Pantep Angchaisuksiri is Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Haemostasis and Thrombosis Unit in the Division of Haematology, Department of Medicine, at Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand. He also holds posts of Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, North Carolina, and is Associate Director of the Bangkok International Haemophilia Training Centre of the World Federation of Haemophilia. Professor Angchaisuksiri is a medical graduate of Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand and was trained in Internal Medicine at Prince of Songkla University and Haematology at Mahidol University. He was also a clinical and postdoctoral fellow in Haematology/Oncology at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, North Carolina, USA. An active clinician, Professor Angchaisuksiri works with patients with thrombosis, haemophilia and other bleeding disorders, and has authored papers in several leading international scientific journals. He is a council member of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis and the Asian-Pacific Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis (APSTH), an editor of the APSTH newsletter, and an associate editor of the journal Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Haemostasis.