The current health and public health situation in Thailand has changed dramatically from past to present. The illness and health status of the Thai population are likely to change from infectious disease to non-communicable disease. Most of the causes come from the fact that people have unwanted health behaviors. Thai society has entered the elderly society. That means that there are more elderly people. The state needs to increase the care and health of these people. Provide health services in accordance with social conditions. Therefore, the importance of proactive service. Rather than providing services. The emphasis is on health promotion and disease prevention. To keep the people healthy. By creating awareness and participation. Make a consciousness in your own health care. Family and community Focus on health promotion and prevention rather than treatment when sick.
Chiang Rai College is a higher education institution. Awareness of educational opportunities for local youth in the upper northern region. And borders on neighboring countries in the Greater Mekong sub-region. They have the opportunity to study in higher education and recognize the need to produce graduates who are lacking in quality society. In particular, the production of personnel in public health. To serve the public health service. To build a health service system by accelerating the development of community health and expanding the primary care system in a focused manner. ....... Determine the qualifications and abilities of the Graduate School of Public Health. Focus on leadership. have responsibility Morality and ethics Respect for the dignity of humanity. Systematic thinking Logically analyze and synthesize the health situation of rural communities, urban communities and industrial communities. Planning, solving problems, and performing public health and environmental tasks creatively and effectively. Teamwork and human relation skills. And use information technology properly.
Faculty of Health Sciences Chiang Rai College Founded in the academic year 2008, there are currently 1 subject in the field of public health. The purpose is to produce graduates who are in need of quality social work. In particular, the production of personnel in public health. To respond to health services to people in accordance with the National Health Development Plan No. 9 (2002-2006) focusing on "people-centered" as well as the philosophy of sufficiency economy in accordance with the Buddha. His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej's Majesty And in line with the National Health Development Plan No. 10 (2007-2011) to build a health service system by accelerating the development of community health and expanding the primary care system. To reduce the congestion of hospitals and promote the integration of Thai traditional medicine. Promote local wisdom to create health alternatives that combine Thai and international wisdom together.