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Visiting Excellent Center for Drug Discovery
@Faculty of Science, Mahidol University AndTumor Biobank Cancer Center Ramathibodi Hospital
March 1, 2017
On March 1, 2017, Professor Sirintara Singhara Na Ayudhaya, Deputy Dean for International Relations, Prof. Boonsong Ongphiphadhanakul, Deputy Dean for Research, and Asst. Prof. Somjai Dangprasert, Director of Ramathibodi Comprehensive Cancer Center, along with Ramathibodi Comprehensive Cancer Center Committees welcomed Mr. Pongprach Makchang, Counsellor, Royal Thai Embassy, Oslo, Norway, Ms. Moya Berli, Director of International Relations Bureau, Clinic for Cancer Medicine, Prof. Gunhild M. Mælandsmo and Prof. Sigbjørn Smeland from the Radium Hospital, Oslo University, and  Prof. Annie Huang from Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada to visit Ramathibodi Tumor Biobank Unit, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, and the Excellent Center for Drug Discovery, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University.

On March 3, 2017, the MOU signing ceremony between the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand and National Institute of Public Health, Ministry of Health, Lao PDR (NIOPH) was held at Rattanakosin Ballroom, Sukosol Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.

The MOU between Ramathibodi and NIOPH is aimed to establish the beneficial relationship on academic cooperation, including the academic activities and research collaboration. By this event, Dr. Souraxay Prommala, MD, MTM, Director General of the NIOPH, Prof. Piyamitr Sritara, M.D., FRCP, FACP,FRCP(T), Dean of Ramathibodi, Dr. Rapee Boonplueang, Assistant to the President for International Relations, Mr.Titouny Sisurad, Second Secretary of The Embassy of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic to Thailand, Prof. Sirintara Singhara Na Ayudhaya, M.D, Deputy Dean for International Relations, Prof. Boonsong Ongphiphadhanakul, M.D., Deputy Dean for Research and the other delegates from both Ramathibodi and NIOPH as joined as the witness of the ceremony.

On December 26, 2016 at the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University.

Prof Sirintara Singhara na Ayudhaya,M.D., Deputy Dean for International Relations along with Prof Boonsong Onkphiphattanakul, M.D., Deputy Dean for Research, Prof. Anant Khositseth, M.D., Deputy Dean for Undergraduate Education, Assist. Prof.Sirin Apiyasawat , M.D., Assistant to the Dean for Graduate Education, Prof. Wichai Aekplakorn, M.D., Ph.D., Head of Department of Community Medicine, Assoc. Prof. Renu Pookboonmee, Director of Ramathibodi School of  Nursing and Asst Prof Dr. Wantana Maneesriwongul, Associate Director for Academic and International Affairs provide warmest greeting to the 5 academic representatives from Myanmar for their visit in order to discuss about the future collaboration  with Ramathibodi's executives and visit the site of Renaissance Robot  at Department of Sugery.

On November 3, 2017, at 8 floor Meeting Room, Somdech Phra Debaratana Medical Center. Professor Piyamitr Sritara, MD, Dean of Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, along with Prof Jiraporn Laothamatas, MD, Director of Research Project in Child Boxers of Ramathibodi provided warm welcome to Associate Professor Christopher Thomas Whitlow, MD, PhD, MHA, Chief of Neuroradiology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, USA on the occasion of visit Ramathibodi for discussion about the further research collaboration.

Associate Professor Whitlow is a now working as an Associate Professor of Division of Radiologic Sciences in the Department of Radiology at Wake Forest School of Medicine, USA.His research interests are Magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI, DTI, DKI, NOODI, VBM), magnetoencephalography, positron emission tomography, advanced imaging data processing, brain network analyses, traumatic brain injury, preterm birth, brain development, diabetes, substance abuse, neurodegenerative disease, Alzheimer’s disease, dystonia, brain tumors.

Prof.Piyamitr Sritara, MD, FRCP, FACP, FRCP (T), Dean along with Prof.Alisa Limsuwan, MD, Prof. Suwanna Ruangkanchanasetr, MD, Jiraporn Arunakul, MD, children and adolescents specialists, Department of Pediatric and Komkrit Aimjirakul, MD, Department of Obstetrics Gynecology provided a warm welcome to the Parliamentary Delegates from the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste for their study visit in the area of Reproductive Health Services for Women and Adolescents at the Adolescent Out-Patient Department, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University.

On this occasion, Hon.Dr.Jetn Sirathranont, MP, Secretary – General of The Asian Forum of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (AFPPD) kindly provided the special lecture on Act for Prevention and Solution of The Adolescent Pregnancy Problem B.E.2559 (2016), following with special lecture about Youth Friendly Health Services by Dr.Kittipong Saejeng, Director of Bureau of Reproductive Health. Then Dr. Wassana Im-Em, Assistant Representative, The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Thailand Country Office kindly gave an interesting comment respectively. 
On November 7, 2016 at Meeting Room I, Office of the Dean, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University.

RAMA-TMDU Joint Agreement Signing Ceremony 

The signing ceremony of the Joint Agreement between the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital and the Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) was held on July 4th, 2016 at Medical Learning Resource Center and Ramathibodi School of Nursing BuildingFaculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital , Mahidol University . This agreement extends the term of academic exchange and research collaboration. Prof.Piyamitr Sritara, M.D., FRCPT, FACP, FRCP, Dean of Ramathibodi along with Prof.Hirokuni Arai, M.D., Chairman of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery of TMDU and their team attended the ceremony as the representatives and witnesses of institutes. 




The 1st Joint Conference Ramathibodi-Osaka University under the theme of "Medical Innovation For Active Aging" has dated on Jan 16-17, 2016! 

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             Assistant Professor Suchin Worrawichawong, MD, Asisstant Dean for International Relations along with Prof.Alisa Limsuwan, MD, provided a warm welcome to Assistant Professor Aimon Miranda, PharmD, BCPS, as the representative from University of South Florida, on her visit to discuss about the possibility of future collaboration.

On November 13, 2015, at Meeting Room No.2, Lecture Hall Building, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University.


Discussion with Professor from U of South Florida


        Congratulation to Prof. Wg. Cdr. Sirintara Singhara na Ayudhaya, MD, Deputy Dean for International Relations, the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University on the occasion of her inauguration as President of the World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (WFITN) on November 11st, 2015 at Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia. She is the first Thai female physician who has been elected to be the president of WFITN during 2015 – 2017.

Prof.Winit Phuapradit, MD, MPH, Dean, along with Prof.Ronnachai Kongsakont, MD, LLB, MSc, Deputy Dean for Procurement and Assist.Prof.Suchin Worawichawong, MD, Assistant Dean for International Relations provided warmly greeting to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Normala Ibrahim, Head of the department of Psychiatry, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and her team on occasion of paying a visit and joining a discussion about educational term of Psychiatry.

The group of visitors from UPM also were welcomed by Prof.Monote Lortrakul, MD, Head of Department of Psychiatry and other medical instructors at the Department of Psychiatry, 7th floor, 3rd Building. Finally, the visiting ended well with site studying at the Outpatient department of Psychiatry at 4th Building and at Somdech Phra Debaratana Medical Center (SDMC).