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PhD in Health Sciences (International Program)

List of PhD Advisors
Academic Position Associate Professor
Name Chuchard Punsawad, Ph.D.
Email chuchard.wu@gmail.com

  • Ph.D. (Tropical Medicine), Mahidol University
  • M.Sc. (Antony), Mahidol University
  • B.Sc. (Medical Technology), Walailak University
  • Tropical Infectious Diseases
  • Medical Parasitology
  • Diagnostic Pathology
  1. Glaharn S, Punsawad C, Ward SA, Viriyavejakul P. Exploring pancreatic pathology in Plasmodium falciparum malaria patients.Sci Rep. 2018; 8: 10456
  2. Punsawad C, Viriyavejakul P. Reduction in serum sphingosine 1-phosphate concentration in malaria. PLoS One. 2017; 12 :e0180631
  3. Punsawad C, Phasuk N, Bunratsami S, Thongtup K, Viriyavejakul P, Palipoch S, Koomhin P, Nongnaul S. Prevalence of intestinal parasitic infections and associated risk factors for hookworm infections among primary schoolchildren in rural areas of Nakhon Si Thammarat, southern Thailand. BMC Public Health. 2018; 18:1118
  4. Wichapoon B, Punsawad C, Viriyavejakul P. Expression of cleaved caspase-3 in renal tubular cells in Plasmodium falciparum malaria patients.Nephrology (Carlton). 2017; 22 :79-84
  5. Punsawad C, Viriyavejakul P, Setthapramote C, Palipoch S. Enhanced expression of Fas and FasL modulates apoptosis in the lungs of severe P. falciparum malaria patients with pulmonary edema. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2015; 8: 10002-13

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Voravuth  Somsak, Ph.D.
Email voravuth.so@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. Biochemistry, Chiang Mai University
  • M.Sc. Biochemistry, Chiang Mai University
  • B.Sc. Medical Technology, Chiang Mai University
  • Malaria, Plasmodium berghei
  • Transgenic malaria parasite
  • Medicinal plant extracts
  • Somsak V and Nakinchat S. (2018) Antimalarial, Anti-hemolytic, Hepatoprotective and Nephroprotective Activities of Gynostemma pentaphyllum Leaf Extract in Plasmodium berghei Infection in Mice. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology 15(2): 143-150
  • Nakinchat S and Somsak V. (2018) A Pilot Study on Antimalarial Effects of Moringa oleifera Leaf Extract in Plasmodium berghei Infection in Mice. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology 15(2): 151-156
  • Nakinchat S, Chachiyo S, Srichairatanakool S, Uthaipibull C and Somsak V. (2017) Anti-hemolytic, hepatoprotective, and nephroprotective effects of black tea extract against Plasmodium berghei infected mice. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology 14(9): 723-729
  • Somsak V, Borkaew P, Klubsri C, Dondee K, Bootprom P and Saiphet B. (2016) Antimalarial properties of aqueous crude extracts of Gynostemma pentaphyllum and Moringa oleifera leaves in combination with artesunate in Plasmodium berghei-infected mice. Journal of Tropical Medicine
  • Somsak V, Polwiang N and Chachiyo S. (2016) In vivo antimalarial activity of Annona muricata leaf extract in mice infected with Plasmodium berghei. Journal of Pathogens

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Penchom Janwan, Ph.D.
Email penchom.ja@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Parasitology, Khonkaen University
  • B.Sc.Medical Technology, Walailak University
  • Medical Parasitology
  • Molecular Parasitology
  • Janwan P, Intapan PM, Yamasaki H, Rodpai R, Laummaunwai P, Thanchomnang T, Sanpool O, Kobayashi K, Takayama K, Kobayashi Y, Maleewong W. Development and usefulness of an immunochromatographic device to detect antibodies for rapid diagnosis of human gnathostomiasis. Parasit Vectors. 2016 Jan 12;9:14
  • Janwan P, Intapan PM, Laummaunwai P, Rodpai R, Wongkham C, Insawang T, Thanchomnang T, Sanpool O, Maleewong W. Proteomic analysis identification of antigenic proteins in Gnathostoma spinigerum larvae. Exp Parasitol. 2015 Aug;25:159:53-8
  • Janwan P, Intapan PM, Yamasaki H, Laummaunwai P, Sawanyawisuth K, Wongkham C, Tayapiwatana C, Kitkhuandee A, Lulitanond V, Nawa Y, Maleewong W. A recombinant matrix metalloproteinase protein from Gnathostoma spinigerum for serodiagnosis of neurognathostomiasis. Korean J Parasitol. 2013 Dec;51(6):751-4
  • Janwan P, Intapan PM, Thanchomnang T, Lulitanond V, Anamnart W, Maleewong W. Rapid detection of Opisthorchis viverrini and Strongyloides stercoralis in human fecal samples using a duplex real-time PCR and melting curve analysis. Parasitol Res. 2011 Dec;109(6):1593-601
  • Janwan P, Intapan PM, Sanpool O, Sadaow L, Thanchomnang T, Maleewong W. Growth and development of Gnathostoma spinigerum (Nematoda: Gnathostomatidae) larvae in Mesocyclops aspericornis (Cyclopoida: Cyclopidae). Parasit Vectors. 2011 May 27;4:93

Academic Position Lecturer
Name Chintana Phawong, Ph.D.
Email chintana.ph@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. (Tropical Medicine)
  • M.Sc. (Microbiology)
  • B.Sc. (Medical Technology)
  • Immunology of tropical infectious diseases
  • Immunological properties of natural products
  • Wongsa A, Noulsri, E, Phawong C, Puthavathana P, Tassaneetrithep B. Replication and cytokine profiles of different subgenotypes of enterovirus 71 isolated from Thai patients in peripheral blood mononuclear cells. Int J Med Sci. (submitted)
  • Poonsri O, Phawong C, Kwanhian W, Tangpong J. Protective effects of Piper betle, Syzygium gratum and Sangyod Rice Bran Oil on hydrogen peroxide-Induced oxidative damage in RAW 264.7 Macrophage cells. Walailak J. Sci. & Tech. (submitted)
  • Phawong C, Rattanarojpong T, Mungaomklang A, Kaewmalang P, Kongyu S, Iamsirithaworn S, Tassaneetrithep B. High plasma levels of soluble tumor necrosis factor receptor type II (sTNFRII) but low plasma levels of soluble FasL (sFasL) in patients with severe pandemic H1N1 2009 influenza infection. Bull Chiang Mai Assoc Med Sci. 2015;48(2):115-126
  • Praekunatham H, Kongyu S, Smithsuwan P, Phawong C, Kaewmalang P, Mungaomklang A, Puthavathana P, Lerdsamran H, Ieowongjaroen I, Iamsirithaworn S. Viral shedding in university students infected by influenza A(H1N1)pdm09, Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand, Jun 2011. OSIR. 2013;6(3)1-5
  • Phawong C, Ouma C, Tangteerawatana P, Thongshoob J, Were T, Mahakunkijcharoen Y, Wattanasirichaigoon D, Perkins DJ, Khusmith S. Haplotypes of IL12B promoter polymorphisms condition susceptibility to severe malaria and functional changes in cytokine levels in Thai adults. Immunogenetics. 2010;62(6):345-56

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Warangkana Chunglok, Ph.D.
Email cwarang@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. (Medical Technology)
  • B.Sc. (Medical Technology)
  • Cancer
  • inflammatory diseases
  • Stroke
  • Utaipana, T., Suksamrarn, A., Kaemchantuek, P., Chokchaisiri, R., Stremmel, W., Chamulitrat, W., & Chunglok, W. Diterpenoid trigonoreidon B isolated from Trigonostemon reidioides alleviates inflammation in models of LPS-stimulated murine macrophages and inflammatory liver injury in mice. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy. 2018; 101: 961-971
  • Dhar, R., Kimseng, R., Chokchaisiri, R., Hiransai, P., Utaipan, T., Suksamrarn, A., & Chunglok, W. 2',4-Dihydroxy-3',4',6'-trimethoxychalcone from Chromolaena odorata possesses anti-inflammatory effects via inhibition of NF-B and p38 MAPK in lipopolysaccharide-activated RAW 264.7 macrophages. Immunopharmacology and Immunotoxicology. 2018; 40: 43-51
  • Utaipan, T., Otto, A-C., Gan-Schreier, H., Chunglok, W., Pathil, A., Stremmel, W., & Chamulitrat, W. Ursodeoxycholyl Lysophosphatidylethanolamide Protects against CD95/Fas-Induced Fulminant Hepatitis. Shock. 2017; 48: 251-259
  • Utaipan, T., Athipornchai, A., Suksamrarn, A., Chunsrivirot, S., & Chunglok, W. Isomahanine induces endoplasmic reticulum stress and simultaneously triggers p38 MAPK-mediated apoptosis and autophagy in multidrug-resistant human oral squamous cell carcinoma cells. Oncology Reports. 2017; 37(2): 1243-1252
  • Utaipan, T., Athipornchai, A., Suksamrarn, A., Jirachotikoon, C., Yuan, X., Lertcanawanichakul, M., & Chunglok, W. Carbazole alkaloids from Murraya koenigii trigger apoptosis and autophagic flux inhibition in human oral squamous cell carcinoma cells. Journal of Natural Medicines. 2017; 71(1): 158-169

Academic Position Lecturer
Name Tipsuda Thongbuakaew, Ph.D.
Email tipsuda.th@wu.ac.th

  • PhD in Anatomy and structural biology, Mahidol university
  • BSc in Biology, Prince of Songkhla university
  • Molecular biology
  • Suwansa-ard, S., Thongbuakaew, T., Wang, T., Zhao, M., Elizur, A., Hanna, P. J., ... & Sobhon, P. (2015). In silico neuropeptidome of female Macrobrachium rosenbergii based on transcriptome and peptide mining of eyestalk, central nervous system and ovary. PLoS One, 10(5), e0123848
  • Suwansa-ard, S., Zhao, M., Thongbuakaew, T., Chansela, P., Ventura, T., Cummins, S. F., & Sobhon, P. (2016). Gonadotropin-releasing hormone and adipokinetic hormone/corazonin-related peptide in the female prawn. General and comparative endocrinology, 236, 70-82
  • Suwansa-ard, S., Kankuan, W., Thongbuakaew, T., Saetan, J., Kornthong, N., Kruangkum, T., ... & Sobhon, P. (2016). Transcriptomic analysis of the autophagy machinery in crustaceans. BMC genomics, 17(1), 587
  • Saetan, J., Senarai, T., Thongbuakaew, T., Kruangkum, T., Chansela, P., Khornchatri, K., ... & Sretarugsa, P. (2017). The presence of abalone egg-laying hormone-like peptide in the central nervous system and ovary of the blue swimming crab, Portunus pelagicus, and its effect on ovarian maturation. Aquaculture, 479, 412-422
  • Soonthornsumrith, B., Saetan, J., Kruangkum, T., Thongbuakaew, T., Senarai, T., Palasoon, R., ... & Sretarugsa, P. (2018). Three-dimensional organization of the brain and distribution of serotonin in the brain and ovary, and its effects on ovarian steroidogenesis in the giant freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii. Invertebrate Neuroscience, 18(2), 5

Academic Position Associate Professor
Name Wipawan Chaoum Pensuksan, Ph.D.
Email pwipawan@wu.ac.th

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Research for Health Development)
  • Master of Nursing Science
  • Bachelor of Nursing Science (First Class Honors)
  • Mental Health
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Siriporn VERAGIAT, Wipawan C. PENSUKSAN, K. Sinsak SUVANCHOT, Chuntagarn YOOYEN, Pranee CHETKHUNTHOD, Parichad SARSANAS. (2017). Prevalence of Dementia and Neuropsychiatric Symptoms among Elderly Patients Attending Outpatient Departments of Psychiatric Hospitals in Southern Thailand. Walailak Journal Science and Technology, 14(1), 43-49
  • Wipawan C. PENSUKSAN, Somrat LERTMAHARIT, Vitool LOHSOONTHORN, Thanapoom RATTANANUPONG, Thanawan SONKPRASERT, Bizu GELAYE, Michelle A. WILLIAMS. (2016). Relationship between poor sleep quality and psychological problems among undergraduate students in the Southern Thailand. Walailak Journal Science and Technology, 13(4), 235-242
  • Haregu A., Gelaye B., Pensuksan W. C., Lohsoonthorn V., Lertmaharit S., Rattananupong T., Tadesse M. G., Williams M. A. (2015). Circadian rhythm characteristics, poor sleep quality, daytime sleepiness and common psychiatric disorders among Thai college students. Asia-Pacific Psychiatry, 7, 182-189
  • Bizu Gelaye, Mahlet G. Tadesse, Vitool Lohsoonthorn, Somrat Lertmeharit, Wipawan C Pensuksan, Sixto E Sanchez, Seblewengel Lemma, Yemane Berhane, Juan Carlos Vélez, Clarita Barbosa, Asterio Anderade, Michelle A. Williams. (2015). Psychometric Properties and Factor Structure of the General Health Questionnaire as a Screening Tool for Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms in a Multi-National Study of Young Adults. Journal of Affective Disorders. 187, 197-202
  • Bizu Gelaye, Vitool Lohsoonthorn, Somrat Lertmeharit, Wipawan C. Pensuksan, Sixto E. Sanchez, Seblewengel Lemma, Yemane Berhane, Xiaotong Zhu, Juan Carlos Velez, Clarita Barbosa, Asterio Anderade, Mahlet G. Tadesse, Michelle A. Williams. (2014). Construct Validity and Factor Structure of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index and Epworth Sleepiness Scale in a Multi-National Study of African, South East Asian and South American College Students. Plos One. (DOI:10.1371/journal. pone.0116383). Published online: December 31, 2014.

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Kwuntida Kotepui, Ph.D.
Email kwuntida.ut@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Medical biochemistry, Khonkaen University
  • B.Sc. in Medical technology
  • Cancer
  • Uthaisar, K., Vaeteewoottacharn, K., Seubwai, W., Talabnin, C., Sawanyawisuth, K., Obchoei, S., & Wongkham, S. (2016). Establishment and characterization of a novel human cholangiocarcinoma cell line with high metastatic activity. Oncology Reports, 36(3), 1435-1446
  • Uthaisar, K., Kotepui, M., Phunphuech, B., & Phiwklam, N. (2016). Alteration of liver function test among patients with hepatitis and cirrhotic disorders. Journal of health research, 30(6), 393-399
  • Kotepui, K., Saimee, R., & Kotepui, M. (2018). Prevalence of Hypertension, Dyslipidemia and Renal Insufficiency in Type 2 Diabetic Patients. J Med Tech Assoc Thailand, 46(1), 6266-6279
  • Kotepui, M., Uthaisar, K., Phunphuech, B., & Phiwklam, N. (2015). A diagnostic tool for malaria based on computer software. Scientific Reports, 5, 16656. doi: 10.1038/srep16656
  • Kotepui, M., Uthaisar, K., PhunPhuech, B., & Phiwklam, N. (2016). Prevalence and hematological indicators of G6PD deficiency in malaria-infected patients. Infectious Diseases of Poverty, 5, 36

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Udomsak Saengow, Ph.D.
Email udomsak.sa@wu.ac.th

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Epidemiology)
  • Master of Economics
  • Doctor of Medicine
  • Epidemiology
  • public health
  • health policy, health economics
  • Saengow, U., Birch, S., Geater, A., & Chongsuwiwatvong, V. (2018). Willingness to Pay for Colorectal Cancer Screening and Effect of Copayment in Southern Thailand. Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention: APJCP, 19(6), 1727
  • Saengow, U. (2017). Thailand’s national alcohol survey as a policy monitoring tool. Drugs and Alcohol Today, 17(4), 250-257
  • Saengow, U 2561). Effects of alcohol outlet density on drinking behavior and consequences. Journal of Health Science Research, 12(1), 129-139
  • อุดมศักดิ์ แซ่โง้ว. (2560). ความสำคัญของหลักประกันสุขภาพถ้วนหน้าต่อประเทศไทย 4.0. วารสารวิจัยเพื่อการพัฒนาเชิงพื้นที่, 9(2), 74-80

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Pitchanee Jariyapong, Ph.D.
Email jpitcha@wu.ac.th

  • PhD in Anatomy and Structural Biology
  • M.Sc. in Anatomy
  • B.Sc in Physical Therapy
  • Anatomy
  • Structural Biology
  • Pitchanee Jariyapong, Arnon Pudgerd, Wattana Weerachatyanukul, Ikuo Hirono, Saengchan Senapin,Arun K. Dhar, Charoonroj Chotwiwatthanakun. Construction of an infectious Macrobrachium rosenbergii nodavirus from cDNA clones in Sf9 cells and improved recovery of viral RNA with AZT treatment. Aquaculture 2018; 111-119
  • Pitchanee Jariyapong, Chuchard Punsawad, Suchirat Bunratsami, Paranyu Kongthong. Body painting to promote self-active learning of hand anatomy for preclinical medical students. Medical Education Online 2016 Mar 2;21:30833
  • Pitchanee Jariyapong, Wattana Weerachatyanukul, Sataporn Direkbusarakomb, Ikuo Hirono, Suwit Wuthisuthimethavee, Charoonroj Chotwiwatthanakun. Enhancement of shrimp immunity against white spot syndrome virus by Macrobrachium rosenbergii nodavirus-like particle encapsulated VP28 double-stranded RNA. Aquaculture 2015; 466: 325-335
  • Pitchanee Jariyapong, Charoonroj Chotwiwatthanakun, Sataporn Direkbusarakomb, Ikuo Hirono, Suwit Wuthisuthimethavee, Wattana Weerachatyanukul. Delivery of double stranded RNA by Macrobrachium rosenbergii nodavirus-like particles to protect shrimp from white spot syndrome virus. Aquaculture 2015; 435: 86–91Pitchanee Jariyapong. Nodavirus-based biological container for targeted delivery system. Artificial Cells, Nanomedicine, and Biotechnology 2015; 43 (5): 355-360

Academic Position Lecturer
Name Gorawit Yusakul, Ph.D.
Email gorawit.yu@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Medicinal Sciences
  • Master in Pharmaceuticals
  • Bachelor in Pharmacy
  • Herb extraction and standardization
  • Development of antibodies and immunoassays
  • Plan tissue culture for secondary metabolite production
  • Udomsin, O., Yusakul, G., Kraithong, W., Udomsuk, L., Kitisripanya, T., Juengwatanatrakul, T., & Putalun, W. (2018). Enhanced accumulation of high-value deoxymiroestrol and isoflavonoids using hairy root as a sustainable source of Pueraria candollei var. mirifica. [journal article]. Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture (PCTOC)
  • Yusakul, G., Kitisripanya, T., Juengwatanatrakul, T., Sakamoto, S., Tanaka, H., & Putalun, W. (2018). Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay for total potent estrogenic miroestrol and deoxymiroestrol of Pueraria candollei, a Thai herb for menopause remedy. J Nat Med, 72(3), 641-650
  • Kitisripanya, T., Udomsin, O., Komaikul, J., Inyai, C., Limsuwanchote, S., Yusakul, G., & Putalun, W. (2018). A pilot pharmacokinetic study of miroestrol and deoxymiroestrol on rabbit sera using polyclonal antibody-based icELISA analysis. Phytother Res, 32(2), 365-369
  • Yusakul, G., Nuntawong, P., Sakamoto, S., Ratnatilaka Na Bhuket, P., Kohno, T., Kikkawa, N., . . . Morimoto, S. (2017). Bacterial expression of a single-chain variable fragment (scfv) antibody against ganoderic Acid A: a cost-effective approach for quantitative analysis using the scfv-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay. Biol Pharm Bull, 40(10), 1767-1774
  • Udomsin, O., Juengwatanatrakul, T., Yusakul, G., & Putalun, W. (2015). Chromene stability: The most potent estrogenic compounds in White Kwao Krua (Pueraria candollei var mirifica) crude extract. Journal of Functional Foods, 19, Part A, 269-277

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Dutsadee Chinnapun, Ph.D.
Email dutsadee.ch@wu.ac.th

  • PhD in Biochemistry, Prince of Songkla University
  • B.Sc.(Hons) Biotechnology, Prince of Songkla University
  • Plant protease inhibitors with antimicrobial activity
  • Antioxidant of plants and applications
  • Dietary and biological factors influencing lactose intolerance
  • Dutsadee Chinnapun. 2018. Antioxidant activity and DNA protection against oxidative damage of bambara groundnut seeds (Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc.) as affected by processing methods. International Journal of Food Properties. 12(1), 1661-1669
  • Dutsadee Chinnapun and Sarawoot Palipoch. 2017. Isolation, expression, and characterization of the serine protease inhibitor gene (600Hbpi) from Hevea brasiliensis leaves, RRIM600 cultivar. Plant Omics Journal. 10(3), 134-138
  • Dutsadee Chinnapun, Sarawoot Palipoch and Hatairat Hongphruk. 2016. Cloning and characterization of a putative gene encoding serine protease inhibitor (251Hbpi) with antifungal activity against Trichophyton rubrum from Hevea brasiliensis leaves. Plant Omics Journal. 9(2), 142-148
  • Dutsadee Chinnapun. 2015. Virulence factors involved in pathogenicity of dermatophytes. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology. 12(7), 573-580
  • Sarawoot Palipoch, Chuchard Punsawad, Dutsadee Chinnapun and Prasit Suwannalert. 2014. Amelioration of cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in rats by curcumin and α-tocopherol. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research. 12(6), 973-979

Academic Position Lecturer
Name Phetcharat Boonruamkaew, Ph.D.
Email phetcharat.bo@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Physiology
  • M.Sc. in Anatomy
  • B.Sc. in Physical Therapy (2nd class honour)
  • Neurodegenerative diseases
  • Oxidative stress parameters
  • Animal model
  • Chonpathompikunlert P., Boonruamkaew P., Sukketsiri W., Hutamekalin P., Sroyraya M. The antioxidant and neurochemical activity of Apium graveolens L. and its ameliorative effect on MPTP-induced Parkinson-like symptoms in mice. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2018; 18(103): 1-12
  • Tanasawet S., Boonruamkaew P., Sukketsiri W., Chonpathompikunlert P. Anxiolytic and free radical scavenging potential of Chinese celery (Apium graveolens) extract in mice. Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. 2017; 7(1): 20-26
  • Boonruamkaew P., Sukketsiri W., Panichayupakaranant P., Kaewnam W., Tanasawet S., Tipmanee V., Hutamekalin P., Chonpathompikunlert P. Apium graveolens extract influences mood and cognition in healthy mice. J Nat Med. 2017; 71(3): 492-505
  • Boonruamkaew P., Chonpathompikunlert P., Vong L.B., Sakaue S., Tomidokoro Y., Ishii K., Tamaoka A., Nagasaki Y. Chronic treatment with a smart antioxidative nanoparticle for inhibition of amyloid plaque propagation in Tg2576 mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease. Sci Rep. 2017; 7: 3785
  • Boonruamkaew P., Chonpathompikunlert P., Nagasaki Y. Redox nanoparticle therapeutics for acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity in mice. Oxid Med Cell Longev. Harmful and Beneficial Role of ROS. 2016; 498459

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Poonsit Hiransai, Ph.D.
Email poonsit.hi@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences
  • B.Sc. in Medical Technology
  • Natural Products
  • Anti-oxidant
  • Immuno-modulation
  • Dhar, R., Kimseng, R., Chokchaisiri, R., Hiransai, P., Utaipan, T., Suksamrarn, A. & Chunglok, W. (2018) 2′,4-Dihydroxy-3′,4′,6′-trimethoxychalcone from Chromolaena odorata possesses anti-inflammatory effects via inhibition of NF-kappa B and p38 MAPK in lipopolysaccharide-activated RAW 264.7 macrophages. Immunopharmacology and immunotoxicology, 40 (1), 43-51
  • Somchit, N., Kimseng, R., Dhar, R., Hiransai, P., Changtam, C., Suksamrarn, A., Chunglok, W., Chunglok, W. (2017). Curcumin pyrazole blocks lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation via suppression of JNK activation in RAW 264.7 macrophages. Asian Pacific journal of allergy and immunology, [Epub ahead of print]
  • Hiransai, P., Tangpong, J., Kumbuar, C., Hoonheang, N., Rodpech, O., Sangsuk, P.,Inkaow, W. (2016). Anti-nitric oxide production, anti-proliferation and antioxidant effects of the aqueous extract from Tithonia diversifolia. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, 6(11), 950-956
  • Deng, Y., Sriwiriyajan, S., Tedasen, A., Hiransai, P. & Graidist, P. (2016). Anti-cancer effects of Piper nigrum via inducing multiple molecular signaling in vivo and in vitro. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 188, 87–95

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Urai Jaraeprapal, Ph.D.
Email jurai@wu.ac.th

  • PhD in Nursing, Khon Khen University
  • Community Nursing
  • Nursing
  • Aging Care
  • Community Health promotion
  • Nursing Informatic
  • Urai Jaraeprapal and Puangrat Jinpon. (2019). Database System Development for Care of the Elders in Community. Walailak J Sci & Tech 2019; accepted
  • Urai Jaraeprapal and Khanitta Nuntaboot , Journal of Nursing Science & Health 2016: 65-7439(3)
  • Jaraeprapal, U., Nuntaboot, K.. The minimum data set for elderly care by the community . 2017; ุุ66(3)
  • Urai Jaraeprapal, Thanawut Thawornpram, Nisakorn Katajitna. Propulsion Service Systems for the Rights and Health of Elders in Pakpoon Sub-District Community; Journal of Nursing Science & Health, 2013; 36(4), 36-46
  • ​Urai​ ​Jaraeprapal​, ​Saifon​ ​Aekwarangkoon. Geographic​ ​Information​ ​System​ ​development​ ​for​ ​Community​ ​Health​ ​Promotion; Thai Journal of Nursing Council 2008 ;23 (3) 49-60

Academic Position Associate Professor
Name Jitbanjong Tangpong, Ph.D.
Email rjitbanj@wu.ac.th

  • PhD in Biomedical Sciences
  • MSc in Clinical Biochemistry
  • BSc in Medical Technology
  • Free Radical Biology and Medicine
  • Natural products, Antioxidant, Anti-Apoptosis
  • Alzheimer’s disease, Dementia, Neurodegeneration, Chemobrain
  • Diabetes, Cardiovascular disease, Metabolic syndrome, Lead toxicity
  • Jitbanjong Tangpong**,M. Anantharaman**, J. N. Keller, M. P. Murphy, W. R. Markesbery, K.K. Kiningham, and D K. St. Clair. (2006) Beta-Amyloid Mediated Nitration of MnSOD: Implication for Oxidative Stress in a APPNLh/NLh x PS-1 P264L/P264L Double Knock-In Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease. Am. J. Pathol. 168 (5); 1608-1618
  • Jitbanjong Tangpong*, R. Sultana, G. Joshi, M. P. Cole, S. Estus, M. Vore, S. Ratanachaiyavong, W. St. Clair, D.K. St. Clair and D. A. Butterfield. (2006) "Adriamycin-Induced Central Nervous System Toxicity: Insights into the Mechanisms of Chemobrain," Neurobiol. of Dis. 23; 127-139
  • Jitbanjong Tangpong*, Miriyala S, Noel T, Sinthupibulyakit C, Jungsuwadee P, St Clair DK. (2011) Doxorubicin-induced central nervous system toxicity and protection by xanthone derivative of Garcinia Mangostana. Neuroscience, 23(175); 292-299
  • Moe Pwint Phyu, Jitbanjong Tangpong*. (2014). Neuroprotective effects of xanthone derivative of Garcinia mangostana against lead-induced acetylcholinesterase dysfunction and cognitive impairment. Food and Chemical Toxicology. 70; 151-156
  • Naymul Karim, Nutjaree Jeenduang, Jitbanjong Tangpong*. (2018). Anti-Glycemic and Anti-Hepatotoxic Effects of Mangosteen Vinegar Rind from Garcinia mangostana Against HFD/STZ Induced Type II Diabetic Mice. Polish Journal of Food and Nutrition Sciences. 68 (2), p. 163-169, DOI: 10.1515/pjfns-2017-0018

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Nutjaree Jeenduang, Ph.D.
Email nutjaree.je@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. (Metdical Technology), International Program
  • Bs.C. (Metdical Technology), First Class Honors
  • Molecular Biology in Lipid metabolisms
  • Cardiovascular Genetics
  • Kaewboonlert, N., Thitisopee, W., Sirintronsopon, W., Porntadavity, S., & Jeenduang, N. (2018) Lack of association between SLCO1B1 polymorphisms and lipid-lowering response to simvastatin therapy in Thai hypercholesterolaemic patients. Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics, 43(5), 647-655
  • Sangkaew, B., Nuinoon, M., & Jeenduang, N. (2018) Association of vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms with serum 25(OH)D levels and metabolic syndrome in Thai population. Gene, 659, 59-66
  • Wanmasae, S., Sirintronsophon, W., Porntadavity, S., & Jeenduang, N. (2017) The effect of APOE, CETP, and PCSK9 polymorphisms on simvastatin response in Thai hypercholesterolemic patients. Cardiovascular Therapeutics, 35(6)
  • Jeenduang, N., Porntadavity, S., & Wanmasae, S. (2015) Combined PCSK9 and APOE Polymorphisms are Genetic Risk Factors Associated with Elevated Plasma Lipid Levels in a Thai Population. Lipids, 50(6), 543-53

Academic Position Associate Professor
Name Monthon Lertcanawanichakul, Ph.D.
Email lmonthon@wu.ac.th

  • PhD in Biopharmaceutical Sciences, Mahidol University
  • MSc in Pharmacy (Microbiology), Mahidol University
  • BSc in Mibrobiology, Burapha University
  • Secondary metabolites from Bacteria
  • Probiotic
  • Lertcanawanichakul, M., & Chawawisit, K. (2017) Continuous sub-culture for investigation of stable strain of Streptomyces sp. KB1 for bioactive secondary metabolites Production. International Journal of PharmTech Research, 10(3); 179-185
  • Lertcanawanichakul, M., Chawawisit, K., Damnadee, N., Thiengtham N., & Rittirak, N. (2017) Anti-tubercular activity and mutagenicity of bioactive compounds in culture broth (CBPs) of Streptomyces lydicus A2. International Journal of PharmTech Research, 10(2); 89-95
  • Chawawisit, K., Bhoopong, P., Phupong, W. & Lertcanawanichakul, M. (2016) Combination Effect Between 2, 4-Di-tert-butylphenol Produced by Streptomyces sp. KB1 TISTR 2304 and Vancomycin Against Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). International of Pharmacology, 12(8); 838-844
  • Somsap, O., Bangrak, P., Bhoopong, P. & Lertcanawanichakul M. (2016) Antibacterial activity and purification of bacteriocin produced by Brevibacillus laterosporus SA14. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology, 13(1), January, 55-65
  • Chawawisit, K., Bhoopong, P., Phupong, W. & Lertcanawanichakul, M. (2015) Anti-MRSA activity, Mode of action and cytotoxicity of 2, 4-di-tert-butylphenol produced by Streptomyces sp. KB1. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review and Research, 35(1) Nov.-Dec., 114-119

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Sueptrakool Wisessombat, Ph.D.
Email sueptrakool.wi@wu.ac.th

  • PhD in Microbiology, Prince of Songkla University
  • Master in Microbiology, Prince of Songkla University
  • Bachelor in Medical Technology, Walailak University
  • Development of a bacterial
  • fungal selective agar
  • Wisessombat S, Meethai C, Hamgo S. A new biphasic test for the detection of Helicobacter pylori in gastric biopsies J. Microbiol. Methods. 2014; 96: 19-24
  • Wisessombat S*, Meethai C. Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori cagA genotype among dyspeptic patients in Southern Thailand.J. Pure Appl. Microbiol. 2014; 8: 3351-3354
  • Wisessombat S, Kittiniyom K, Srimanote P, Wonglumsom W, Voravuthikunchai S.P.Enhancement of viable Campylobacter detection by chemotactic stimuli. 2010; 82: 170-176

Academic Position Lecturer
Name Thipapun Plyduang, Ph.D.
Email thipapun.pl@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical sciences
  • M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical sciences
  • B.Sc. in Pharmaceutical sciences
  • Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Drug delivery systems
  • Cosmetic sciences
  • Plyduang, T., Aminan, A., Movellan, J., England, R.M., Wiwattanapatapee, R., Vicent, M.J. Polyacetal-based combination therapy for the treatment of prostate cancer. Macomolecular Rapid Communications. 2018; 39: 1-6
  • Sermkaew, N., Plyduang, T. & Sakunpak, A. Sustained Release Multiparticulate Oral Drug Delivery System of Piper betle Leaf Extract. Thai Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (TJPS). 2017; 41: 57-60
  • Plyduang, T., Pongmanawut, S., Pongthai, P. & Ruksritong, W. Development and Evaluation of Hydrogel Formulation of Gac Fruit Extract. The 4th Current Drug Development International Conference 2016: 221-224

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Chutima Jantarat, Ph.D.
Email chutima.ja@wu.ac.th

  • PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University
  • B.Pharm. (first class honors), Prince of Songkla University
  • Controlled drug delivery systems
  • Cosmetics for patients
  • Jantarat, C., Sirathanarun, P., Boonmee, S., Meechoosin, W., & Wangpittaya, H. (2018). Effect of piperine on skin permeation of curcumin from a bacterially derived cellulose-composite double-layer membrane for transdermal curcumin delivery. Scientia Pharmaceutica, 86(3), 39
  • Jantarat, C., Sirathanarun, P., Chuchue, T., Konpian, A., Sukkua, G., & Wongprasert, P. (2018). In vitro antimicrobial activity of gel containing the herbal ball extract against Propionibacterium acnes. Scientia Pharmaceutica, 86(1), 8
  • Jantarat, C., Sirathanarun, P., Ratanapongsai, S., Watcharakan, P., Sunyapong, S., & Wadu, A. (2014). Curcumin-hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin inclusion complex preparation methods: Effect of common solvent evaporation, freeze drying, and pH shift on solubility and stability of curcumin. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 13(8), 1215-1223
  • Saengkaew, T., Jantarat, C., Nosoognoen, W., & Supornsilchai, V. (2017). Association between urinary phthalates and metabolic abnormalities in obese Thai children and adolescents. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, 30(9), 931-938
  • Supornsilchai, V., Jantarat, C., Nosoognoen, W., Pornkunwilai, S., Wacharasindhu, S., & Soder, O. (2016). Increased levels of bisphenol A (BPA) in Thai girls with precocious puberty. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, 29(11), 1233-1239

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Namfa Sermkaew, Ph.D.
Email namfa.se@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University
  • Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University
  • Oral drug delivery systems
  • Petchsomrit, A., Sermkaew N., & Wiwattanapatapee, R. (2018). Self-microemulsifying, reconstituted granules for oral administration of curcumin: development and in vitro characterization. Latin American Journal of Pharmacy, 37(4), 740-747
  • Sermkaew, N., Plyduang, T., & Sakunpak, A. (2017). Sustained release multiparticulate oral drug delivery system of Piper betle leaf extract. Thai Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (5th IPNaCS Conference issue), 41, 57-60
  • Petchsomrit, A., Sermkaew N., & Wiwattanapatapee, R. (2017). Alginate-based composite sponges as gastroretentive carriers for curcumin-loaded self-microemulsifying drug delivery systems. Scientica Pharmaceutica, 85(11), 1-16
  • Sakunpak, A., Suksaeree, J., Pathompak, P., Charoonratana, T., & Sermkaew, N. (2014). Antioxidant individual ɣ-oryzanol screening in cold-pressed rice bran oil of different Thai rice varieties by HPMC-DPPH method. International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 6(6), 592-597
  • Petchsomrit, A., Sermkaew N., & Wiwattanapatapee, R. (2015). Hydroxypropylmethyl cellulose-based sponges oaded self-microemulsifying curcumin: Preparation, characterization, and in vivo oral absorption studies. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 133(6), 1-10

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Saifon Aekwarangkoon, Ph.D.
Email namfa.se@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. (Nursing), Prince of Songkla University
  • M.N.S. (Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing), Chiang Mai University
  • B.N.S. (Nursing), Prince of Songkla University
  • Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Aekwarangkoon, S., Noonil, N., Petsirasan, R. Psychosocial support provided by health volunteer for older adult with depression and suicide attempt: A case study. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology due in September 2019
  • Aekwarangkoon, S., Noonil, N., Petsirasan, R., Nuampet, U., Phonphet, C. Perception and needs for competency development in depression screening in the elderly community among village health volunteers. Thai Journal of Nursing. 2017; 66: 36-43
  • Aekwarangkoon, S. Thai adolescent and depression: Views of adolescent. Thai Journal of Nursing. 2007; 56: 241-251
  • Oakley, L. D., Aekwarangkoon, S., Ward, E. C. Successful holistic management of type 2 diabetes with depression: A very personal story. Holistic Nursing Practice. 2011; 25: 88-96

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Apsorn Sattayakhom, Ph.D.
Email apsorn.sa@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Medical Technology, Mahidol University
  • B.Sc. in Medical Technology, Mahidol University
  • Complementary
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Chaidech, P., Suksamrarn, A., Changtam, C., Chunglok, W., & Sattayakhom, A. (2017). Anti-cancer activity of the curcumin analog mono-O-demethylcurcumin on invasive multidrug-resistant oral squamous cell carcinoma In Vitro. Journal of Sciences and Technology Ubonratchathani University, Sep; special issue ICMN 2017:101-110
  • Utaipan, T., Sattayakhom, A., Prachungsai, I., Charong, N., & Chunglok, W. (2017). Reduction of Intracellular-Reactive Oxygen Species and Diminished Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases (MAPKs) Activation are Associated with Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cell Aggressiveness. Walailak Journal Of Science And Technology (WJST), 15(2), 131-141
  • Koomhin, P., Sattayakhom, A., Palipoch, S., Punsawad, C., & Tapechum, S. (2016). Effects of Non-Spatial Pre-Training on Learning and Memory Impairment Detection in the Morris Water Maze. Walailak Journal Of Science And Technology (WJST), 15(2), 169-177
  • Thungtong, S., Sattayakhom, A., Charong, N., Jankrajang, P., Panatsako N., Utaipan, T., Athipanchai A., Suksamrarn, A., & Chunglok, W. (2017). Effect of Mahanine in Combination with MG132 and Cisplatin on Growth Inhibition of Mutidrug Resistant Human Oral Squamous Carcinoma Cells. Journal of Sciences and Technology Ubonratchathani University, Sep; special issue ICMN 2017:164-170
  • Palipoch, S., Koomhin, P., Punsawad, C., Na-Ek, P., Sattayakhom, A., & Suwannalert, P. (2016). Heme oxygenase-1 alleviates alcoholic liver steatosis: histopathological study. J Toxicol Pathol, 29(1), 7-15

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Naiyana Noonil, Ph.D.
Email nnaiyana@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Nursing
  • M.Sc. in Health Science
  • Nursing
  • Community Nursing
  • Noonil, N., Petsirasan, R., and Aekwarangkoon, S. (2019). Health-related quality of life and related factors in Thais with stable COPD. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology, 16(9) (Accepted letter)
  • Noonil, N., Hendricks, J., and Aekwarangkoon, S. (2012). Lived experience of Thai women and their changing bodies in midlife. Nursing and Health Sciences, 14, 312–317
  • Hanucharurnkul, S., Leucha, Y., Chutungkorn, P., Chantraprasert, S., Athaseri, S., and Noonil, N. (2000). Cost-effectiveness of primary care services provided by nurses’ private clinics in Thailand. Contemporary Nurses, 13, 259-270
  • Aekwarangkoon, S., Noonil, N., and Petsirasan, R. (2019). Psychosocial support provided by health volunteer for older adult with depression and suicide attempt: A case study. Walailak Journal of Science and Technology, 16(9) (Accepted letter)
  • Jaroenpool, J., Pattanapanyasat, K., Noonil, N. and Prachongsai, I. (2016). Aberrant neutrophil function among heavy smokers and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients. Asiab Pac Allergy Immunol. Epub ahead of print. 03/2016

Academic Position Lecturer
Name Tanatchaporn Sangfai, Ph.D.
Email tanatchaporn.sa@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University
  • Thermo-responsive biopolymers for drug delivery system
  • Pharmaceutical cocrystal
  • Tantishaiyakul, V., Ouiyangkul, P., Wajasat, M., Pawisat, T., Hirun, N., & Sangfai, T. (2018). A Supramolecular Gel Based on 12‐Hydroxystearic Acid/Virgin Coconut Oil for Injectable Drug Delivery. European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology, 120(10),1800178
  • Sangfai, T., Dong, F., Tantishaiyakul, V., Jandt, K. D., Lüdecke, C., Boonrat, O., & Hirun, N. (2017). Layer-by-layer gelatin/chitosan polyelectrolyte coated nanoparticles on Ti implants for prevention of implant-associated infections. Express Polymer Letters, 11(1), 73
  • Hirun, N., Tantishaiyakul, V., Sangfai, T., Rugmai, S., & Soontaranon, S. (2016). Nano-structure, phase transition and morphology of gallic acid and xyloglucan hydrogel. Polymer Bulletin, 73(8), 2211-2226
  • Klaewklod, A., Tantishaiyakul, V., Hirun, N., Sangfai, T., & Li, L. (2015). Characterization of supramolecular gels based on β-cyclodextrin and polyethyleneglycol and their potential use for topical drug delivery. Materials Science and Engineering: C, 50, 242-250
  • Klaewklod, A., Tantishaiyakul, V., Sangfai, T., Hirun, N., & Rugmai, S. (2015). Chemometric and Experimental Investigations of Organogelation Based on β-Cyclodextrin. In Advanced Materials Research,vol. 1060 (pp. 133-136): Trans Tech Publ.

Academic Position Lecturer
Name Attawadee Sae Yoon, Ph.D.
Email attawadee.sa@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. (Pharmaceutical Sciences), Prince of Songkla University
  • B. Pharm., Prince of Songkla University
  • Drug delivery system
  • Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Cosmetic Sciences
  • Sawatdee, S., Atipairin, A., Sae Yoon, A., Srichana, T., Changsan, N., Suwandecha, T. ... Phoem A. (2018). Oral bioavailability and pharmacokinetics of sildenafil citrate dry foam tablets in rats. Cogent Medicine, 5: 1510821
  • Sawatdee, S., Atipairin, A., Sae Yoon, A., Srichana, T., & Changsan, N. (2017). Enhanced dissolution of sildenafil citrate as dry foam tablets. Pharmaceutical Development and Technology, 22, 1-11
  • Sae Yoon, A., Sukkarn, B., Nosoongnoen, W., Jantarat, C., Hiransai, P., Sakdiset, P. ... Itharat, A. (2015). Determination of N-trans-feruloyltyramine content and nitric oxide inhibitory and antioxidant activities of Tinospora crispa. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Sae Yoon, A., Sawatdee, S., Woradechakul, C., Sae Chee, K., & Atipairin, A. (2015). Physicochemical and microbiological stability of extemporaneous sildenafil citrate oral suspension. Scientia Pharmaceutica, 83, 659-670
  • Atipairin, A., Worradechakul, C., Sae Chee, K., Sawatdee, S., & Sae Yoon, A. (2014). Method validation for determination of sildenafil citrate in extemporaneous oral suspension. International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 6(7), 131-136

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Phuangthip Bhoopong, Ph.D.
Email bphuangt@wu.ac.th

  • Ph.D. (Biomedical Sciences), Prince of Songkla University
  • B.Sc. (Medical Technology), Walailak University
  • Antimicrobial agents from medicinal plants or microorganisms
  • Molecular epidemiology of Vibrio and other enteric bacteria
  • Bhoopong, P., Palittapongarnpim, P., Pomwised, R., Kiatkittipong, A., Kamruzzaman, M., Nakaguchi, Y., ... & Vuddhakul, V. Variability of properties of Vibrio parahaemolyticus strains isolated from individual patients. Journal of clinical microbiology, 45(5), 1544-1550
  • Vuddhakul, V., Bhoopong, P., Hayeebilan, F., & Subhadhirasakul, S. (2007). Inhibitory activity of Thai condiments on pandemic strain of Vibrio parahaemolyticus. Food Microbiology, 24(4), 413-418
  • Thongchan J, Bhoopong P, Yingkajorn M, Nishibuchi M, Vuddhakul V. Total number, virulence genes, and heterogeneity of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in a single shellfish. Scienceasia. 2013 Jun;39(3):230-5
  • Preeprem S, Mittraparp-arthorn P, Bhoopong P, Vuddhakul V. Isolation and Characterization of Vibrio cholerae Isolates from Seafood in Hat Yai City, Songkhla, Thailand. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2014 Nov 1;11(11):881-6
  • Chawawisit K, Bhoopong P, Phupong W, Lertcanawanichakul M. Combination Effect Between 2, 4-Di-tert-butylphenol Produced by Streptomyces sp KB1 TISTR 2304 and Vancomycin Against Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Int J Pharmacol. 2016;12(8):838-44

Academic Position Assistant Professor
Name Jom Suwanno, Ph.D.
Email sjom@wu.ac.th

  • PhD in Nursing (international Program), Prince of Songkla University
  • MNS in Adult Nursing, Ramathibodi School of Nursing, Mahidol University
  • Dip NS (Nursing and Midwifery), College of Nursing Songkhla
  • Chronic health problem
  • Cardiovascular risk reduction
  • Self-care management
  • Older adults health, illness and livelihood
  • Thiamwong L., & Suwanno, J. Fear of falling and related factors in a community-based study of people 60 years and older in Thailand. Int J Gerontol 2017; 11(2): 80-4
  • Thiamwong L., & Suwanno, J. Effects of simple balance training on balance performance and fear of falling in rural older adults. Int J Gerontol 2014; 8(3): 143-6
  • Jaarsma, T., Stromberg, A., Ben Gal, T., Cameron, J., Driscoll, A., Duengen, H. D., Inkrot, S., Huang, T. Y., Huyen, N. N., Kato, N., Koberich, S., Lupon, J., Moser, D. K., Pulignano, G., Rebelo, E. R., Suwanno, J., Thomson, D. R., Vellone, E., Alvaro, R., & Riegel, B. Comparison of self-care behaviors of heart failure patients in 15 countries worldwide. Patient Educ Couns 2013; 92(1): 114-20
  • Lee, C. S., Riegel, B., Driscoll, A., Suwanno, J., Moser, D. K., Lennie, T. A., Dickson, V. V., Cameron, J., & Worrall-Carter, L. Gender difference in heart failure self-care: A multinational cross-sectional study. Int J Nurs Stud 2009; 46: 1485-95
  • Christopher, S., L., Suwanno, J., & Barbara, Riegel. (2009). The relationship between self-care and health status domains in Thai patients with heart failure. Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 2009; 8(4): 259-66