University of Nebraska Medical Center

Soonjo Hwang, MD

Research Director, UNMC Department of Psychiatry


Soonjo Hwang
Dr. Hwang specializes in child and adolescent psychiatry, especially pediatric population with disruptive mood and behavior disorders. He works in the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Department of UNMC. He is a neuroscience researcher specializing in neuro-image and clinical trials. Dr. Hwang is a board member of the institutional review board of University of Nebraska Medical Center. For his clinical research he collaborates nationally and internationally, including Boys Town National Research Hospital, Department of Education in South Korea, University of California San Francisco, and National Institute of Mental Health.
  • MD: Yonsei University, College of Medicine, 1999
  • Residency: Psychiatry, Westchester Medical Center/New York Medical College, 2010
  • Fellowship: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital/Harvard Medical School, 2012
  • Research and Clinical Fellowship: National Institute of Mental Health/National Institutes of Health, 2015
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