With 27 years of experience in conducting HIV research including HIV vaccine, HIV biomedical prevention
and treatment in various populations to develop academic knowledge on HIV / AIDS,
we have worked in collaboration with leading international research networks and other domestic agencies.
Our diverse research programs are up-to-date with present situation and necessity of knowledge both nationally and globally
We are ready to expand our field of expertise to other challenging infectious diseases and substance use
News and Activities
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December 2020The article entitled "Online Drug Marketing" written by Kanittha Thaikla, head of Substance Unit, was published on ASEAN Drug Monitoring Report 2019
December 1, 2020The US NIH announced its next seven-year HIV research grants to 35 CTUs worldwide. RIHES, in collaboration with the Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Center as the Thai CTU, has continued to receive the grant for the third round.
December 1, 2020Community Relation Unit newsletter October-December 2020 has been issued.
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November 25, 2020Prof. Suwanna Arunpongpaisal, M.D., Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University was receiving “Alcohol in Safe City” from Knittha Thaikla, head of substance abuse unit at the 11th National Alcohol Conference.
November 25, 2020Kanittha Thaikla, head of the substance abuse unit was a speaker at the 11th National Alhohol Conference
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November 02, 2020Welcome new collaborative research teams from the C-free project, Raks Thai Foundation, Thai Drug Users' Network and Ozone Foundation at the site initiation meeting at RIHES main building
October 08 and October 22, 2020The HPTN 083 study team visited the Caremat Health Center and Mplus foundation, community based organizations actively working on HIV prevention for MSMs/TGs and adolescents
Research Studies Currently Underway
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Research Institute for Health Sciences, Chiang Mai University
110 Intavaroros Road, Sriphum, Muang
Chiang Mai 50200 THAILAND
Tel. 66 5393 6148
The purpose of this study is to evaluate response to and safety of the HBV vaccine HEPLISAV-B in two study populations living with HIV: prior HBV vaccine recipients who are deemed non-responders and individuals who are naïve to HBV vaccination.
Study vaccines: HEPLISAV-B vs. Engerix-B
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a common and very contagious virus that infects the respiratory tract of most children before their second birthday. At present, there is no specific treatment
JNJ-53718678 is a novel drug and is under development for the treatment of RSV infection. This study purpose is to evaluate safety and antiviral activity of JNJ-53718678 in Children aged 28 days to 3 years with RSV infection