Clinical Prof. Dr. Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn (3rd left), minister at the Public Health Ministry, recently presided at the international Asia Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors Convention 2016 (APAME), which brings the region’s medical journal editors, authors, researchers, librarians and publishers through a series of workshops and discussions designed to upgrade the quality of scholarly publications in medicine and the health sciences in the Asia Pacific Region. The event also helps to promote collaboration and exchange of ideas among stakeholders. The conference was held at Vibhavadee Ballroom, Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok.
Seen in the photo from left: Prof. Dr. Jeong Wook Seo, APAME executive vice-president; Prof. Dr. Saranatra Waikakul, chair of MAT, Masean president; Clinical Prof. Dr. Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn; Prof. Dr. Jose Florencio Lapena, Jr, APAME president; Prof. Dr. Somsri Pausawasdi; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Prasert Sarnvivad and Prof. Dr. Ronnachai Kongsakon, APAME executive committee.