“Dr Prapai Dejkhamron is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. She completed my Endocrinology fellowship training programs from Chiang Mai University and University of Michigan. She is one of the principal investigators for the Thai Type 1 Diabetes and Diabetes Diagnosed Before Age 30 Years Registry, Care, and Network (T1DDAR CN) which is the collaborations among the Thai Society for Pediatric Endocrinology, the Endocrine Society of Thailand, the Diabetes Association of Thailand, Siriraj Diabetes Center (SiDM), Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, the Northern Diabetes Center, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University; and, the National Health Security Office (NHSO) of Thailand. TIDDAR CN has been established with the objectives to (1) strengthen the clinical knowledge of medical professionals; (2) develop a referral system and network for DSMES program; (3) to create DSME teaching modules and education materials and, (4) initiate a cohort data of T1D patients of all ages, and of patients who were diagnosed with diabetes before 30 years of age.
Dr. Prapai has also been appointed as a sub-board member of department of Pediatrics, Chiang Mai University Hospital and actively involved in raising fund to provide support for underprivileged patients with hormonal abnormalities and diabetes.”