Dr. Visist Dhitavat
Specialty : General Surgery
Medical Doctor, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, 1961
1962-1964 Clinical Sciences in Surgery (Surgical Training), Chulalongkorn University.
1971-1973 Surgical Tranining in united Kingdom
- Primary FRCS course - Royal College of Surgeons, London
- Final FRCS course - Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
- Surgical visiting in Western General Hospital, Edinburgh; Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge and St. Mark's Hospital, London
1985 Clinical Epidemiology course - Toronto, Canada (10 weeks course)
1985 Hospital Administration for Senior Course, University of London and university of Birmingham, U.K. (3 months course)
Professional Licences / Certification
1962 Medical Licence (The Medical Council of Thailand)
1964 Diploma in Clinical Sciences (Surgery)
1972 Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Edinburgh (FRCS Ed)
1973 Thai Board of General Surgery (The Medical Council of Thailand)
1975 Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of Thailand.
1977 Thai Board of Coloproctology (The Medical Council of Thailand)
1985 Certificate of Clinical Epidemiology (University of Toronto, Canada)
1985 Certificate of Senior Course for Hospital Administration (University of London and University of Birmingham, UK.)
Educational Travel about Organ Transplantation
1973 Attended experimental and clinical organ transplantation with Sir Roy Calne, Addenbrookes Hospital Cambridge, UK.
1991 Eurotransplant Centre, Leiden, the Negherlands.
1991 United Kingdom Transplant Support Service Authority Bristol, UK.
1991 5th Congress European Society for Organ Transplantation, Maastricht, the Netherlands.
1996 16th International Congress of Transplantation society, Barcelona, Spain.
1997 The Fourth International Society for Organ Sharing congress, Washington D.C., USA.
1999 11th Annual Conference Australian Transplant Coordinators Association Inc., Sydney, Australia
1999 Regional Training Course on Public and Professional Awareness, Colombo,Sri Lanka.
2000 American Red Cross Tissue Services Western Area, Costa Mesa, California, USA.
2001 Symposium on Pancreatic Islet Transplantation and Beta Cell Biology, Guild Hall, Kent Ridge Guild House, Singapore.
2002 19th International Congress of The Transplantation Society, Miami, USA
2006 Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation (MTF), Costa Mesa, California, USA
2006 American Association of Tissue Bank 30th Annual Meeting, San Diego, USA
2006 Life Net, Virginia, USA
2007 Second Global Consultation on Critical Issues in Human Transplantation: Towards a Common Global Attitude to Transplantation, WHO HQ, Geneva, Switzerland
2007 The Transplantation Society new Key Opinion Leaders (nKOL) meetings, Switzerland
2007 WHO Meeting on Data Harmonization on Transplantation Activities and Outcomes: Editorial Group for a Global Glossary, Geneva, Switzerland
2008 5th World Congress on Tissue Banking in conjunction with the 12th International conference of Asia Pacific Association of Surgical Tissue Banks, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2008 IL3-Institute for Life Long Learning, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
2008 4th World Day for Organ Donation and Transplantation and 44th Annual Congress of the Japan Society for Transplantation, Osaka, Japan
2008 Global Consultation on Regulatory Requirements for Xenotransplantation Clinical Trials, Changsha, China
2009 Regional meeting on WHO Guiding Principles on Organ Transplantation, Jaipur, India
2010 European Conference and Global Consultation on Organ Donation and Transplantation: Striving to Achieve Self-Sufficiency, Madrid, Spain
2010 6th World Day of Organ Donation and Transplantation, New Dheli, India
2011 WHO/CNT/SOHOV&S Meeting on Vigilance and Surveillance of Substances of Human Origin, Bologna, Italy
2011 First Meeting of Advisory Group for the SONG project [Standardization of Organ Nomenclature Globally], WHO HQ, Geneva, Switzerland
2011 Banc De Sang I Teixits Blood and Tissue and Donation Transplantation Institue Foundation, Barcelona, Spain
2011 6th World Congress on Tissue Banking/ 20th Congress of the European Association of Tissue Banks, Barcelona, Spain