Since 29 November 2022
On November 29, 2022, from 01:00 p.m. - 02:00 p.m., MUPY’s executives led by Assoc. Prof. Surakit Nathisuwan, the Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Usa Chaikledkeaw, the Deputy Dean for International and Public Relations, and the Program Director of Health Technology Assessment Graduate Program (MU-HTA) along with the committees of MU-HTA Program and Prof. Olivia Wu, its international advisory, provided a warm welcome to Mrs. Ureerat Chareontoh, the Director-General of Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) and H.E. Mr. Kiptiness Lindsay Kimwole, the Ambassador of the Republic of Kenya to the Kingdom of Thailand. The meeting was held at Clinical Professor Udom Kachintorn Meeting Room, 4th Floor, Pradit Hutangura Research Building, Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahidol University.
The purpose of this meeting was to meet two international graduate students from Kenya, namely Ms.Patricia Nyokabi and Ms.Tabitha Okech who had received Thai Government Scholarship under the academic collaboration between Thailand and Kenya on the Development of National Health Insurance. The delegates also had an opportunity to discuss future collaboration on academic and training activities between two nations.
In addition, this collaboration responded to SDG’s Goal 4: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all, Goal 10: Reduce inequality within and among countries, and Goal 17: Partnership for the Goals to strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.