About Akaluck Thatayatikom
Dr. Akaluck “Ben” Thatayatikom, is a pediatric immunologist and rheumatologist with the expertise in musculoskeletal ultrasound. He earned his medical degree and completed his pediatric residency training at Chiang Mai University, Thailand. He then completed his medical training in the United States, including pediatric residency training at the University of Hawaii, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology training at National Jewish Medical Center in Denver, Pediatric Rheumatology and Immunology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He also completed musculoskeletal ultrasound training with Ultrasound School of North American Rheumatologists (USSONAR) and earned the Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Certification in Rheumatology (RhMSUS).
Dr. “Ben” is the primary investigator of Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA) registry sites at the University of Florida as well as clinical trials of innovative treatment for autoimmune diseases and autoinflammatory syndromes. He is one of the USSONAR faculty (https://www.ussonar.org/about) for the musculoskeletal ultrasound training program. His clinical research interests include systemic autoimmune diseases, Juvenile Sjogren’s syndrome, autoinflammatory syndrome, primary immunodeficiency as well as novel ultrasonography studies in children with autoimmune diseases.
Allergy and ImmunologyAmerican Board of Allergy and Immunology
Pediatric RheumatologyAmerican Board of Pediatrics
PediatricsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
- Pediatric Rheumatology
- Allergies – overview
- Autoimmune disorders