About us

 

Structure

     Since key persons for proposed objectives are scattered across many 
     institutes around Thailand, the most practical initial structure to provide the 
     support needed would seem to be a network. At least for the initial three
     years, the Co-ordinating Office will be at the Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen
     University. 

Nodes

      Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University 
      Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University
      Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University
      Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital,                   
      Mahidol University
      Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University
      Department of Medical Services, Ministry of Public Health   
      BMA Medical College and Vajira Hospital
      Lamphun Hospital
      Kalasin Hospital
      Khon Kaen Hospital 

Objectives

  • To disseminate the concept and importance of research synthesis in  health care, health education, and  health research.
  • To provide information about Cochrane. 
  • To organize training workshops for preparing Cochrane reviews and how to use the Cochrane software (RevMan).
  • To promote use of and contributions to the Cochrane Library and the WHO Reproductive Health Library (RHL). 
  • To identify reports of controlled trials published in Thai medical and  healthcare journals. 

 Activities of Nodes

  • Promoting local awareness and understanding of Cochrane and the Cochrne Library.
  • Providing support to local Cochrane review authors and others who wish to be involved in Cochrane.
  • Liaising with the Co-ordinating Office to organize training workshops.

Declarations of Interest

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TCN members

     Convenor 
             Pisake  Lumbiganon      
             pisake@kku.ac.th

     Node members
             Khon Kaen University
             Jadsada  Thinkhamrop       
             jadsada@kku.ac.th
             Woraluk Somboonporn       
             wsomboonporn@yahoo.com
             Malinee  Laopaiboon          
             malinee@kku.ac.th
             Chetta Ngamjarus              
             nchett@kku.ac.th
             Porjai Pattanittum              
             pporja@kku.ac.th

             Chaing Mai University
             Ratana  Panpanich            
             rpanpani@mail.med.cmu.ac.th

             Prince of Songkla University
             Tippawan  Liabsuetrakul     
             ltippawa@ratree.psu.ac.th

             Department of Medical Services, Ministry of Public Health
             Somkiat  Potisat                
             potisat@health.moph.go.th

             BMA Medical Colledge and Vajira Hospital
             Siriwan Tangjitgamol          
             siriwanonco@yahoo.com

             Lampoon Hospital
             Suthit  Khunpradit             
             dr.suthit@gmail.com

             Kalasin Hospital
             Bunpode Suwannachat      
             bunpode@yahoo.com

             Khon Kaen Hospital
             Ussanee  Sawadpanich     
             swadpanich@hotmail.com

      Administrators

Nampet Jampathong
nampetjam@gmail.com