Her Royal Highness Princess Srinagarindra Mahidol

was born on Sunday 21 October B.E.2443 [A.D.1900] in Nonthaburi Province. Her given name was Sangvalya. She was the daughter of Phra Janok Choo and Phra Jonani Kham. She was presented to Her Royal Highness Princess Valaya Alongkorn Krom Luang Bejraburi Rajasirindhorn to be at her service. She graduated from the Midwifery and Nursing School at Siriraj Hospital in 1916. In 1917, she was given a scholarship by Her Majesty Somdech Phra Sri Sawarindra Boromarajadevi Phra Phanwasa Ayiga Chao to further her study in nursing in the United States of America, first at the Emerson School in Berkeley, California, where she studied English. The following year she continued her study at North West in Hartford, Connecticut. .....read more

The Princess Srinagarindra Award

The Princess Srinagarindra Award

One Princess Srinagarindra Award is conferred annually upon an individual registered nurse or registered midwife or group of registered nurses or group of registered midwives who have made a significant contribution, through direct care, research, education or management, within the nursing or midwifery profession and/or for the development of the nursing or  midwifery profession. 

Lastest Awardee

Professor Dr. Sheila Dinotshe TLOU, 61 years old, is an extraordinary global leader in health care, and social and public policy. As a nurse, she has been able to lead her nation of Botswana, the African region and our world as an expert in HIV/AIDS and as the UNAIDS Regional Director of Eastern and Southern Africa. She is a champion, an advocate for women’s health and the rights of women and girls.

 Miss Chieko NOHNO, 78 years old, a nurse/midwife, a great and influential leader, and a former member of the Japanese House of Councilors, graduated from National Kagoshima Hospital Nurses’ School and Osaka University in Japan.

The Announcement for the Princess Srinagarindra Award 2015


We are pleased to announce the call for the nomination of nurse or midwife for the Princess Srinagarindra Award for the year 2015.

The 2014 Princess Srinagarindra Awardee delivers speech


On 23 October 2014, Professor Dr. Sheila Dinotshe TLOU , Nurse from  Republic of Botswana who recently received the Princess Srinagarindra Award for 2014,  delivered a speech at The Thailand Nursing and Midwifery Council.