Royal College of Physicians returns for 32nd annual meeting


The Royal College of Physicians of Thailand (RCPT) recently gathered for their 32nd Annual Meeting at Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH) from April 27-29, 2016.

This year’s conference theme was “Value-Based Medical Practice” which is in conjunction with the 2nd Meeting of the Southeast Asian Chapter of the American College of Physicians.

(L to R) Royal Cliff Hotels Group’s General Manager Antonello Passa welcomes Dr. Yupin Benjasuratwong, Professor Dr. Amorn Leelarasamee, Thai Minister of Public Health, Clinical Professor Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn, Dr. Tanin Intarakumthornchai, Dr. Somchai Eiam-ong, and Dr. Sudsawad Laohavinij during the opening of the 32nd Annual Meeting of the Royal College of Physicians of Thailand.

This year’s topic was a discussion and an exchange of ideas and information regarding medical implications to be presented to the government to help society. The event encompassed an intensive program including workshops, plenary sessions, case seminars and dinner symposiums. Some sports and recreational activities were also organized for all to have fun!

Thailand’s Minister of Public Health, Clinical Professor Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn, presided the opening of the three-day event.

PEACH halls, lobbies and its meeting rooms were filled with remarkable exhibitions from various pharmaceutical companies and manufacturers of medical equipment as well as products featuring the latest, cutting-edge innovations in the medical world. The meeting brought together talented and skilled medical professionals from all over Thailand who also took part in an annual convocation ceremony as well as a presentation of the honorific distinguished internist’s awards to its deserving members.