Name   Dr. Henry K. Yoo, DVM, MSc, MBA
Occupation   Veterinarian
Address   Infinity Veterinary Consulting and Co.
2431 3rd St., Executive Suite #10
Santa Monica, CA 90405
     

Most Recent Activities in the Profession

1991 until present SungBo Bio-Science as a retained consultant for the education enhancement designed for end users-veterinarians.
1991 Infinity Management Consultant Co. was established as a practice management consulting company.
1992 Consultant to SamSung Co. in Korea for six-year project in the area of Health Care and Preventive Medicine for guide dogs in Secom Division.
1998 Mongolian Government advisor to enhance the Economical Model in the live stock industry. Sponsored and funded by The World Concern of Seattle, WA.
1999 Pacific Rim Marketing Advisor to Hills-Science Diet
2000 Technical Advisor to R & M International Inc., Las Vegas, NV, a research organization for Anti-aging and Life-longevity
2001 Speaker for the Medical Laser Conference, in Orange County, CA. Subject: How to maximize the potentials of Laser Units in Private Practice. Co-Speaker with Dr. George Pevy.
2001 Appointment as a Professor, Seoul National University. College of Vet Med, Seoul, Korea.
2001 Speaker for the Asian Congress for Anti-aging and life Longevity Conference. Held Februaruy in Bangkok, Thailand.
2001 Retained by Medison Inc. Cypress, CA, a 3-D Ultra-Sound manufacturer. Took the role as a CPT code management advisor.
2002, Feb. Speaker for Hill's Management Conference in Taiwan an Annual Veterinary Management Conference for the Pacific Rim.
1997-2002 Veterinary Management Consultant in Western Part of U.S.A.
2002, April-Present Veterinary Centers of America, Consultant and Medical Director-Veterinary Corp. with 250 Vet. Hospital in 33 state with 800 clinical staff covering all specialty of veterinary medicine.
2002, Sept. Speaker for National Continuing Education Conferences in Seoul, Korea for Korean Veterinary Medical Association.

Work Experience

1973-1976 Graduate Teaching Associate at the Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
1976-1997 Medical Director in a private practice in Youngstown, OH.
1986-1989 Professor, Northeastern Ohio University, College of Medicine, Rootstown.
1991-Present President, Infinity Management Consulting and Co. A Consulting Firm in healthcare management for the physicians and hospitals.
2002-Present Medical Director of VCA Mission Animal Hospital, Alhambra, CA.

Teaching in Academia

1973-1976 Graduate Teaching Associate, Dept. of Preventive Medicine, College of Vet. Med, The Ohio State Univ. Columbus, Ohio
1975-1976 Professor in Clinical Science, Columbus State Univ.
1986-1989 Professor, Department of Psychology, Northeastern Ohio University, College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio
2000-present Professor, Medical Economics and Management, Seoul Natíl Univ. Seoul, Korea

Education

1966-1971 Completion of academic requirement and graduation with Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, College of Vet. Med. Seoul National University
1972-1974 The Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Columbus, Ohio. Graduation with Masters of Science in Preventive Medicine
1974-1976 Ph.D. Candidate in the same department
1992-1994 Executive MBA, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Official Functions and Position

1985-1990 Continuing Education Chairperson, Trumbull County Vet. Med. Asso.
1987-1992 Chairperson, Ohio Vet Medical Asso. Pet Loss and Grieving Committee
1989-1991 Board of directors, Howland Rotary, Howland, Ohio
1991-1994 Technical Director, Applied Lab, Columbus, Indiana
1992-1997 Consultant to Samsung Co, Seoul, Korea
1995-present Consultant to Bio-Equp, Cleveland, Ohio
1955-July Consultant to Kal Kan International, as Pet and Human Bonding Campaign
1966-present Consultant to Congressman Traficant as a health care policy advisor
1999-present Consultant to e-Med, Westlake, California
2000-present Consultant to Intermarket Vet. Med. Corp. Oxnard., California
2001-present Consultant to Medison America Inc., Cypress, California
2001-present Case Western Reserve Univ. MBA Program Alumni Official Recruiter for Western USA and Asian Territory

Publications and Public Appearance

1981 Keynote speaker "Practical Approach for the Tx of Hip Dysplasia at annual Federation of Asian Vet Conference, Seoul, Korea.
1983 Pet-A-Pet program published nationally for it's unique approach for human-animal bonding activities.
1986 All About Pets-Feature Articlef for Henry Yoo, DVM-Published by AAHA publication.
1992 How to Set up a Feline Practice. National Vet Forum, 6-issue
1992 Companion Animal and Human Bonding, in Vet. Economics.
1992 Practice Management Series in KVMA journal for five consecutive issues.
1992 Appearance on SBS T.V. Nationalized program funded by international organization to promote Human-Animal Bonding which led to the new law allowing the Mass Media P.R. for companion animal food.
1992 Appearance on WKBN on Public Education on rabies, and on other preventive medicine subjects.
1994 Crucial Element in Practice Management, KVSA Journal
1995 Fundamental Approach in Health Care Mgt, Seoul National University.
1996 A-Ju University, College of Medicine, "Health Maintenance Organization system in the U.S."
1998 Chun-Nam National Univ. College of Medicine, "U.S. Health Care System"
1998 National Continuing Education Conference Speaker: "Medical Economics and Practice Management", in Seoul, Kwangjoo and Pusan for three days. This training was required by the Korean government for the renewal of Licences to practice.
2001 Hospital Management Evaluation and Financial Assessment. Seoul National University, College of Vet Med. Teaching Hospital.

Special Award and Honors

1966 Four year full scholarship and grants, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea.
1973 Phi Zeta, Member of Honor's Society in Vet Medicine, The Ohio State Univer., Columbus, OH.
1987 The most success hospital of the year: by DVM journal Nov. issue
1989 Best Practitioner of the Year by Mercer County Humane Society
1989 Who's Who in Vet. Medicine.
1991 Fellow, Academy of Feline Medicine and Surgery.
1992 Key Note speaker for Mercer County Humane Society Annual Banquet.
1996 Certificate of Recognition by World Concern of Mongolian Project.
1999 Certficate of Appreciation as a Fund Director for KVMA Building Project
1999 Distinguished Continuing Education Participant Award by Choong-Nam University. Dean of College of Vet Medicine.

Membership

Medical Group Management Association
American Anti-aging Association
Diagnostic Imaging Consultant Association
National Committee for Quality Assurance in Health Care Industry
American Veterinary Medical Association
Chrisitan Veterinary Mission