My name is Siwimol Phoomniyom. I studied medical technology at Thammasat University, Thailand and completed my Master’s degree in Microbiology in 2011 from Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand. I’m a medical technologist at the Office of Prevention and Disease Control 11th Region, Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand. I’m responsible for the work on AIDS, sexually transmitted diseases and emerging diseases in the area of 11th Health Region and have about 7 years of experience in this field. I’m interested in drug resistance research. I have published approximately 10 research articles.