On March 30th, 2023, there was an official MOU signing ceremony between the Faculty of Dentistry, Khon Kaen University, Thailand and Tuft University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM) held at TUSDM in Boston, USA. Assoc. Professor Waranuch Pitiphat, Dean of KKU Faculty of Dentistry, and Professor Nadeem Karimbux, Dean of TUSDM, both signed the MOU and discussed plans for their collaboration.
This special occasion was also witnessed by Assoc. Professor Nawarat Wara-aswapati, KKU’s Vice President for International Affairs and Assoc. Professor Teekayu P. Jorns, Deputy Dean for Research, Graduate Studies and International Affairs of KKU Faculty of Dentistry. The KKU team received a warm welcome and a school tour from the TUSDM team. TUSDM is the second largest Dental school in the US with more than 1000 students and 250 faculties with diverse backgrounds.