Team Members

Dr. KJ Seung, Medical Director

Dr. Kwonjune (KJ) Seung attended the Stanford School of Medicine and joined Partners In Health (PIH) in Peru in 2001, where he worked on scaling up MDR-TB diagnosis and treatment throughout the country. Since then, he has worked closely with ministries of health in numerous countries to improve access to care for difficult diseases such as HIV and MDR-TB. Dr. Seung holds academic positions at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, where he has conducted research on treatment outcomes and side effects in MDR-TB patients.

In 2014, Dr. Seung was appointed to the World Health Organization’s newly formed Core Group of the Global Drug-resistant Tuberculosis Initiative (GDI).