2020 Annual Meeting

 Thai-American Physician Foundation Annual Meeting 2020

Career Development Workshop for International Medical Graduates

May 23 – 24, 2020
Mandalay Bay Resource and Casino
3950 S Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89119

Mandalay Bay Hotel

General Information

This annual education program is organized by the Thai-American Physician Foundation. This year, we are presenting a workshop with a focus on “Career development for foreign medical graduates”. There will be abstract presentation sessions, where students and medical trainees will have an opportunity to present their research projects.

Learning Objectives
  • Explore physician career paths in the US
  • Prepare a competitive residency and fellowship application
  • Develop skills for effective job interview
Highlight Presentations:
  • My Journey: From Thailand to Academic Medicine in the USA
    Suthat Liangpunsakul, MD, MPH
  • Life after Medical School: Residency in the US and How can I Succeed?
    Panida Sriaroon, MD
  • Toolkit for Residency and Fellowship Interviews
    Tossapol Kerdsirichairat, MD
  • Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Patompong Ungprasert, MD
  • How to Prepare Your CV
    Sirichai Pasadhika, MD
Abstract Submission

The program will feature oral and poster presentations. The presenters whose abstracts are selected for presentation will each receive travel award (amount to be announced). There will be special awards for the best abstract presentations in each category. Abstracts from trainees (medical students, residents, fellows, and postdocs) will receive a selection priority. We also encourage submissions from junior faculties (within 3 years after completed the last training).If you are interested in submitting an abstract, please download the abstract form and submit it to tapf.net@gmail.com 

Abstract submission Deadline is February 28, 2020

Abstract acceptance will be notified by March 6, 2020

Note: Medical students, residents, and fellows whose abstract is accepted for presentation will need a letter of support from their institution to confirm their training status and the permission to attend TAPF meeting.


Registration Fee:

Category On or Before April 15 After April 15
Students and Medical Trainees $75 $100
General Admission $150 $175

Register online at: https://tapf2020.eventbrite.com

Important: Students/Trainees – If you submitted your abstract, please wait for confirmation from TAPF for instruction on how to purchase the ticket.


Hotel Reservation – Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino: 

Special group rate is available here.