Dr. Nawaphan Metchanun

Research themes
  • Health and sanitation
  • New Technologies
  • Innovation and science policy
  • Health
Research countries
  • Germany
  • Thailand
Research projects

Covid-19 epidemic trends and health system needs leading to projections for developing countries: a case study of Thailand (funded by TRA 6, University of Bonn)

Additional Information:

Asst. Prof. Jaline Gerardin (mentor)

Professional experience

Researcher (Health System Research Institute), Clinical Research Associate (Novartis, EPSI, Quintiles), Project Manager (Taylor Nelson Sofres), Licensed Pharmacist (Boots), Analyst (Advanced Info Service)


Doctoral Degree (Distinction), University of Bonn, Germany

Master of Research in Clinical Research (Merit), Imperial College London, UK

Master of Business Administration, University of Washington, USA

Certificate in Clinical Trials (1-yr program), University of Washington, USA

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy (5-yr program), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand


disease modeling, health care, clinical research development

Funding institutions

Transdisciplinary Research Area “Innovation and Technology for Sustainable Futures” (TRA 6), University of Bonn

Research affiliation

Institute for Disease Modeling (IDM)

Northwestern University


Metchanun, N, C. Borgemeister, C. Bever and D. Galick.  2021.  Modeling COVID-19 epidemic trends and health system needs leading to projections for developing countries: a case study of Thailand.  medRxiv reprint (This article is a preprint and has not been peer-reviewed. It reports new medical research that has yet to be evaluated and so should not be used to guide clinical practice.), doi: 10.1101/2021.11.05.21265992   . (Open Access)   Further Information


Metchanun, Nawaphan.  2020.  Evaluating novel vector control strategies: modeling the impact of gene editing for malaria elimination in the Democratic Republic of Congo.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information

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Nawaphan Metchanun

Senior Researcher


Department s :
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management