About KSAN

Welcome


Korean Society of Adult Nursing


The Korean Society of Adult Nursing is a Korean non-profit organization dedicated to develop knowledge of nursing in adult nursing area by promoting, disseminating and using nursing research and education, and by encouraging, supporting, and linking nursing researchers, educators and clinical experts.


Mission & Vision

KSAN Organization

President’s message

Welcome to the homepage of the Korean Society of Adult Nursing (KSAN)!


The Korean Society of Adult Nursing (KSAN) was founded in 1971, and this year we are celebrating the 50th anniversary, boasting a long history and tradition as the leading Nursing Academy in Korea. The KSAN is the home for more than 1500 members consisted of nursing researchers, educators, and practitioners. We have practiced the mission of nursing to create a healthy society for the past 50 years.


We have contributed to expanding scientific knowledge and advancing the nursing profession to improve the health and quality of life adults. With facing new half-century, we have redesigned mission and vision 2030 and built an important strategic plan based on know-hows we’ve learned from lessons over 50 years.


Together with the 24th board of trustees, I will do my best to expand nursing science in the field of adult health nursing by communicating and collaborating with KSAN members. Through this, the goals of the advancement of nursing profession that can contribute to people’s healthy lives must have been achieved.


I sincerely hope you will keep your interest in the Korean Society of Adult Nursing!


Thank you.


President
Korean Society of Adult Nursing
Eui Geum Oh, PhD, RN, FAAN

  

History

2021

 
50th Anniversary of Korean Society of Adult Nursing

2018

 
Launched e-journal platform of the Korean Journal of Adult Nursing

2015

 
Changed Korean name of the society including “Korean”

2011

 
Korean Journal of Adult Nursing was listed in CINAHL database
 
Korean Journal of Adult Nursing was listed in SCOPUS database

2010

 
Changed the English name of the society to the Korean Society of Adult Nursing
 
Changed the English name of the official journal to the Korean Journal of Adult Nursing

2009

 
Published the first issue of the online newsletter.

2008

 
The publication of journal extended to 6 issues per year.

2005

 
The publication of journal extended to 5 issues per year.

2004

 
Journal of Korean Academy of Adult Nursing was listed in Korean Citation Index

2003

 
Journal of Korean Academy of Adult Nursing was listed in KoreaMed

1998

 
The publication of journal extended to 4 issues per year.

1996

 
The publication of journal extended to 3 issues per year.

1990

 
The publication of journal extended to 2 issues per year.

1989

 
The Journal of Korean Academy of Adult Nursing was first published.

1979

 
Changed the name of the Society to the Korean Academy of Adult Nursing.

1971

 
The Korean Academy of Medical-Surgical Nursing was established.


Conference program

Korean Journal of Adult Nursing


Korean Journal of Adult Nursing
Korean J Adult Nurs
ISSN: 1225-4886(Print), 2288-338X(Online)
Bimonthly (2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12)
Published since 1989












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