Completing of THOHUN Year 3 implementation, “THOHUN Annual Meeting 2017” was aimed to present the implemented THOHUN projects and activities. The meeting also served as a venue for those engaged One Health-related activities to present their work through oral presentations. The meeting was organized in Bangkok on August 21-22, 2017 Furthermore, participants also discussed strategies to enhance the capacity of the network towards Year 4.
Assoc. Prof. Parntep Ratanakorn started the meeting with the welcome speech.
Prof. Dr. Saul Tzipori, Deputy Director of OHW Project, gave a talk on “Strategies for Network Sustainability”.
Dr. Supamit Chunsuttiwat from Bureau of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Ministry of Public Health Thailand, gave a talk on “The Implementation Plan Under the Memorandum of Understanding on (MoU) the Implementation of One Health Initiative for National Health Security”.
Mr. Richard Nyberg, Senior Regional Communications Advisor of USAID, gave some activity about “Increasing Network Visibility” session.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Saengduen Moonsom, Coordinator, THOHUN-National Coordinating Office, presented about “Overview of THOHUN Activities”
Following up on “THOHUN Research Grants” in Year 2, our eight presenters presented their research results. This activity aimed to strengthen research capacity for researchers and students among THOHUN’s member universities.
Mr. Chakkaphan Runcharoen
Ms. Aulia Rahmi Pawestri
Ms. Nicharee Income
Mr. San Suwanmanee
Mr. Wachirawit Parunawin
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Somboon Sangmaneedet
Mr. Peerapat Rongsanam
Mr. Pramualchai Ketkhao
The principal investigators (PI) of THOHUN’s faculty members shared their outcomes from Year 3 implemented activities on future/current workforce development, and instructional development.
Dr. Ouaypon Tungthongchai (Kasetsart University)
Dr. Penkarn Kanjanarat (Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiang Mai University)
Asst. Prof. Dr. Witthawat Wiriyarat (Faculty of Veterinary Science, Mahidol University)
Dr. Praphan Luangsook (Faculty of Associate Medical Sciences, Chiang Mai University)
Assoc. Prof. Ratana Somrongthong (College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University)
Dr. Sivapong Sungpradit (Faculty of Veterinary Science, Mahidol University)
Ms. Sattamat Lappharat (PI representative from College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University)
Asst. Prof. Dr. Rutch Khattiya (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Chiang Mai University)
To support graduated students to have real working experiences with OH related organizations in Thailand. These are the presentations of graduated student who had experiences with health professionals and practitioners at Provincial One Health Network. They are actively involved in preventing, controlling, and responding to in-country using the OH approach.
Mr. Nonthaphat Theerwasttanasiri
Mr. Khajornyot Promduangsri
Mr. Nuttawut Kitkuan
In this year, THOHUN provided three support scholarships to graduated students for their research presentations and OH implementation outcomes in international conferences or hands-on workshops under “Scholarships for OH event participation” activity