Prof. Surasak Taneepanichskul


Prof. Surasak Taneepanichskul



Position            Senior Consultant and Lecturer, College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn  University



1981              M.D. Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn  University

1985              Diploma clinical science (OB & GYN) Chulalongkorn University

1987              Diploma Thai Board of OB & GYN Thai Medical Council

1992              Master of Medicine (Public Health) National University of Singapore

1993              Diploma Thai Board of Preventive Medicine Thai Medical Council

2006              Bachelor of Law, Sukhothai Thammathirat Open  University

2010              Graduate Diploma in Public Law and Management IVIIII, King Prajadhipok’s Institute

2011              Graduate in University Governance Programme, Knowledge Network Institute of        Thailand

2012               Advanced Certificate Course in Politics and Governance in Democratic Systems for Executives XV, King Prajadhipok’s Institute


Professional Training

2007          Medical Ethics, Western Institutional Review Board (WIRB), Seattle  USA

2008          The Higher Education Funding Council for England and Research Assessment Exercise and Law for France

2009          26th Meeting of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Group (STAG), Geneva

2009          Thirty-first session of WHO South-East Asia Advisory Committee on Health Research,  Nepal

2010   12th Meeting of the Regional Advisory Panel for Asia and the Pacific, Siem Reap, Cambodia

2010    11th Congress of the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health, The Haque, The Netherlands

2011          Asia Pacific Contraception Expert Input Forum 2011, Singapore

2011          The 3rd International Conference on Public Health among reater Mekong   Sub-Regional Countries, University of Health Science, Ministry of Health, Lao PDR

2011          The Fifth World Sciences Forum, Budapest,  Hungary

2011          DIES Conference: Strengthening Universities, Enhancing Capacities –   Higher Education  Management for Development, Bonn,  Germany

2012          4th Congress of the Asia-Pacific Council on Contraception (APCOC), Seoul, Korea

2012          The 44th APACPH Conference 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka

2013          International Symposium of Asia-Pacific Public Health Professionals on the Disaster   for the Resilience, Teikyo University, Itabashi-campus

2013          First Global Conference on Contraception and Reproductive/Sexual Health, Copenhagen and APCOC Business Meeting Copenhagen

2014          The World Contraception Day NGO meeting, London, United Kingdom

2014          5th APCOC Congress on Contraception and Reproductive and Sexual Health and APCOC Business Meeting, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Professional Appointment

1982              Medical Officer, MCH Center,  Uthaitani

1987              Medical Officer, MCH Center,  Bangkok

1990              Medical Officer, Family Health  Division

1994              Lecturer Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol University

1995              Assistant Professor Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol University

1997              Chief Family Planning Unit, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn  Hospital

1998              Associate Professor Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Faculty of    Medicine, Chulalongkorn University

1999              Deputy Director Institute of Health Research, Chulalongkorn   University

2001              Professor Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn     University

2004              Assistant President Chulalongkorn  University

2005              Professor Department of Obstetrics &   Gynaecology

2006              Director Institute Of Health Research, Chulalongkorn   University

2007              Dean College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn   University

November 2014   Senior Consultant and Lecturer College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University

Working experience

Research publication in family planning and reproductive health more than 90 papers. Editorial Board of medical journal more than 5 journals.

Other Experience and Professional   Memberships

2002 – Present      Editorial Board of Thai Journal of Pediatrics Obstetrics &  Gynecology

2005 – Present      Editor of Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand Ethical Section, Reviewer of Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand

Reviewer of Science Monitor

2007 – Present      Member of WHOCC for Research and Training in Public Health  Development Board of Director Asia Pacific Council on  Contraception

2007 – Present      Consultant for Asia and Pacific Region for the department of Reproductive Health and  Research

2008 – 2010         Chairperson of the Regional Advisory Panel for Asia and the Pacific Region for Department of Reproductive Health and  Research

2008 – Present   National Subcommittee of Environmental Impact Assessment  Board

2014 – Present   National Committee of Environmental Impact Assessment Board


2014 – Present Vice President, The Planned Parenthood Association of Thailand (PPAT) Under the Patronage of H.R.H. the Princess Mother

Any honor, award  receive

1993              An Outstanding Academic Award

2000              Excellent Research Award: the Ratchadapisek Somphot   Endowment

2001              Excellent Research Award: the Ratchadapisek Somphot   Endowment

2009              An Outstanding Academic Award, Thai Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation