Hospital is designated by Ministry of Health as the Emergency Center for the southwest district of Seoul.

Ewha Womans University Medical Center holds ‘EUMC respects you’ proclamation ceremony for respect medical.

Ewha Womans University Medical Center receives the grand prize in the ‘2017 Korea Best Brand Awards’ chosen by consumers for 4 consecutive years.

2016. 11.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital opens Fertility Preservation Center, Center for Prevention and Treatment of Preterm Birth, Fetal Treatment Center.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital receives ‘Ministry of Health & Wealfare’s ministry awards’ from 2016 Medical Korea Awards.

2016. 10.

Ewha Womans University Cancer Center opens Recurrent Gynecologic Cancer Center.

2016. 07.

Mokdong Hospital designated by Ministry of Health as the Emergency Center for the southwest district of Seoul.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital signs MOU with National Center for Maternal and Child Health of Mongolia.

2016. 03.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital opens Jaw-Face Esthetic Center and Bariatric Surgery Center.

2016. 02.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital opens Peripheral Nerve Surgery Center and Major Lower-limb Trauma Center.

Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan visits Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital.

2015. 12.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital opens the Organ Transplantation Center.

2015. 11.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital opens Korea's only Orthotopic Neobladder Center.

Ewha Womans University Medical Center held the groundbreaking ceremony for the new hospital in Magok.

2015. 09.

Receives the 'Ministry of Health & Welfare's minister award' from The Korea Health and Medical Award 2015 for Ewha Woman's University Cancer Center for Women.

2015. 07.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital opens the Ewha IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) Center.

2015. 01.

Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women receives 'The Most Trusted Brand Award' award chosen by consumers for 2 consecutive years.

Beginning of the construction of the 2nd Hospital and the College of Medicine

Ewha Womans University Medical Center receives ‘Best Brand 2015’ award chosen by consumers for 2 consecutive years

2014. 12.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital receives Presidential Commendation award on ‘Consumer Rights Day’.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital acquires highest grade in treatment of breast cancer assessment implemented by Ministry of Health & Welfare for two consecutive years

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital’s Liver Center receives the grand prize in the 2014 Medical Korea Award

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital acquires grade 1 in treatment of lung and colon cancer assessment implemented by Ministry of Health & Welfare

Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women receives ‘Best Brand of 2014’ Award chosen by ‘Korea Herald’

2014. 11.

Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women won the prize at the category of the BestHospital Services for Women in 2014, voted by female consumers.

2014. 07.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital Stroke Center receives the grand prize in the Korea Health and Medical Treatment Award.

EUMC opened a clinic at Gimpo International Airport.

2014. 06.

EUMC obtains JCI reaccreditation.

2014. 05.

Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women won 'Best Masterpiece Voted By Women'

Ewha Womans University Health Promotion Center/Health Care Center won 'Best Masterpiece Voted By Women'

Ewha Womans University Research Institute for Women Cancer started the 2nd project for the Ministry of Health and Welfare aiming at developing methods for treating diseases.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital acquired grade 1 in assessment of treatment of acute stroke at the Review and Assessment Service, the Ministry of Health and Welfare.

2014. 04.

EUMC announced design for the second hospital and college of medicine in the district of Magok.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong hospital opens the special Health Diagnosis Center and National Health Examination Center.

EUMC concluded operating agreement with the Gimpo International Airport Medical Center.

2014. 02.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital acquired all A's at the 2014 evaluation of services provided by medical organizations.

2014. 01.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital acquired grade 1 in assessment of treatment of acute diseases, such as breast and colon cancer and acute myocardial infarction implemented by Health Insurance Review & Assessment Service.

Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women receives the grand prize in the Most Trusted Brand Awards in 2014.

EUMC receives the grand prize in the Best Brand Awards in 2014.

2013. 12.

Mokdong Hospital Liver Center was awarded a grand prix by Medical Korea 2013.

EUMC concluded MOU with Hebron Hospital, Cambodia.

2013. 10

Establishment of Ewha Center for Promotion of Growth and Development. (Implementation of project for the support for infants born at extremely low birth weight)

2013. 09

Professor Nam Sun Paik was reappointed as the Director of Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women.

MOU with the Korea Organ Donation Agency for the invigoration of organ donations

2013. 08

Professor Soon Nam Lee took office as the 14th Director of Ewha Womans University Medical Center & Vice President of Ewha Womans University.

Professor Kwon Yoo took office as the 10th Director of Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital.

2013. 07.

Mokdong Hospital obtains grade 1 in the 'Evaluation of Optimality of Hemodialysis' for three consecutive years.

2012. 10.

The Center introduced and operated Digital 3D Tomosynthesis Mammography.

2011. 04.

Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for

Women receives the grand prize for the best service for women in the female cancer sector.

2011. 03.

Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women receives the grand prize in the Korean Global Medical Service Award.

2010. 10.

The 128 Channel PET-CT is installed for the first time in Korea and second time in all of Asia.

2010. 06.

Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital opens the Stomach & Colorectal Cancer Joint Treatment Center.

2010. 05.

Ewha Womans University Medical Center is ranked first for Good Quality and Service selected by female consumers for the third consecutive year.

2010. 03.

Korea's first Women's Ward for female cancer patients is opened.

2010. 02.

Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women receives the grand prize in the Most Trusted Brand Awards in 2010

2009. 11.

2009 Imported Da-Vinci S-HD, a robot operation system, in Ewha Womans University Medical Center

2009. 09. 25

Awarded first prize in ‘Service Excellence’ among General Hospitals

2009. 03

Opened Ewha Womans University Cancer Clinic for Women for the first time in Korea


Opened the Medical Check-up Center for Women for the first time in Korea


Established Ewha Womans University Cancer Research Institute for Women for the first time in Korea

2009. 02

Introduced the advanced breast gamma scanner

2008. 12

Mokdong Hospital was designated as the organization with the best services for acute myocardial infarction and Caesarean operation

2008. 06.

Mokdong Hospital acquired A at the 2007 evaluation on local emergency care centers

2008. 05. 22

Mokdong Hospital acquired all A's at the 2007 evaluation on services of medical organizations

2008. 04. 01

Mokdong Hospital fully introduced the Saturday Operation System

2007. 12.

Ewha Womans University Medical Center was selected as the private outsourcing partner for operation of Yangcheon Medical Center of Seoul

2007. 11.

Mokdong Hospital introduced and operated 3T MRIs

2005. 04. 14.

Mokdong Hospital was designated as one of the top ten hospitals at the evaluation on medical organizations

2000. 07.

Mokdong Hospital expanded and moved the Cancer Center, and opened the Breast Clinic and the obesity Clinic

1993. 10. 06

Hosted the opening ceremony of Mokdong Hospital

1958. 12. 01

he new building of Dongdaemun attached hospital was completed (five ground floors, 778.22 pyeong)

1887. 10. 31.

(King Gojong Year 24)

Clinic for women was established in Jeongdong when Dr. M. Howard was dispatched to Korea. King Gojong named the clinic as Boguyeogwan, the predecessor of Ewha Womans University Hospital.

1886. 05.

(King Gojong Year 23)

The founder of Ewha Womans University, Mary F. Scranton, and her son Kr. W.B.Scranton requested the Womans Foreign Missionary Society to establish a women's hospital and dispatch a female doctor. Ms. Scranton felt pity for Korean women who could not get medical treatment.

According to the traditional rules of Korea, women should not visit the hospitals with male practitioners.