ASEAN University Network – Quality Assurance
International Ph.D. in Clinical Epidemiology Self-assessment Report – Site Visit
On Wednesday 1st March, the Mahidol University Assessor Team comprising Assoc. Prof. Dr. Krongtong Yoovathaworn (leader) and Assist. Prof. Dr. Thatchavee Leelawat visited the Section for Clinical Epidemiology and the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital to assess our International Ph.D. program’s readiness ASEAN University Network – Quality Assurance Accreditation. They were welcomed by the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital Prof. Piyamitr Sritara and the Deputy Dean for Post-graduation Assoc. Prof. Dr. Patarawan Woratanarat who presented our Faculty to them. This was followed by a presentation on our program by the Head of the Section for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and our Program Director Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ammarin Thakkinstian. Then the academic team, employers, alumni, students and support staff met separately with the assessment team to discuss our program. Next a site tour was conducted including our education support area and website, library and sports’ centre. Finally the assessment team clarified some points with the academic team.
The Preliminary Assessment Findings will be presented on Wednesday 15th March and the Assessment Report will be provided in about one month. Then, our program will review the recommendations for self-improvement, so we can make our program even better to match the ASEAN University Network – Quality Assurance standard.