Photodermatology Unit, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital and Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Dr Einapak Boontaveeyuwat qualified in Medicine at the Chulalongkorn University which was also where she received her M.D. in 2005. After general medical training in Nakhonratchasima (2006-2009) and a period of research in Siriraj Hospital in clinical treatment innovations including radio frequency (2008-2009), she undertook dermatology training in Siriraj Hospital where she developed an interest in photodermatology (2009-2013). She therefore went on to complete a clinical fellowship in Photobiology with Professor Pravit Asawanonda at the Division of Dermatology, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital and Chulalongkorn University, Thailand where she has started an appointment as Consultant Dermatologist and also Clinical Lecturer since November 2015. After another period of clinical research and practice in photodermatoses, photodiagnosis and phototherapy in Photodermatology unit, St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s Hospital, London, UK (2016-2018), she has resumed her current appointment as Consultant Dermatologist and Clinical Lecturer at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital since November 2018.
Dr Boontaveeyuwat has clinical and research interests in photosensitivity diseases, photodiagnosis, phototherapy including Heliotherapy and photodynamic therapy.
Apart from Sunrise Phototherapy Centre at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, one of the SEA’s leading centres for phototherapy and photodiagnosis services, she is also responsible for heliotherapy and photodynamic therapy with a new photosensitiser development in dermatology.
Dr Boontaveeyuwat has leading roles in international postgraduate training and education in photodermatology. She also has been one of the Dermatological society of Thailand subcommittee for national dermatology short-course training since 2017.
She has published many papers and has a National reputation in photodermatology. She has ongoing involvement in dermatology research and teaching committees and is a Royal College question writer for the dermatology specialist exam.