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Dr. Wirongrong is a Lecturer in the Department of Clinical Tropical Medicine and a physician at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases. She has a Doctor of Medicine degree and a Graduate Diploma in Clinical Science, both from Mahidol University, Thailand. She actively teaches and supervises graduate and postgraduate students at the Bangkok School of Tropical Medicine. 



Dr. Wirongrong is an expert in infectious diseases, with special interests in melioidosis, leptospirosis, scrub typhus, and tuberculosis. She has broad experience in conducting clinical trials, having led and been involved in a number of clinical trials during her tenure at the Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University. Dr. Wirongrong is regarded as one of the top melioidosis authorities within Thailand.

Ongoing Research Project(s)

Research Name Funding Source
• โครงการพัฒนาและใช้ digital Direct Observed Therapy (d-DOT) หลายภาษาบนโทรศัพท์มือถือ ในการติดตามการรักษาผู้ป่วยวัณโรค ทุนงบประมาณแผ่นดิน


1997 Thai Board of Internal Medicine Thai Board
1995 The Graduate Diploma in Clinical Science Mahidol University, Thailand
1991 M.D. Mahidol University, Thailand

Research of Expertise

  • Tropical Infectious Diseases
  • Clinical trials

Diseases Covered/Research Area

  • Scrub Typhus
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Leptospirosis
  • Melioidosis

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