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Dr. Jintanat Ananworanich Recieves Princess Soamsawali's Award in Thailand

December 1, 2014

On World AIDS Day, MHRP’s Dr.Jintanat Ananworanich was given an award from Her Royal Highness Princess Soamsawali for her major contributions to the advancement of HIV care and research in Thailand.

The “Thian Song Jai” (candle light in the mind) ceremony has been organized by the Thai Red Cross each year on World AIDS Day for the past 23 years to increase the public’s awareness of HIV/AIDS and reduce stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV.

Her Royal Highness Princess Soamsawali will present certificates and awards for organizations and individuals’ outstanding performance in delivering services related to HIV/AIDS.

Dr. Jintanat Ananworanich was given the award for her major contributions to the advancement of HIV care in Thailand and her research into HIV/AIDS, which has generated nearly 200 scientific publications.