Dr. Khuanchai Koompapong is a Lecturer in the Department of Protozoology. He obtained his B.Sc. in Public Health from Khon Kaen University. He has a Ph.D. in Tropical Medicine from Mahidol University, and a Medical Doctor degree from the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University. He teaches Diploma, M.Sc., and Ph.D. students at the Bangkok School of Tropical Medicine. He is involved in research in his Department.    



Dr. Khuanchai is an expert in the life sciences, particularly the molecular epidemiology of Cryptosporidium spp. He is experienced in utilizing molecular techniques for the diagnosis of intestinal protozoa and opportunistic protozoa. He is especially interested in understanding the zoonotic and environmental transmission of intestinal protozoa and the clinical aspects of parasitic infections.

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2006 B.Sc. (Public Health) (Hons.), Faculty of Public Health Khon Kaen University, Thailand
2011 Ph.D. (Trop. Med.), Faculty of Tropical Medicine Mahidol University, Thailand

Research of Expertise

  • Life Sciences

Diseases Covered/Research Area

  • Parasitology

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