International Conference: "Enhancing Continuity of Care Through the Science and Art in Nursing and Midwifery"
October 7- 8, 2022

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Asst. Prof. Dr. Charuwan Kritpracha

Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand

Current Position
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Foreign Affairs and Innovation, Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University Director, Center of Excellence in Geriatrics, Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University Director, Research Center for Educational Innovation and Teaching and Learning Excellence, Prince of Songkla University

Area of Specialty:
- Research focusing on improving health outcomes of patients with chronic diseases, particularly patients with cardiovascular diseases
- Research focusing on educational innovation and improving quality of teaching and learning

Institution: Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University, Hat-Yai, Songkla 90110 Thailand

Address and Detailed Contact:
Address: Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University, Hat-Yai, Songkla 90110 Thailand
Email: charuwan.kr@psu.ac.th

Educational Background
2004  Doctor of Philosophy           
          School of Nursing, University of Michigan, USA
1995  Master of Nursing Science 
          Ramathibodi School of Nursing, Mahidol University, Thailand
1986  Bachelor of Science (Nursing and Midwifery)
          Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand

Liscensure
1986 – present Licensed Registered Nurse, Thailand

Professional Memberships
    Member of Thailand Nursing Council, Thailand
    Member of Nurse Association, Thailand
    Member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

Professional experiences
1986- 1991
       Staff nurse, Medical ward, Songklanagarind Hospital, Thailand
1991- 2018       Lecturer, Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand
2018 - present  Assistant Professor, Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand

Additional Professional Activities
2005 – 2007
        Committee member, the Nurse Association of Thailand, South Chapter
April-May, 2006  Consultant, World Health Organization-Bangladesh
2006 – 2008        Committee member, International Research Committee, Midwest Nursing Research Society, USA
2018 - present    Consultant, Songklanagarind Journal of Nursing

Administration experience  
1992 – 1993
             Committee, Student affairs of Faculty of Nursing
1995 – 1997             Committee, Student affairs of Faculty of Nursing
2006 – 2013             Committee, Center of Nursing and Public Health Research
2007 – Present         Committee, Master of Nursing Science International Program
2006 – 2012             Assistant President for Learning Resources, Prince of Songkla University
2016 – 2021             Associate Director, Research Center for Educational Innovation and Teaching and Learning Excellence, Prince of Songkla University
2021 – Present        Director, Research Center for Educational Innovation and Teaching and Learning Excellence, Prince of Songkla University
2018 – Present        Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Foreign Affairs and Innovation, Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University
2020 – Present        Director, Center of Excellence in Geriatrics, Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University

Awards
2009         Research Utilization in Education Award, Faculty of Nursing
2009         Advisor of Oral Presentation Creative Award
2012         Advisor of Excellent Thesis Award, Academic Year 2011
2015         Advisor of the Best Article Award
2016         Advisor of Thesis Award, Academic Year 2015
2016         Students’ Most Appreciated Teacher Award, Faculty of Nursing
2017         Outstanding Teacher Award, Faculty of Nursing
2018         Recognition of Outstanding Teacher in Education Award, Pride of PSU
2020         Inventor Award for Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Faculty of Nursing
2020         Senior Fellow, UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF)
2020         Fellowship of PSU Teaching Professional Standard Framework (PSU-TPSF)
2021        Recognition of Attainment in Senior Fellowship of the UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF) and Fellowship of PSU Teaching Professional Standard Framework (PSU-TPSF), Pride of PSU
2022        Advisor of Oral Presentation Award, Innovation of application promoting medication adherence in patients with myocardial infarction