Tanat Chinbunchorn, MD

Chinbunchorn, Tanat _2020 120x160Tanat Chinbunchorn is the technical lead and research physician at the Institute of HIV Research and Innovation Bangkok, Thailand. His research is mainly focused on implementation science through key populations led health services (KPLHS) in HIV treatment and prevention, transgender health, scaling up of HIV services, and its regionalization in the Asia Pacific.

Tanat currently leads the “Princess PrEP” project which is Thailand’s first and largest PrEP program by trained KP-lay providers. He also manages the first same-day initiation of antiretroviral service in the country at the Thai Red Cross Anonymous Clinic and differentiated service delivery for ART among provinces with a high HIV burden in Thailand. He provides high-quality technical assistance in facilitating private-public partnership models for HIV services to serve Bangkok as a fast track city to ending AIDS. He graduated from a joint medical program between the University of Nottingham, UK, and Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand with first-class honors.