Medal of Merit


The APACPH Medal of Merit

The Medal of Merit recognises persons who have performed outstanding service consistent with the APACPH mission of enhancing professional education for public health.

Recipients of the APACPH Medal of Merit

  1. Professor John M Hayakawa, Executive Director, APACPH, 23 May 1992 at Okinawa, Japan
  2. Prof. Khairuddin Yusof, Professor of Social Obstetrics and Gynaecology, former Dean, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaysia, 9 December 1994 at Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia
  3. A/Prof. Kanya Kanchanburanonta, Vice-President (Services), Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University, 13 December 1996 at Bangkok, Thailand
  4. Prof Tserenkhuugyin Lkhagwasuren, President, National Medical University of Mongolia, 19 June 1997 at Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
  5. Professor Dr. Walter Patrick, Secretary General APACPH, Professor of Public Health, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 17th October 2014
  6. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Phitaya Charupoonphol, Dean, Mahidol University International College, Thailand on 23rd October 2015