Dr. Supawat Chatchen is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Tropical Pediatrics. He obtained his B.Sc. in Medical Science and Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering from Mahidol University, where he was awarded his M.D. degree. He is actively involved in research in the Department and teaches at the Bangkok School of Tropical Medicine.



Molecular biology, immunological response of dengue infection, vector-borne infectious diseases, and tropical pediatric diseases applies to Dr. Supawat’s areas of expertise.

Ongoing Research Project(s)

Research Name Funding Source
• การศึกษาระบาดวิทยาเชิงโมเลกุลและการวิเคราะห์ทางแบบจำลองเชิงคณิตศาสตร์ของโรคมือเท้าปากในโรงเรียนปฐมวัยในประเทศไทย สำนักงานการวิจัยแห่งชาติ (วช.) ทุนท้าทายไทย


1999 B.Sc. (Medical Science) Mahidol University, Thailand
2005 Ph.D. (Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering) Mahidol University, Thailand
2008 M.D. Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital Mahidol University, Thailand

Research of Expertise

  • Immunological response of dengue infection
  • Molecular biology
  • Tropical pediatric diseases
  • Vector-borne Infectious Diseases

Diseases Covered/Research Area

  • Zika virus
  • Dengue

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