Tavitiya Sudjaritruk is a pediatric infectious disease specialist at the Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand. After the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Training Program, she was awarded the Ananda Mahidol Scholarship under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King of Thailand to pursue the graduate study aboard at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, United States of America. She completed her master and doctoral degrees in Infectious Disease Epidemiology from the Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2013 and 2016, respectively.
As a physician-researcher with broad-based training in pediatrics, infectious diseases, epidemiology and public health, she focuses her research areas of interest on HIV/AIDS among pediatrics and adolescents living in resource-limited countries. She leads several multicenter clinical research studies, including long-term, non-infectious complications, opportunistic infections, vaccination and re-vaccination against important vaccine preventable diseases among these populations. She has also been the recipient of numerous awards and honors in this research field.