Hanyang Research Institute of Rheumatic Disease aims to advance the understanding of immunology and of applied science in rheumatology, which allows to find out pathogenesis of musculoskeletal autoimmune disease and to prevent and treat them early. The Institute consists of autoimmune laboratory, clinical epidemiology and economy laboratory, scleroderma research laboratory and immunity validation laboratory.To achieve its mission, the Institute pursues the following initiatives :
- 1. To improve patient’s life quality by diagnosing accurately at early stage and by treating in most effective way possible.
- 2. To collaborate with basic science and applied science by integrating each sector’s promising capabilities in order to prepare for innovations of research and treatment in future
- 3. To train researchers in rheumatology and related fields, broadening the horizon of the knowledge.