THE PRINCE MAHIDOL AWARD CONFERENCE
Prince Mahidol of Songkla is the father of His Majesty the King of Thailand. The Thai people recognize Prince Mahidol as "The Father of Modern Medicine and Public Health of Thailand" due to HRH's great contribution to the progress of modern medicine and public health in Thailand. The Prince Mahidol Award Foundation was established in 1992 to commemorate the Centenary Anniversary of HRH's Birthday. The Prince Mahidol Award is conferred annually by His Majesty the King of Thailand to individual(s) or institution(s) for outstanding performance and/or research that has a global impact in the field of medicine and public health.