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Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health
The U.S.-Japan Cooperative Medical Sciences Program presents the 19th International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases (EID)
Parasitic Diseases Panel
The U.S.-Japan Cooperative Medical Sciences Program Presents
International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases
Novotel Ambassador Seoul Gangnam
130 Boneunsa-ro, Gangnam-gu
06124 Seoul, South Korea
for information on special rates for 2017 EID Conference attendees.
Complimentary parking will be available at the hotel for conference participants February 7-10, 2016.
for information on ground transportation from Incheon and Gimpo airports.
Korean Visa Information:
For Visa information, please refer to the
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea website
Winter in Seoul can get quite cold due to the Siberian high pressure systems that bring cold, northwesterly winds. Temperatures in February are typically -5 to 5 degrees Celsius or 20-40 degrees Fahrenheit.
The standard voltage in Korea is 220 volts. The outlet has two round holes.
There are three different phone numbers to dial in an emergency – 112 to call the police; 119 to call the fire department; and 1339 for medical emergencies.
Korea’s official monetary unit is the won.
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Last Updated October 12, 2016
Last Reviewed October 12, 2016
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