Mahidol Day in Thailand
Mahidol Day in Thailand is held on September 24. This event in the third decade of the month September is annual. Help us
Commemorates the passing of Prince Father Mahidol Adulyadej, the "Father of Thai Modern Medicine".
The 24th of September is an important date in Thailand. Known as “Prince Mahidol Day,” it marks the date of the passing of His Royal Highness Prince Mahidol of Songkla in 1929.
Prince Mahidol is remembered for his impact on the advancement of higher education, especially in the fields of basic sciences, public health and medical research. But there are two particularly noteworthy undertakings credited to Prince Mahidol that have had significant impact on the development of both the software and hardware of medical advancement in the country.
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