Outcome of 3 years International Publications of Melioidosis research Group, KKU ( :3 years) :12 papers. Presentation: 5 papers in 2 international conferences, 4 locals presentation, 3 as a guest speakers. Research Grants: 15 projects, total budget 6.5 million baht. 2 projects were collaborated with Mahidol, AFFRIM and USA. Research meeting with outside researchers: 6 ครั้ง Research group meeting: ประมาณเดือนละ 1 ครั้ง Our members: persons, New coming:1-2 persons/year
Research collaboration MRC MU NU CMU Wellcome USA, Wisconsin.USA, U. of Northern Arizona U. of Guelph, CanadaU. of Monash, Australia
Expected in 5 years National excellent center Post-Doc training center Sustainable At least 10 international publications per year. 1 patent every 5 years Graduated students (MS., Ph.D) 5-8 persons/year
Problems Need infra structure facilities. (BSL) Extend lab space. Management problems. Full time research staff. Young active researchers.
Acknowledgements BIOTEC, NSTDA TRF (Thailand research fund) RGJ-Ph.D. program (Royal golden Jubilee-Ph.D) T2 (Thailand Tropical Diseases Research Programme) MUA (Commission of Higher Education) Ministry of Foreign affair. Faculty of Medicine KKU
21-23 November, 2007 The 5 th World Melioidosis Congress Sofitel Raja Orchid, Khon Kaen, Thailand Main organizer, Melioidosis Research Center, KKU • Epidemiology • Clinical Aspects • Diagnosis • Antibiotic Resistance • Treatment • Pathogenesis • Genome and genetics • Environmental Aspects • Immunology • Proteomics