Seminars & Events

Special Seminar

IDE-JETRO Seminar on "Thailand’s Nursing Workforce: Emerging Trends, Issues and Strategies"

The demand for nursing and elderly care is growing in Thailand, as the country faces the progressive ageing of the population and has geared healthcare industries towards international services. Accordingly, the country has enhanced the national capacity to cope with the increasing demand. This seminar simply explains the emerging trends, issues and strategies of nursing workforce in Thailand.

Date&time:

March 19, 2018 (Monday) 14:00-16:00

Venue:

JETRO Bangkok (16th Floor, Nantawan Building)

Program:

Time

Contents
14:00-14:05

Opening Remarks and Brief Introduction of Seminar

  • Yuko Tsujita (Senior Research Fellow, Bangkok Research Center, IDE-JETRO)
14:05-14:55

Presentation 1

  • Overview of Nursing Workforce in Thailand by Dr. Yupin Aungsuroch (Police Captain & Associate Professor, Faculty of Nursing, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand)
14:55-15:05

Break

15:05-15:55

Presentation 2

  • Philippine-educated Nurses in Thailand and Asia by Dr. Maria Reinaruth D. Carlos (Professor, Ryukoku University, Japan)
15:55-16:00

Closing Remarks



Languages:

English

Organizer:

Bangkok Research Center (BRC)

JETRO Bangkok Institute of Developing Economies (IDE-JETRO)

Capacity:

40

Participation fee:

Free

Application:

Application Form

* Please kindly inform your attendance by contacting Ms. Angkana at angkana_pinyosunun or Fax 02-254-1447 by 13:00 on March 16, 2018.

Contact:
Bangkok Research Center, JETRO Bangkok
TEL: +66-(0)-2253-6441 (0)-2253-2021-3

FAX: +66-(0)-2254-1447