สถาบันวิจัยวิทยาศาสตร์สาธารณสุข

National Institute of Health of Thailand

Medical Entomology Group

 

  1. Study, analyze, research and develop laboratory knowledge and technology on biological insect control, chemical insect control, insect biology and ecology, entomology support, and insect museum and taxonomy.

  2. Develop the system and set the standard of analyzing microorganism insecticide products, chemical insecticide products, prevention and eradication, and taxonomy.

  3. Be a reference laboratory on natural killers and microorganism insecticides, chemical insecticides, insect biology and ecology, product testing on insect repellent and lice and slug eradicate, and taxonomy.

  4. Be an information center on natural killers and microorganism insecticides, chemical insect control and chemical insecticides, efficacy of insect slug repellent and eradication products, and taxonomy.

  5. Plan and act according to international acceptant quality system.

  6. Develop laboratory quality, academic support and technology transfer on natural killers and microorganism insecticides, chemical insect control and chemical insecticides, insect repellent and eradication product development, and taxonomy to networking laboratories, government and private laboratories.

  7. Co-work with or support the work of other relevant sections or as assigned.



Consists of 5 units as

Insect Biology and Ecology Section

Responsibilities

  • Study, analyze, research and develop laboratory knowledge and technology on biology and ecology of insects that cause public health problems.


  • Develop the system and set the standard methods for efficacy evaluation of products against insects that cause public health problems.

  • Be a reference laboratory on biology and ecology of insects that cause public health problems and product testing of insect repellent, anti-head lice and land leeches.

  • Be an analyze center on efficacy of products to prevent and get rid of insects land leeches that cause public health problems.

  • Develop the laboratory quality, plan and act according to international acceptant quality system.

  • Develop laboratory quality, provide academic support and technology transfer on medical entomology and developing products to prevent and get rid of insects that cause public health problems to government officers and private sector.

  • Co-work with or support the work of other relevant units.

 


Chemical Insect Control Section

Responsibilities

  • Study, analyze, research and develop laboratory knowledge and technology on chemical insect control.


  • Develop the system and set the standard of chemical insecticide products analysis.

  • Be a reference laboratory on using chemical to get rid of carrier insects.

  • Be an information center on insect control and chemical insecticide products.

  • Plan and act according to international acceptant quality system.

  • Develop laboratory quality, provide academic support and technology transfer on insect control and chemical insecticide products to networking laboratories, government and private laboratories.

  • Co-work with or support the work of other relevant units.



 

 

Biological Insect Control Section






 

Responsibilities

  • Study, analyze, research and develop laboratory knowledge and technology on biological insect control.

  • Develop the system and set the standard of biological and microorganism insecticide products analysis.

  • Be a reference laboratory on using natural killers and microorganism insecticide products.

  • Be an information center on insect control and natural killers and microorganism insecticide products.

  • Plan and act according to international acceptant quality system.

  • Develop laboratory quality, provide academic support and technology transfer on insect control and natural killers and microorganism insecticide products to networking laboratories, government and private laboratories.

  • Co-work with or support the work of other relevant units.

 

 

Insect Taxonomy and Reference Museum Section


Responsibilities

• Study, analyze, research and develop laboratory knowledge and technology on taxonomy of medical entomology.


• Develop the system and set the standard of taxonomy of medical entomology analysis.


• Be a reference laboratory on taxonomy of medical entomology.


• Be an information center on taxonomy of medical entomology.


• Plan and act according to international acceptant quality system.


• Develop laboratory quality, provide academic support and technology transfer on taxonomy of medical entomology to networking laboratories, government and private laboratories.


• Co-work with or support the work of other relevant units.





Entomological Support Section

   Responsibilities

  • Support entomology work of units inside and outside the National Institute of Health, Thailand. For example, insectory and geographic information technology supporting.

  • Develop the system to the standard.

  • Perform other duties and assigned.