Prof.Somsak Varakamin, M.D., Dr.PH.

President of Medical Consultant

Education :

  • Doctor of Public Health (Dr.PH.), Tulane University, USA.
  • Master of Public Health (M.PH.), Tulane University, USA.
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University.
  • Master of Public Health (M.PH.), Mahidol University.
  • Faculty of Law, Thammasart University.
  • High School : Vajiravudh College, Amnuay Silpa School, Triam Udom Suksa School, Wattanasil Wittayalai School.

Work Experience :

  • Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Public Health.
  • Director of National Family Planning Program, Ministry of Public Health.
  • Director-General of Department of Medical Sciences.
  • Director-General of Department of Health.
  • Member of Parliament, 2nd session.
  • Adviser to the Minister, Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare (Gen. Chavalit Yongchaiyudh).
  • Adviser to the Minister, Ministry of Interior (Gen. Chavalit Yongchaiyudh).

Titles and Awards :

  • The First Thailand testing certificate Grade 8, Science Session.
  • Outstanding Alumnus, Tulane University, USA.
  • Distinguished Researcher Award from National Research Council of Thailand.
  • Honorary Doctorate Degree in medicine, Chulalongkorn University.
  • Knight Grand Cordon (Special Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant.
  • Honored with “Sangeun Award” for Outstanding Publicist from Public Relations Society of Thailand.
  • Hall of Frame, Ministry of Public Health.

Publications :

  • A Brief Look at Thailand’s National Family Planning Program
  • health Problems in Thailand
  • The Concept and Scope of Family Health
  • Interaction between Family Planning and Health
  • The postpartum Approach of family planning
  • Follow – up Study of Vasectomy Case Performed by Physicians and Paramedic
  • Model of Integrated Family Health and Family Planning Services for Rural Areas
  • Pilot Study on the Training of Nurses for Postpartum Female Sterilization
  • Pilot Study on the Training of Paramedics for mail Sterilization
  • Abortion Study: Attitude of Medical Student and Physician Toward Abortion
  • A Pilot Project to prevent Uncompleted Abortion Through Contraception Services
  • A Report of the seminar on Recent Research on family Planning in Thailand
  • Postpartum Tubal Ligation by Nurse- Midwives in Thailand : A file Trial Thailand
  • Perception and Acceptability of Norplant Implants in Thailand
  • Book: Water for Life ( in Thai)
  • Book: Enzyme: The Key of Life (in Thai)
  • Book: Food of The future (in Thai)
  • Book: The Magic Magnesium (in Thai)
  • Book: Beauty Secret ; The untold Story (in Thai)
  • Book: Omega-3 Amazing Fish Oil (in Thai)
  • Book: King of Herbs (in Thai)
  • Book: Stem cell ; Hope for the Hopeless (in Thai)
  • Book: Beta Glucan ; The World’s Most Powerful Immune Booster Known to Man (in Thai)
  • Book : Pomegranate (in Thai)
  • Book : Jiaogulan (in Thai)