Phenwan, Tharin


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Tharin Phenwan is a medical doctor from Thailand. He received his MD from Prince of Songkla University and was awarded a Diploma of the Thai Board of Family Medicine from Phramonkutklao Hospital, Thailand.

He worked as an assistant professor at Walailak University School of Medicine and has been actively involved in teaching undergraduate medical students and postgraduate doctors until he joined the University of Dundee.

Research interests

  • Dementia 
  • Gerontology
  • Palliative Care
  • Advance Care Planning
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Quality of Life
  • Medical Education


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PhD supervision 

  • Kamolwan Janpanao. Project titled 'Towards an individualised advance care plan in home-based palliative care: A qualiative study on elderly patients perception of "good death" in Thailand' 
  • I am accepting PhD students. Please get in touch to discuss your research ideas further. 

Postgraduate modules

  • Module lead: N50146/PN50157 - Dissertation modules (full-time and part-time)
  • PN50150 - Advanced Clinical Assessment and Decision Making

Undergraduate modules

  • NU10203/NU20201/NU40202 - Professional and Academic Skills and Knowledge 1
  • NU10204 - Nursing Skills and Practice 1
  • NU20204 - Nursing Skills and Practice 2
  • NU30204 - Nursing Skills and Practice 3

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy


Award Date: 11 Oct 2023

Doctor of Medicine, Diploma of the Thai Board of Family Medicine, Mahidol University


Award Date: 31 May 2016

Bachelor of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University


Award Date: 31 May 2012

External positions

Assistant Professor, Walailak University

May 2019Aug 2021

Lecturer, Walailak University

2012May 2019


  • RZ Other systems of medicine
  • Dementia
  • Palliative Care
  • Advance Care Planning
  • Quality of life
  • Gerontology


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