Assoc. Prof. Soamarat Vilaiyuk has established a dedicated rheumatology clinic, improving care for children with rheumatic diseases over the past 15 years. She has developed a comprehensive fellowship training program, producing pediatric rheumatologists serving in major healthcare centers throughout Thailand.
Her research contributions have resulted in numerous international publications focusing on various aspects of JIA, SLE, and MAS. Her studies encompass biomarkers, long-term outcomes, biological treatment, quality of life assessment, and transitional care. She actively participates in global initiatives, including PRINTO, Paediatric Global Musculoskeletal Task Force, and the APLAR SIG for Pediatric Rheumatology
Currently, Assoc. Prof. Soamarat Vilaiyuk holds several key positions, including the Chair of the Pediatric Rheumatology Society of Thailand, the Program Director of Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship Training, and the Chief of the Pediatric Rheumatology Division at the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University. Her leadership and expertise greatly influence the field of pediatric rheumatology in Thailand.