Brief History:
TSBM was formulated on April 30, 2001 at a meeting held at the Siam City Hotel, Bangkok during the 1st International Conference " Behavioral Medicine in the New Millennium: The Mind-the Brain and Behaviour in Common Public Health Problems." and become officially established by the membership application of initially 66 founding members in May 2001.
In August 2001, TSBM has 109 full members (42 Men and 67 Women) which include 37 medical doctors (including 6 psychiatrists), 22 biomedical scientists, 22 nurses, 13 public health, 12 psychologists, 1 epidemiologist, 1 behavioral scientist, and 1 Buddhist monk.
On August 30, 2001 during the Governing Council Meeting of the International Society of Behavioral Medicine (ISBM) in Mainz, TSBM was unanimously accepted as full member country of ISBM.
At the present, TSBM is governed by a provisional By Laws and a Governing Council for 2001-2003, which includes a President, a Vice President, a Secretary-General, and 4 Executive Members: