Ms. Rachatawan Chiabchalard is a Lecturer in the Department of Protozoology. She received her M.Sc. in Biology from Oregon State University, USA. She teaches students enrolled in M.Sc. and Ph.D. courses at the Bangkok School of Tropical Medicine on topics related to Medical Protozoology. She is also actively involved in Department research.



Ms. Rachatawan is an expert in intestinal protozoa, free-living amoeba in the environment, and protozoa contamination in fruits and vegetables.

Ongoing Research Project(s)



1993 B.Sc. (Physical Therapy) Mahidol University, Thailand
1997 M.Sc. (Biology) Oregon State University, USA

Research of Expertise

  • Intestinal protozoa
  • Protozoa contamination in fruits/vegetables
  • Free living amoeba in environment

Diseases Covered/Research Area

  • Diarrhea

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