Professor Nathorn Chaiyakunapruk


Contact Details

Pharm.D., Ph.D. Professor of Health Economics

Office: Building 2, Level 5, Room 36
Tel: +603 5514 4413
Fax: +603 5514 6364


Professor Chaiyakunapruk joined Monash University as a Professor of Health Economics. He earned his Bachelor in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Chulalongkorn University and Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He completed his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program from the University of Washington in Seattle, USA.

Dr.Chaiyakunapruk has been very active at both national and international levels. He was a co-founder of the ISPOR Asia Consortium (International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research), ISPOR Thailand Chapter, and Asia Pacific Evidence-based Medicine Network.

He has also published numerous articles in peer-reviewed medical, public health, pharmacy, and economics journals including Annals of Internal Medicine, Chest, Clinical Infectious Disease, JAMA Dermatology, Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Drug Safety, Tobacco Control, value in health, and Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. As part of the recognition, he has received several research awards. They include William Rutala Award for his antiseptic research work in year 2001, Nagai Research Award in year 2006, 2009, 2011, Distinguished Research Award of Naresuan University in year 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 Distinguished Routine to Research Award in year 2008, Best research in community pharmacy award in year 2011, Pro Vice Chancellor’s Award from Monash University Malaysia in year 2016.