Curriculum DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN TROPICAL MEDICINE (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN TROPICAL MEDICINE (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty / Institute FACULTY OF TROPICAL MEDICINE
Website https://www.tm.mahidol.ac.th/phd-tropmed/

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(TROPICAL MEDICINE)

Major

  • CLINICAL TROPICAL MEDICINE
  • CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY
  • EPIDEMIOLOGY
  • MICROBIOLOGY
  • IMMUNOLOGY
  • BIOCHEMICAL NUTRITION
  • TROPICAL PATHOLOGY
  • SOCIAL MEDICINE
  • ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND TOXICOLOGY
  • PARASITOLOGY AND MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY
  • MOLECULARTROPICAL MEDICINE
  • ENVIRONMENTAL BIOTECHNOLOGY
  • Additional advantages of the programme

    English is the language of instruction and learning in Faculty of Tropical Medicine programmes and research

    Admission Requirements

    								   
    											
    							 For Ph.D. (TM) Plan I: Dissertation
    1. Must hold the Master of Science in Tropical Medicine or any field of science that is related with Tropical Medicine, with accreditations by The Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC), with cumulative GPA not less than 3.50 (GPA converted)  
    2. Experienced in research related with Tropical Medicine field with the accredited and accepted International Journal Publications at least 2 research articles in which one of the research must be the first author/The publication must not be related with the master degrees studies  
    3. Passed the English Proficiency Examination offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University for the admission criteria
    4. Other exceptions may be considered by the Program Director and the Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies
    
    For Ph.D. (TM) Plan II: Coursework/Dissertation
    The Masters Degree Graduate
    1. Must hold a Master of Science in Tropical Medicine or any field related with the Tropical Medicine, with accreditations by The Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC) with cumulative GPA not less than 3.50 (GPA converted)  
    2. Passed the English Proficiency Examination offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University for the admission criteria
    3. Other exceptions may be considered by the Program Director and the Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies
    
    The Bachelors Degree Graduate
    1. Graduated Bachelor of Science, from the program with accreditations by The Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC) with cumulative GPA not less than 3.50 (GPA converted)
    2. Graduated Doctor of Medicine (M.D., or M.B.B.S.), or Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, or Doctor of Dental Surgery, or Doctor of Pharmacy, that is accredited by The Office of the Higher Education Commission (OHEC) with cumulative GPA not less than 3.50 (GPA converted), with the research experience in tropical medicine field.
    3. Passed the English Proficiency Examination offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Mahidol University for the admission criteria
    4. Other exceptions may be considered by the Program Director and the Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies							 							 							 
    							 
    							 

    Curriculum Structure

    Plan 1
    For students with Masters Degree
    Dissertation 48            Credits
    Total not less than 48            Credits
    Plan 2
    For students with Masters Degree
    Required Courses 8            Credits
    Elective Courses not less than 4            Credits
    Dissertation 36            Credits
    Total not less than 48            Credits
    For students with Bachelors Degree
    Required Courses 20            Credits
    Elective Courses not less than 10            Credits
    Dissertation 48            Credits
    Total not less than 48            Credits

    Job Option after Graduation


    - นักวิจัย นักวิทยาศาสตร์ นักวิชาการสาธารณสุข นักวิทยาศาสตร์การแพทย์ ที่มีทักษะและความสามารถทางโรคเขตร้อน ในสถาบันวิชาการของภาครัฐและเอกชน ทั้งในและต่างประเทศ
    - ผู้เชี่ยวชาญด้านอายุรศาสตร์เขตร้อน

    Course Requirements

    Plan 1

    Dissertation Credit
       For students with Master's degree
    TMID898 : DISSERTATION 48

    Plan 2

    Required Courses Credit
       For students with Bachelor's degree
    TMID513 : BIOSTATISTICS 2
    TMID534 : CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF TROPICAL DISEASES 2
    TMID536 : HOST AND ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS OF TROPICAL DISEASES 2
    TMID537 : TROPICAL PATHOGENS AND VECTORS 2
    TMID538 : FIELD PRACTICUM IN TROPICAL MEDICINE 1
    TMID544 : RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 2
    TMID548 : EPIDEMIOLOGICAL CONCEPTS IN TROPICAL MEDICINE 1
    TMID606 : DOCTORAL SEMINAR IN TROPICAL MEDICINE 2
    TMID607 : FOOD- AND WATER-BORNE TROPICAL DISEASES 3
    TMID608 : BLOOD- AND VECTOR- BORNE TROPICAL DISEASES 3
       For students with Master's degree
    TMID606 : DOCTORAL SEMINAR IN TROPICAL MEDICINE 2
    TMID607 : FOOD- AND WATER-BORNE TROPICAL DISEASES 3
    TMID608 : BLOOD- AND VECTOR- BORNE TROPICAL DISEASES 3
    Elective Courses Credit
       For students with Bachelor's degree
    TMEN513 : MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY 2
    TMMI510 : MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY 2
    TMMI511 : IMMUNOLOGY I 2
    TMMI512 : IMMUNOLOGY II 2
    TMMI513 : ADVANCED MICROBIOLOGY 2
    TMMI515 : PRACTICAL MICROBIOLOGY 2
    TMMI516 : PRACTICAL IMMUNOLOGY 2
    TMMO508 : MOLECULAR TROPICAL MEDICINE AND GENETICS 2
    TMMO509 : MOLECULAR TROPICAL MEDICINE SEMINAR 2
    TMMO510 : LABORATORY RESEARCH IN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 2
    TMMO511 : ADVANCED LABORATORY RESEARCH 2
    TMHM505 : MEDICAL HELMINTHOLOGY 2
    TMPT502 : MICROSCOPIC ANATOMY 2
    TMPT503 : PHYSIOLOGY 2
    TMPT504 : PATHOLOGY 2
    TMPT505 : PATHOLOGY OF TROPICAL DISEASES 2
    TMPZ503 : MEDICAL PROTOZOOLOGY 2
    TMNU506 : NUTRITION 2
    TMNU510 : BIOCHEMISTRY 2
    TMNU516 : NUTRITIONAL LABORATORY 2
    TMNU517 : ADVANCED BIOCHEMISTRY AND NUTRITION 2
    TMSE502 : APPLIED SOCIAL SCIENCES IN TROPICAL MEDICINE 2
    TMSE503 : SOCIAL EPIDEMIOLOGY 2
    TMSE504 : CURRENT PROBLEMS IN MEDICAL SOCIAL SCIENCES 2
    TMSE524 : PRINCIPLES OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND TOXICOLOGY 2
    TMSE525 : HEALTH RISK ASSESSMENT 2
    TMSE526 : ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES IN ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND TOXICOLOGY 2
    TMSE528 : ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT 2
    TMSE529 : PRINCIPLE OF ENVIRONMENTAL BIOTECHNOLOGY 2
    TMSE531 : APPLIED BIOTECHNOLOGY 2
    TMSE533 : ADVANCED BIOTECHNOLOGY FOR BIOLOGICAL PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT AND TROPICAL DISEASE CONTROL 2
    TMSE538 : METHODS IN ENVIRONMENTAL BIOTECHNOLOGY 2
    TMHG520 : ADVANCED EPIDEMIOLOGY 2
    TMHG521 : INTERMEDIATE BIOSTATISTICS 2
    TMHG522 : ADVANCED DATA ANALYSIS IN EPIDEMIOLOGY 2
    TMID516 : PRACTICAL PARASITOLOGY 2
    TMCD510 : PARASITIC DISEASES 2
    TMCD511 : NON-PARASITIC DISEASES 2
    TMCD513 : PRINCIPLES OF CLINICAL RESEARCH 2
    TMCD514 : CLINICAL TROPICAL PHARMACOLOGY 2
    TMCD515 : CLINICAL PHARMACOKINETICS I 2
    TMCD516 : CLINICAL PHARMACOKINETICS II 2
    TMCD517 : EVALUATION OF CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGICAL RESEARCH 2
       
    TMEN601 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY 2
    TMMI601 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY 2
    TMMI602 : SPECIAL TOPICS MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF TROPICAL INFECTIONS/DISEASES 2
    TMMI603 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN IMMUNOPARASITOLOGY 2
    TMMO601 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN MOLECULAR TROPICAL MEDICINE I 2
    TMMO602 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN MOLECULAR TROPICAL MEDICINE II 2
    TMHM601 : SPECIAL TOPIC IN HELMENTHOLOGY 2
    TMPT601 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN PATHOLOGY 2
    TMPT602 : SEMINAR IN PATHOLOGY OF TROPICAL DISEASES II 2
    TMPZ602 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN MEDICAL PROTOZOOLOGY 2
    TMNU603 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN NUTRITIONAL EPIDEMIOLOGY 2
    TMNU605 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN BIOCHEMICAL NUTRITION 2
    TMTP601 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN TROPICAL PEDIATRICS 2
    TMSE604 : RESEARCH PROPOSAL PREPARATION 2
    TMSE607 : ADVANCED RISK ASSESSMENT IN ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND TOXICOLOGY 2
    TMSE608 : SEMINAR ON ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND TOXICOLOGY 2
    TMSE609 : SPECIAL TOPIC IN ENVIRONMENTAL BIOTECHNOLOGY 2
    TMSE610 : SEMINAR ON ENVIRONMENTAL BIOTECHNOLOGY 2
    TMSE611 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN SOCIAL MEDICINE 2
    TMHG601 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN EPIDEMIOLOGY AND CONTROL OF COMMUNICABLE DISEASES 2
    TMHG602 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN TROPICAL HYGIENE 2
    TMID601 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN HAEMATOLOGY 2
    TMID602 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN PARASITOLOGY AND MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY 2
    TMCD601 : SPECIAL TOPICS IN CLINICAL TROPICAL MEDICINE 2
    Dissertation Credit
       For students with Bachelor's degree
    TMID799 : DISSERTATION 48
       For students with Master's degree
    TMID699 : DISSERTATION 36

    Program Lecturer

    1. Assistant Professor SAENGDUEN MOONSOM   (PROGRAMME DIRECTOR)
    2. Assistant Professor SUPAWAT CHATCHEN
    3. Lecturer KITTIPONG CHAISIRI
    4. Lecturer JANJIRA THAIPADUNGPANIT
    5. Lecturer CHAWARAT ROTEJANAPRASERT
    6. Lecturer
    7. Lecturer THUNDON NGAMPRASERTCHAI
    8. Lecturer PIMPHEN CHAROEN
    9. Lecturer WASIN MATSEE
    10. Lecturer SUPARAT PHUANUKOONNON
    11. Lecturer SUANGSUDA SUPASAI
    12. Professor RUNGSUNN TUNGTRONGCHITR
    13. Lecturer WIWAT CHANCHAROENTHANA
    14. Professor KESINEE CHOTIVANICH
    15. Professor PUNNEE PITISUTTITHUM
    16. Professor POLRAT WILAIRATANA
    17. Professor MALLIKA IMWONG
    18. Professor YAOWALARK SUKTHANA
    19. Professor SRIVICHA KRUDSOOD
    20. Associate Professor KARUNEE KWANBUNJAN
    21. Associate Professor KRIENGSAK LIMKITTIKUL
    22. Associate Professor KRAICHAT TANTRAKARNAPA
    23. Associate Professor JARANIT KAEWKUNGWAL
    24. Associate Professor CHALIT KOMALAMISRA
    25. Associate Professor CHUKIAT SIRIVICHAYAKUL
    26. Associate Professor CHAMNARN APIWATHNASORN
    27. Associate Professor DORN WATTHANAKULPANICH
    28. Associate Professor DIREK LIMMATHUROTSAKUL
    29. Associate Professor NOPPADON TANGPUKDEE
    30. Associate Professor NARISARA CHANTRATITA
    31. Associate Professor PASSANESH SUKPHOPETCH
    32. Associate Professor PONGRAMA RAMASOOTA
    33. Associate Professor PORNTIP PETMITR
    34. Professor PARNPEN VIRIYAVEJAKUL
    35. Associate Professor PARON DEKUMYOY
    36. Associate Professor POOM ADISAKWATTANA
    37. Associate Professor YAOWAPA MANEERAT
    38. Associate Professor WATTANA LEOWATTANA
    39. Associate Professor VIPA THANACHARTWET
    40. Assistant Professor KOBPORN BOONNAK
    41. Associate Professor KITTIYOD POOVORAWAN
    42. Assistant Professor NGAMPHOL SOONTHORNWORASIRI
    43. Assistant Professor JITTIMA DHITAVAT
    44. Assistant Professor JIRAPORN RUANGSITTICHAI
    45. Assistant Professor YANIN LIMPANONT
    46. Assistant Professor NATHAMON KOSOLTANAPIWAT
    47. Assistant Professor DUMRONGKIET ARTHAN
    48. Assistant Professor THANAT CHOOKAJORN
    49. Associate Professor THAREERAT KALAMBAHETI
    50. Associate Professor NITAYA INDRAWATTANA
    51. Assistant Professor NAOWARAT SARALAMBA
    52. Assistant Professor PANNAMTHIP PITAKSAJJAKUL
    53. Assistant Professor PODJANEE JITTAMALA
    54. Associate Professor PORNPAN PUMIRAT
    55. Associate Professor PORNSAWAN LEAUNGWUTIWONG
    56. Assistant Professor PATCHARA SRIWICHAI
    57. Assistant Professor PATTANEEYA PRANGTHIP
    58. Assistant Professor PIENGCHAN SONTHAYANON
    59. Assistant Professor MUTHITA VANAPORN
    60. Assistant Professor RUTCHARIN POTIWAT
    61. Assistant Professor RONALD ENRIQUE MORALES VARGAS
    62. Assistant Professor WATCHARAPONG PIYAPHANEE
    63. Assistant Professor WATCHAREE ARUNSODSAI
    64. Associate Professor WIRICHADA PAN-NGUM
    65. Assistant Professor WEERAPONG PHUMRATANAPRAPIN
    66. Assistant Professor VIRAVARN LUVIRA
    67. Assistant Professor WEERAWAN HATTASINGH
    68. Assistant Professor SANTI MANEEWATCHARARANGSRI
    69. Assistant Professor SARANATH LAWPOOLSRI NIYOM
    70. Assistant Professor SUCHADA SUMRUAYPHOL
    71. Associate Professor SUPAT CHAMNANCHANUNT
    72. Assistant Professor SUPALUK POPRUK
    73. Associate Professor SUWALEE WORAKHUNPISET
    74. Assistant Professor SUMATE AMPAWONG
    75. Assistant Professor WANG NGUITRAGOOL
    76. Associate Professor AONGART MAHITTIKRON
    77. Assistant Professor ONRAPAK REAMTONG
    78. Assistant Professor UDOMSAK SILACHAMROON
    79. Associate Professor URUSA THAENKHAM
    80. Associate Professor USA BOONYUEN
    81. Associate Professor URAI CHAISRI
    82. Assistant Professor CHATPORN KITTITRAKUL
    83. Lecturer CHARIN THAWORNKUNO
    84. Assistant Professor NATTHIDA SRIBOONVORAKUL
    85. Lecturer BORIMAS HANBOONKUNUPAKARN
    86. Assistant Professor PRAKAYKAEW CHARUNWATTHANA
    87. Lecturer PANNAMAS MANEEKAN
    88. Lecturer WIRONGRONG CHIERAKUL
    89. Lecturer SUNGSIT SUNGVORNYOTHIN
    90. Lecturer SANT MUANGNOICHAROEN
    91. Lecturer AMORNRAT AROONNUAL
    92. Assistant Professor ATHIT PHETRAK
    93. Assistant Professor APICHART NONTPRASERT
    94. Assistant Professor CHAYASIN MANSANGUAN
    95. Lecturer SUPACHAI TOPANURAK
    96. Lecturer SUPITCHA KAMOLRATANAKUL