NEWS

Visit & discuss possible collaboration

FPH-MU Dean Tanasugarn along with Deputy Deans and faculty members welcomed His Excellency Mr. Upendra Yadav, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Health and Population and Delegations from Katmandu University, Nepal to discuss future opportunities for academic collaboration between the FPH-MU, Nepalese government and academic institution. After paying respects the statue of Prince Mahidol of Songkla and group photo, the Dean gave her welcome remarks followed by introduction FPH-MU and future collaboration between both parties was discussed productively and effectively. At the end of discussion, both parties agreed to develop research proposal and academic program. Dean presented the souvenir to Deputy Prime minister and Nepalese delegation. Before leaving FPH-MU, the Nepalese students were introduced and the Deputy Prime Minister was interviewed by Dr Hutchinson, lecturer of the Nutrition Department. The complete Nepalese team is short-listed below. Professor Dr Rajendra Koju, Dean of the School of Medical Sciences, Professor Dr Bim Prasad Shrestha, Officer of the External Affairs and Global Engagement Office, Professor Dr Bal Chandra Luiltel, Associate Dean of the School of Education, Dr Biraj Karmacharya, Chief of Community Medicine, Dhulikhel Hospital, School of Medical Sciences and Mr Jitendra Kumar Yadav, Private Secretary to the Deputy Prime Minister.