TAPF Medical Research Award and Visiting Professor Awards
The TAPF board of directors is pleased to recognize the following individuals for excellence in teaching, patient care and research. The visiting professor awards are given to junior and senior faculty who have demonstrated excellence in scholarly activities as a faculty of a U.S. medical school. All of the visiting professor award recipients have agreed to attend the annual TAPF symposium in November 2008 to deliver lectures to medical school in Thailand. They will visit medical schools in Chiang Mai and Bangkok, Thailand to foster increased collaboration between the United States and Thailand in medical training and research.
The visiting professors were selected by nomination and approved by the TAPF board of directors. This years group of visiting professors have a very strong track record of research funding and publications. They have a diverse background of research interests.