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The Doctor Kasem Pangsrivongse Foundation Funds Over 1.7 Million Baht for Pharmacy Scholarships

 Tirapongse Pangsrivongse (4th left), Chairman of Doctor Kasem Pangsrivongse Foundation, donated for the 3rd consecutive year over 1,797,265 Baht to 23 funds to support pharmacy students and Thai pharmacists in scholarships and pharmaceutical research. Professor Dr.Chomchin Chantaraskul (5th left), The Foundation’s Executive Director, graciously presented the scholarships in this ceremony at B.L.H. Building, Wireless Road, Bangkok. Seen in the photo with Mr.Pangsrivongse and Mr.Chantaraskul, the recipients are from left as follows: 1. Dr.Prasopchai Patrojanasophon, Ph.D., Lecturer of Dept. of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Silpakorn University. 2. Ratchanu Charoenpak, Senior Pharmacist, Professional level, Bamrasnaradura Infectious Diseases Institute. 3. Dr.Aroonrut Lucksiri, Pharm.D. & Ph.D., Lecturer of Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiangmai University. 4. Tirapongse Pangsrivongse., Chairman of Doctor Kasem Pangsrivongse Foundation 5. Professor Dr.Chomchin Chantaraskul., The Foundation’s Executive Director 6. Assist. Professor Dr.Anuchai Theeraroungchaisri, Ph.D., Thailand Cyber University Project, Commission on Higher Education Ministry of Education, Thailand, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University. 7. Assist. Professor Thanapong Poophalee, Pharm.D., Lecturer of Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahasarakham University. 8. Associate Professor Dr.Thnasait Ngawhirunpat, Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy, Silpakorn University.                                                              #####################       Established in 2016, The Doctor Kasem Pangsrivongse Foundation aims to fund development projects in all fields of pharmacy, international symposia and scholarships to promising students from financially disadvantaged backgrounds; short course overseas studies, inviting eminent academics from overseas to share their knowledge and experience with Pharmacy students in Thailand; career development projects and R&D, etc. The Foundation, with a sinking fund of 100 Million Baht donated by Tirapongse Pangsrivongse, will allocate an annual sponsorship and scholarship over 20 years.