November 13, 2019 at Suwattana Nontasut Meeting Room, Department of Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Radiology, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University; Prof.Sirintara Singhara Na Ayudhaya, Deputy Dean for International Relations, provided warm welcomed greetings to Prof. Alireza Radmanesh, Pediatric Neuroradiologist, a guest lecturer from the American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR). The purpose of his visit was to give special lectures on several neuroradiological topics to Ramathibodi's Neuroradiologists, fellows and staff; during November 11 - 15, 2019.

Dr. Alireza (Ali) Radmanesh is an Assistant Professor of Neuroradiology at NYU School of Medicine in New York City, and an attending neuroradiologist at NYU Langone Medical Center. His main area of interest is Pediatric Neuroimaging. He was a radiology resident at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology in St Louis, a neuroradiology fellow at UCSF, and before coming to New York, a Clinical Instructor of Pediatric Neuroradiology at UCSF Medical Center in San Francisco. In addition to publishing and reviewing for several neuroradiology and neurosurgery journals, Dr. Radmanesh is active in ASNR social media activities. He was awarded the Society for Pediatric Radiology grant to study the imaging biomarkers of pediatric mild traumatic brain injury.

 

November 4, 2019 - the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Mahidol University (MU) and Fujita Health University, Japan, was held at VIP meeting Room, Office of the President, Mahidol University, Salaya Campus. The MOU was signed by the head executives of each institute including Prof. Banchong Mahaisavariya, M.D., Acting President of Mahidol University and Prof.Eiichi Saitoh, Executive Vice President of Fujita Health University. In the ceremony, Assoc.Prof.Nopraenue Dhirathiti, Acting Vice President for International Relations and Corporate Communication, reported to the attendees of the ceremony on the rationale of the collaboration. Participants from Ramathibodi attending the ceremony included Asst.Prof.Suchin Worawichawong, Assistant Dean for International Relations; Dr.Poramed Chayaratanasin, Head of Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Dr.Paitoon Benjapornlert, lecturer from Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.

This MOU is signed with the aims to facilitate academic exchange activities including student, staff and reseach exchanges between the 2 institutes. 

 

 

October 6 - 9, 2019 at Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong; Prof.Sirintara Singhara na Ayudhaya, Deputy Dean for International Relations, presided at Course in Functional Neurovascular Anatomy 2019, on her last duty as an Immediate Past President of World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (WFITN).

The Functional Neurovascular Anatomy course is a comprehensive and didactic review of the embryology and vascular anatomy of the spine, brain, and head and neck. The course comprises lectures, 3D anatomic sessions as well as interactive workshops on angiographic images and on workstations with 3D DSA images.The course has been created for neuroradiologists, radiologists, neurologists and neurosurgeons with particular interest in neurovascular diseases.

 

On October 3, 2019 at Meeting room no.2, Office of the Dean, Prof.Piyamitr Sritara, Dean of Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, along with the board of executives provided the warm welcome for H.E. Mr. Seng Soukhathivong Ambassador of the Lao People's Democratic Republic and his spouse, as well as Former Minister of Health for the Lao People's Democratic Republic, Dr.Eksavang Vongvichit and his spouse on occasion of their private visit.

 

 

September 26,2019 -  Prof.Sirintara Singhara na Ayudhaya, Deputy Dean for International Relations; as the representative of Prof.Piyamitr Sritara, Dean of Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, participated the press release session hosted by Faculty of Medicine Chulalongkorn University towards the Early Nutrition eAcademy Southeast Asia (ENeA SEA) e-learning for healthcare professionals, which launched for the 1st time in Southeast Asia. On this occasion, Dean of Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University provided warm welcome at Meeting Room no.1301, 13rd floor, Bhumisiri Mangkhalanusorn Building Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital.

The online learning platform, developed lately with the collaborations between European, Thai and Malaysian partners; comprised Ludwig Maximilians University, Germany; University of Southampton, UK; Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania; Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia; University of Malaya; Malaysia, Chulalongkorn University, Mahidol University, and The Department of Health (DOH), Ministry of Public Health of Thailand; jointly developing science‐based education, tailored to the needs of the Southeast Asian region; regarding the Early Nutrition eAcademy Southeast Asia. It has the main objective to improve knowledge and awareness related to early nutrition and lifestyle during pregnancy and early childhood (the first 1,000 days of life after conception) and to reduce the rate of under-nutrition and obesity. The modules are free and available to doctors and paramedics including gynecologist, obstetricians, pediatricians, nurses, nutritionists practicing in the field of early nutrition, and the public.

 

On September 25, 2019. Prof.Anannit Visudtibhan, M.D., Head, Department of Pediatrics; as a representative of the Dean, precisely provided warm welcome to Prof.Cheah Fook Choe, M.D., Head, Department of Padiatrics, Universiti Kebangsaan, Malaysia, on the occasion of official visit at Ramathibodi and having site visits to Division of Neonatology and Newborn Unit.

 

August 21, 2019, Prof. Piyamitr Sritara -Dean- along with his Deputy Dean for International Relations - Prof.Sirintara Singhara na Ayudhaya - and Deputy Dean for Research - Boonsong Ongphiphadhanakul - provided a warm welcome dinner to honor Prof.Vin Tangpricha from Emory University School of Medicine on occasion of his visit to Thailand. 



Prof.Vin Tangpricha is a board-certified endocrinologist at Emory Clinic and Emory Midtown and Program Director of the Emory Endocrinology Fellowship Program. His interests include vitamin D, osteoporosis, endocrine disorders in cystic fibrosis and transgender medicine. He has published over 200 peer-reviewed research articles, reviews and book chapters. He serves on several national and international committees related to his clinical and research work. He, currently, is a research mentor for Ramathibodi's Scholarship recipient of Prince Mahidol Award Youth Program 2018 - Ms. Pichatorn Suppakitjanusant.

 

On August 22, 2019 at Office of the Dean, Prof.Piyamitr Sritara-Dean- provided an official warm welcome to Prof.Manoj Kumar Karmakar-Director of Paediatric Anaesthesia at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin in Hong Kong, on occasion of appointing as a visiting professor at Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University during Aug 19 - September 29, 2019.

 
The Division of Neurointerventional Radiology, Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Radiology, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University; along with Medtronic Co.Ltd., cohosted "MEDICAL EDUCATION NEUROVASCULAR COILING TREATMENT WORKSHOP 2019" during August 1-2, 2019 at Somdech Phra Debaratana Medical Center (SDMC). The workshop led by several honorable Speakers from Ramathibodi's Division of Neurointerventional Radiology  including Prof. Sirintara Singhara na Ayudhaya, Dr. Ekachat Chanthanaphak, Asst.Prof. Chai Kobkitsuksakul, Dr. Pakorn Jirakongmun, Dr. Mungkorn Apirakkan, Dr. Kittiphop Somboonnithiphol and Dr. Peerapon Glueangapapong
 
 
The program is intended to provide physicians with a broad understanding of overall techniques for the treatment of Brain Aneurysm. During the session, participants
will review the embolization techniques with coils, and will discuss procedures of balloon remodeling and stenting. During this course, participants will be present side by side to discuss interactively all aspects of coiling treatment.

 

 

On July 30, 2019 at Meeting Room no.3, Office of the Dean, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University; Prof. Sirintara Na Ayudhaya, Deputy Dean for International Relations provided warm welcome to Prof. Denis Le Bihan, Director of NeuroSpin Institute, CEA Saclay, France, on the occasion of visit to continue his project towards Prostate MRI cases in advance and the MR acquisition/ processing techniques with Ramathibodi's team of Abdominal radiologists.

 

On July 26th, 2019, Prof. Piyamitr Sritara, Dean, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital; along with his Deputy Dean for International Relations, Prof.Sirintara Singhara na Ayudhaya, participated executive trip with Prof. Banchong Mahaisavariya, Acting President of Mahidol University and Assoc. Prof. Nopraenue Sajjarax Dhirathiti, Acting Vice President for International Relations and Corporate Communication; in order to attended China - ASEAN Medical Education Symposium & Roundtable Discussion on Establishing China-ASEAN University Consortium on Medical and Health Education, Research and Healthcare at Guiyang International ECO-Conference Center, Guiyang, China.

The Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital would therefore greatly benefit from having representatives attending this event as it would help building academic relationship with other participating institutions.

 

 

 

 

On June 26th, 2019, Prof.Sirintara Singhara Na Ayudahaya, Deputy Dean for International Relations, along with Prof. Alisa Limsuwan, Deputy Dean for School of Hospital Management and the pediatric cardiology team, provided warm welcome to Dr.John Hamilton, Special Assistant to Executive Vice Chancellor from UCLA California NanoSystems Institute, USA on occasion of his official visit.

The purpose of the visit is to have discussion for significant activity in upcoming February 2020; Bangkok International Fetal Echocardiography Symposium and starting to have collaborative discussion on the possibility for MOU and Joint Unit in the future.

เมื่อวันที่ 26 มิ ย 2562 ศาสตราจารย์ แพทย์หญิงศิรินธรา สิงหรา ณ อยุธยา รองคณบดีฝ่ายวิเทศสัมพันธ์ พร้อมด้วย ศาสตราจารย์ แพทย์หญิงอลิสา ลิ้มสุวรรณ รองคณบดีฝ่ายโรงเรียนการบริหารงานโรงพยาบาล ให้การต้อนรับ Prof. John Hamilton ผู้แทนจากสถาบัน UCLA California NanoSystems Institute ในโอกาสเข้าร่วมหารือความคืบหน้าของงานวิชาการ Bangkok International Fetal Echocardiography Symposium ที่จัดขึ้นในเดือนกุมภาพันธ์ 2563 รวมทั้งได้เริ่มหารือความร่วมมือ MOU และ โครงการ Joint Unit ที่จะจัดขึ้นในอนาคต