Nam-Jong Paik is a tenured professor at the Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea and serving as the first president of the Asia-Oceanian Society for NeuroRehabilitation (AOSNR), and as the member at large of the World Federation for NeuroRehabilitation (WFNR).
He is now the Chief Strategy and Finance Officer for the Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, and the Director of the Regional CardioCerebral Rehabilitation Center of the Gyeonggi Province. He is a member of National Academy of Medicine of Korea, and board of directors for several Korean societies.
He is an associate editor of several international journals including ‘Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience’ and ’Biomedical Research International’. He authored about 200 peer-reviewed articles and 15 book chapters.
He is a recipient of the 2014 Scientific Award from the Korean Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine, the 2007 Fletcher H. McDowell Award from the American Society for Neurorehabilitation in 2007.