Dr Sarayuth Boonchaipanitwattana

Dr. Sarayuth Boonchaipanitwattana is the director of Princess Mother National Institute on Drug Abuse Treatment (PMNIDAT), Department of Medical Services, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand. He obtained his Bachelor of Medical Doctor from Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University. He began his work about substance abuse treatment since 1990 at PMNIDAT. Even he moved to Thanyarak Udon hospital in 2010 and Thanyarak Konkean hospital in 2013 as the director but he has come back to PMNIDAT in 2018 as the director. He is interested in helping people who use drug to get the better life so he initiated harm reduction program for opioid dependent who living in high area of Thailand as well as community based treatment services for Substance abuse.