ANATOMICAL PATHOLOGY STAFF

Chetana Ruangpratheep

MD, DipThaiBoard (Anatomical Pathology), MSc, PhD


Military Rank: Colonel
Academic Title: Assistant Professor
Administrative Appointment: Assistant Head of Department of Pathology
Chief of Anatomical Pathology Group
Expertise: Anatomical Pathology
Molecular Pathology
Research Interests: Novel gene expression associated with potential diagnostic, prognostic, and/or therapeutic biomarkers in human malignant solid tumours, particularly breast cancer.
Telephone: +66 (0) 90 132 2047
Fax: +66 (0) 2 354 7791
Email: chetana.rua@pcm.ac.th
chetana@pcmpathology.org

 


Education and Training:

1991 – 1992 Pre-Medical Education
Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand
1992 – 1997 Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Phramongkutklao College of Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand
1997 – 1998 Graduate Diploma in Clinical Science (Pathology)
Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
1997 – 2000 Residency in Anatomical Pathology
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
2000 Diplomate of the Thai Board of Anatomical Pathology
The Royal College of Pathologists of Thailand, The Medical Council of Thailand
2002 Certified Diplomate of the Thai Board of Family Medicine
The Royal College of Family Physicians of Thailand, The Medical Council of Thailand
2006 – 2007 Master of Science (MSc) with Merit in Molecular Pathology and Toxicology
The University of Leicester, Leicester, The United Kingdom
2007 – 2012 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)in Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine
The University of Leicester, Leicester, The United Kingdom

External Administrative Appointments:

2013 – Present Subcommittee on Residency Training and Examination
Subcommittee on Pathologists’ Assistant Training and Examination
The Royal College of Pathologists of Thailand
2017 – Present Editor-in-Chief of the Subcommittee on the Editorial Board of Asian Archives of Pathology
Chairperson of the Subcommittee on Pathologists’ Assistant Training and Examination
The Royal College of Pathologists of Thailand
2017 – 2019 Assistant Secretary General of the Executive Board
The Royal College of Pathologists of Thailand
2019 – Present Treasurer of the Executive Board
The Royal College of Pathologists of Thailand

Publications:

1. Ruangpratheep, C., Lohachittranond, C., Poonpracha, T. & Punyarit, P. 2005, “OCT4 expression on a case of poorly differentiated (insular) carcinoma of the thyroid gland and mini review”, Journal of the medical association of Thailand, vol. 88, suppl. 3, pp. S281 – 289.
2. Page, K., Hava, N., Ward, B., Brown, J., Guttery, D.S., Ruangpratheep, C., Blighe, K., Sharma, A., Walker, R.A., Coombes, R.C. & Shaw, J.A. 2011, “Detection of HER2 amplification in circulating free DNA in patients with breast cancer”, British journal of cancer, vol. 104, no. 8, pp. 1342 – 1348.
3. Shaw, J.A., Page, K., Blighe, K., Hava, N., Guttery, D., Ward, B., Brown, J., Ruangpratheep, C., Stebbing, J., Payne, R., Palmieri, C., Cleator, S., Walker, R.A. & Coombes, R.C. 2012, “Genomic analysis of circulating cell free DNA infers breast cancer dormancy”, Genome research, vol. 22, pp. 220 – 231.
4. Satirapoj, B. & Ruangpratheep, C. 2013, “Acute kidney injury secondary to lymphomatous infiltration and hypercalcemic nephropathy”, Journal of the nephrology society of Thailand, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 67 – 71 (Thai language).
5. Ruangpratheep, C., Paditaporn, R., Jindatanmanusan, P. & Arnutti, P. 2017, “The Optimal immunohistochemical staining conditions for engrailed 1 protein”, Royal Thai army medical journal, vol. 70, no. 4, pp. 193 – 202.
6. Pabalan, N., Kunjantarachot, A., Ruangpratheep, C., Jarjanazi, H., Christofolini, D.M., Barbosa, C.P. & Bianco, B. 2017, “Potential of RASSF1A promoter methylation as biomarker for endometrial cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis”, Gynecologic oncology, vol. 146, issue 3, pp. 603 – 608.
7. Charoenpitakchai, M., Wiwatwarayos, K., Jaisupa, N., Rusmili, M.R.A., Mangmool, S., Hodgson, W.C., Ruangpratheep, C., Chanhome, L. & Chaisakul, J. 2018, “Non-neurotoxic activity of Malayan krait (Bungarus candidus) venom from Thailand”, Journal of venomous animals and toxins including tropical diseases, vol. 24, pp. 1 – 9.
8. Paditaporn, R., Jindatanmanusan, P., Ruangpratheep, C. & Arnutti, P. 2018, “Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene and vascular thrombosis”, Royal Thai army medical journal, vol. 71, no. 1, pp. 31 – 37(Thai language).
9. Ruangpratheep, C. 2019, “The essentials of pericardial diseases”, Royal Thai army medical journal, vol. 72, no. 1.
10. Ruangpratheep, C. 2019, “Cellular injury”, Asian archives of pathology, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 1 – 12 (Thai language).
11. Ruangpratheep, C. 2019, “Cellular and somatic deaths”, Asian archives of pathology, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 13 – 28 (Thai language).
12. Ruangpratheep, C. 2019, “The essentials of vascular pathology”, Asian archives of pathology, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 13 – 33 (Thai language).
13. Ruangpratheep, C. 2019, “The basic concepts of apoptosis”, Royal Thai army medical journal, vol. 72, no. 2, pp. 137 – 143.