Warissara Rongthong, M.D.

Division : Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiology

Specialty groups : Central nervous system tumors, Pediatric cancer

Languages : Thai, English

Field of interests : Central nervous system radiation oncology, Pediatric radiation oncology, Proton therapy, Radiosurgery, Stereotactic Ablative Body Radiotherapy (SABR), Palliative radiation therapy

Education
Year
2018-2019
Visiting Research Fellowship, Pediatric Radiation Oncology, CNS Radiation Oncology, Proton Therapy,
and Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR), Department of Radiation Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
2011-2014
Residency , Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine,
Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok , Thailand
2005-2011
MD, Pramongkutklao College of Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand
Certifications
Year
2019
Visiting Research Fellowship, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
2014
Diploma, Thai Board of Radiation Oncology
2012
The Higher Graduate Diploma in Clinical Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
2011
Doctor of Medicine, Pramongkutklao College of Medicine
Awards and honors
Year
2019
The scientific award, PTCOG North America – Sixth Annual Conference
2012
The highest score in Radiobiology, Radiological Society of Thailand
Professional memberships
Year
2014 - Present
The Society of Radiation Oncology of Thailand
2014 - Present
The Radiological Society of Thailand
2011 - Present
The Medical Council of Thailand
Recent publications
Journals
  1. Rongthong W, Pleanarom S, Suntornpong N, Treechairusame T, Thephamongkhol K. Dosimetric study of craniospinal irradiation in children: intensity modulated radiation therapy vs. volumetric modulated arc therapy. J Thai Assn of Radiat Oncol 2020;26(2);R68-R76
  2. Veerasarn V, Janhom N, Chansilpa Y, Suntornpong N, Thephamongkhol K, Apiwarodom N, Petsuksiri J, Dankulchai P, Setakornnukul J, Teyateeti A, Rongthong W, Chaysiri P. The impact of active nutritional support for head and neck cancer patients receiving concurrent chemoradiotherapy. Siriraj Med J 2019;72(1):47-8.
  3. Rongthong W, Thepamongkol K, Suntornpong N. A retrospective study of the effects of craniospinal irradiation (CSI) on height in children with brain tumor. Siriraj Med J 2018;70(4);343-8
  4. Rongthong W. Gastric lymphoma with secondary trigeminal nerve lymphoma: a case report. Siriraj Med J 2017;69(3);143-6
Abstracts
  1. Rongthong W, Treechairusame T, Suntornpong N, Thephamongkhol K. Local recurrence and survival outcomes of medulloblastoma (MB) in adolescent and young adult patients (AYA). Poster, ISPNO2020-The 19th International Symposium on Pediatric Neuro-Oncology, Karuizawa, Nagano, Japan, Dec 2020
  2. Pleanarom S, Rongthong W, Suntornpong N, Thephamongkhol K., Treechairusame T. Assessing the role of IMRT relative to VMAT in children with medulloblastoma treated with CSI. Poster, ESTRO2020-online congress, Nov28-Dec1, 2020
  3. Rongthong W, Roberts K, Wan Chan Tseung H, Eckel L, Nageswara Rao A, Bendel A, Skrypek M, Mahajan A, Beltrans C, Laack N. Effect of prospective use of relative biological effectiveness modeling in treatment planning on magnetic resonance imaging radiation-related changes(RRC) in pediatric patients with brain tumors treated with pencil beam scanning proton therapy. Selected for poster presentation and scientific award, PTCOG-North America-Sixth Annual Conference New Frontiers in Particle Therapy, Miami, FL, USA, Oct 2019
  4. Rongthong W, Roberts K, Wan Chan Tseung H, Eckel L, Nageswara Rao A, Bendel A, Skrypek M, Mahajan A, Beltrans C, Laack N. Effect of prospective use of radiobiologic effect (RBE) modeling in treatment planning on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) radiation related changes (RRC) in pediatric patients with brain tumors treated with pencil beam scanning proton therapy (PBS). Poster, American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, Sep 2019.
  5. Rongthong W, Laack N, Beltrans C, Wan Chan Tseung H, Roberts K, Vora S, Mahajan A. Radiation induce signal changes on magnetic resonance imaging in adult patients with brain tumors treated with pencil beam scanning proton therapy. Poster, Society for Neuro-Oncology Annual Scientific Meeting, New Orleans, LA, USA, Nov 2018.