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Prof.Sirintara Singhara Na Ayudhaya, M.D., Deputy Dean for International Relations along with her Assistant Dean for International Relations- Assist.Prof.Suchin Worawichawong, M.D., Assistant Dean for Excellence Center-Dr.Phattharanit Phattharapornjaroen, Dr.Nittaya Kasemkosint-Head of Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, as well as the specialists, instructors and professional staff of the department, precisely welcomed Assoc.Prof.Stephen Moore, Department of Linguistics, Faculty of Human Sciences, Macquarie University, Australia. The meeting included a lively discussion and a commitment to more research exchanges  in the area of Audiology & Speech-Pathology. 
For the past five years, the European Stroke Winter School, endorsed by the ESO, ESNR and ESMINT, has been held in Bern, Switzerland. Its approach is unique: Interventionists and neurologists from an existing or potential stroke treatment site apply together to attend the course, and are trained together to go home and start their service. In recent years, more than 300 participants from over 20 countries have participated. The course format has turned out to be a successful way to spark interest in providing comprehensive and endovascular stroke treatment services throughout Europe. The course will take place from 18th – 21st June 2019 at the Stroke International Services Hospital in Can Tho City, Vietnam. On this occasion, Prof.Sirintara Singhara Na Ayudahaya, Deputy Dean for International Relations of Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, has greatly been invited as an honorable speaker and immediate Past President of World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (WFITN).  
Assoc.Prof. Sittiwat Lertsiri, Dean of Faculty of Science, Mahidol University and Asst.Prof.Suchin Worawichawong, M.D., Assistant Dean for International Relations along with Prof.Suradej Hongeng, M.D., Assistant Dean for Research; as the representatives of the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University; attended a reception at the French Ambassador’s residence on Monday 17 June 2019 at 6.30 pm on the occasion of the visit to Thailand of Dr. Raphaël RODRIGUEZ, laureate of the Tetrahedron Prize 2019. On this occasion, the reception was presided over by Mr. Jacques Lapouge, the French Ambassador to Thailand.   Raphaël Rodriguez is a chemist working on cancer biology, was awarded with the 2019 Tetrahedron Young Investigator Award, a prestigious international prize dedicated to chemists aged under 40 for their exceptional creativity. He thus becomes the first French scientist to receive this award.   Raphaël Rodriguez is a chemist working on cancer biology, was awarded with the 2019 Tetrahedron Young Investigator Award, a prestigious international prize dedicated to chemists aged under 40 for their exceptional creativity. He thus becomes the first French scientist to receive this award
On June 10, 2019, Prof. Piyamitr Sritara,M.D., Dean; along with his Deputy Dean for International Relations, Prof. Sirintara Singhara na Ayudhaya,M.D., and Deputy Dean for School of Hospital Management, Prof. Alisa Limsuwan, M.D.; provided a warm hospitality for Dr. Tivakorn Kasemsri, Chief, Division of Pediatric, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, USA and Ms. Michelle Ensminger, Senior Director of Global Health Office on their official visit for the possibility of creating a platform of a sustainable collaboration between the 2 institutes. On this occassion, the 2 representatives from Texas Tech University Health Science Center had a good chace to spend time in the afternoon visiting a new campus at Chakri Naruebodindra Medical Institute Institue at Bang Phli Distric, Samut Prakarn Province.  
Dr.Goragoch Gesprasert, M.D., as a representative from Division of Vascular and Transplantation Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University,Thailand provided welcome to Dr.Maria Paula Gomez, Executive director, Donation and Transplantation Institute of Parc Científic de Barcelona, Spain, on occasion of visiting for project discussion with Ramathibodi Organ Transplantation Center.
During Mon, Jun 3, 2019 – Wed, Jun 5, 2019 at NEURI The Brain Vascular Center - Bicêtre Hospital Paris Saclay University, France; Prof.Sirintara Singhara na Ayudhaya, M.D., Deputy Dean for International Relations and Professor of Radiology (INR) of Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University precisely attended LINNC Paris 2019, She had taken an important role in Live Cases Transmissions: Paris, France Bicêtre University Hospital as an Expert Panel along side with the other world classed experts such as Prof. Jacques MORET, Neurointerventionalist of Brain Vascular Center Baujon University Hospital and chairman of the event as well as Prof. Hong-Qi Zhang from Department of Neurosurgery, Xuanwu Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing. LINNC Paris offers participants an immersive and interactive experience with live cases, giving international and totally accessible educational experience. From renowned hospital centers around the world leading experts share their individual approaches to critical clinical challenges “live” and in real-time.   
On Jun 4, 2019 at Room no. 604, Medical Learning Resource Center and Ramathibodi School of Nursing, Ms. Michelle Ensminsger, Senior Director of Global Health, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, USA, spent her time visiting and having discussion about the possibility of students exchange activity between the 2 institutions. On this occassion, Mrs.Meng-Shin Shiao, Assistant Dean for International Relations provided her warm welcome on behalf of the deputy dean of international relations.  
Assoc.Prof.Sirin Apiyasawat, Assistant Dean for International Relations; on behalf of Deputy Dean for International Relations, provided warm welcome to the group of visitors from Sahlgrenska Academy, Göteborg University, led by Prof. Jörgen Isgaard MD, Ph.D - Professor of Endocrinology, Dept of Internal Medicine.The purspose of their visit are to have a further collaborative discussion towards exchange activities and have site visits to sevaral wards including Division of Nephrology, Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Hematology and Department of Emergency Medicine. Ramathibodi has conducted partnership closely with Sahlgrenska, Academy, Göteborg University for a few years through our young staff exchange program. The fruitful collaborative discussion happened in January 2018 with Dr.Amir Khorram-Manesh had greatly brought the tangible outcome as the official agreement for academic exchange, finished in July of the same year. 
Assoc Prof Suwannee Putthisri, Head of Department of Psychiatry, along with the staff member of the department, provided welcome to Dr. Ian Stephen, Program Director Psychology, Faculty of Human Science of Macquarie University on occasion of visit and having collaborative discussion.
On April 23, 2019, Prof.Piyamitr Sritara, Dean, along with Prof.Sirintara Singhara Na Ayudhaya, Deputy Dean for International Relations; Prof.Boonsong Ongphiphadhanakul, Deputy Dean for Research; Assoc.Prof.Renu Pookboonmee, Director of Ramathibodi School of Nursing and Asst.Prof.Suchin Worawichawong, Assistant Dean for International Relations, provided a warm welcome to the group of 14 delegates from Peking University Health Science Center, China. The purpose to visit is to exchange the views on nursing of patients with the chronic diseases as well as explore our collaborative activities in the fields of student exchange, joint research and more.
The NUS Enterprise Summer Programme on Entrepreneurship is targeted at undergraduate students* currently enrolled in university, majoring in any discipline. *Priority consideration will be given to students with a basic interest in entrepreneurship. This programme broadly covers the following topics: Business and cultural context of Singapore and ASEAN Singapore’s Economic Development Model and the Changing Role of Entrepreneurship and Innovation The True Singapore Story (introduction to Singapore’s heritage) The Heart of Singapore’s Startup Ecosystem Understanding the ASEAN Relationship, Language and Culture Experiential introduction to Singapore Practical insights and skills for aspiring entrepreneurs How to be an Entrepreneur Lean Startup and Business Model Pitching and Team Project Themes in entrepreneurship Social Entrepreneurship Intrapreneurship Lectures will be conducted in English by faculty members from the National University of Singapore and industry experts. All students who attain 100% attendance for the programme  will be awarded 4 modular credits (MC) and a Certificate of Participation from NUS Enterprise at the end of the programme. The programme fee is SGD$3,000 (inclusive of 7% GST) and includes accommodation at a student hostel in the NUS campus and some meals. The fee does not cover airfare and airport taxes, travel insurance, visas, some meals, and personal expenses. Payment is via bank draft, and is to be made payable to "National University of Singapore".  The 2019 NUS Enterprise Summer Programme on Entrepreneurship will be held from 14 - 27 July 2019. Applications are now open from 5 March to 26 April 2019! Please click https://enterprise.nus.edu.sg/educate/summer-programme for more information and do not forget to contact your IR  in order to send your name to MUIR for the next step!
Mahidol and Macquarie University Centre for International Education (MCIE): ‘Alone we can do so little, Together we can do so much’ The signing ceremony was attended by H.E. Allan McKinnon, Australian Ambassador to Thailand, Prof. Bruce Dowton, VC and President of Macquarie University and Prof. Banchong Mahaisavariya, Acting President of Mahidol University, along with all deans and executives. All credits go to all MQ colleagues, MU Deans and Directors who have walked the talk together since September last year. We are indebted to H.E.Prof. Udom Kachintorn, Deputy Minister for Education and Ajahn Preecha Soontranan for heading the delegation to explore the possibility, VP Chuthamanee Suthisisang and VP Suwat Benjaponpitak for showing to our partner from the very beginning that Mahidol University is a trusted brand and we are ready to deliver. We are also grateful for the kind hospitality of Assoc. Prof. Chulathida Chomchai, M.D., Dean, MU International College, for allocating a co-shared space for MCIE. Also, more credits go to Watinee Kharnwong and Busarin Sinthunavarat from the Australian Embassy for their continuous support on this initiative as well as all MUIR team.

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