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 Emeritus Dr. Kim, 71 years old, is a distinguished pioneer in nursing education and research in The Republic of Korea, and an exceptional leader in health policy at both national and international levels.

Ms Wu Xinjuan, 58 years old, from the People’s Republic of China, is known as a respected national leader in nursing who dedicate her life to the patients and Chinese nursing professional development.

The Announcement for the Princess Srinagarindra Award 2019


We are pleased to announce the call for the nomination of nurse or midwife for the Princess Srinagarindra Award for the year 2019.

The 2017 Princess Srinagarindra Awardee delivers speech


On 12 December 2017,Miss XInjuan WU , Nurse from the People’s Republic of China and Professor Emeritus Dr. Euisook KIM ,  Nurse fromThe Republic of Korea who recently received the Princess Srinagarindra Award for 2016 and 2017,  delivered a speech at The Princepalace Hotel.