KKU Cooperates with Yunnan University, donates 8,000 surgical masks through the COVID-19 outbreak

Khon Kaen University led by International affairs division and International College together with Tourism and Culture College of Yunnan University, People’s Republic of China donates 8,000 surgical masks to Khon Kaen Provincial Health and Srinakarind hospital to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19) and to donate to the medical staff. 

This event honored by Asst. Prof. Acharawan Topark-Ngarm, Assistant to the President for International Affairs, Mrs.Natsamol Tanakulrungsarit , Assistant to President for Special Affairs , Prof. Dr. La-orsri Sanoamuang, Dean of International College, Khon Kaen University , Ms. Netdao Chamroendararasmee , Acting Director of International Affairs Division and Dr. Chuanchen BI , a lecturer of International College, attended this ceremony. And the surgical masks was received by Assoc.Prof. Songsak Kiatchoosakun. Director of Srinakarind hospital and Mr. Chedchai KietChusakul , a deputy of provincial Public Health medical doctor.

Prof. Dr. La-orsri Sanoamuang, Dean of International College, Khon Kaen University said we donated the 8,000 surgical masks from Tourism and Culture College of Yunnan University to Khon Kaen University to distribute to others and Assoc. Prof. Charnchai Panthongviriyakul, President of Khon Kaen University assigned International affairs division and International College to donate the surgical masks. Therefore, we decided to donate to Khon Kaen Provincial Health and Srinakarind hospital. Moreover, International College, KKU, and Tourism and Culture College, Yunnan University, have a long mutual relationship in terms of student exchange . So when the COVID-19 spread worldwide, they wanted to donate the surgical masks to us to demonstrate a good relationship. In a letter, they also expressed our connection and their sympathy.

 Mr. Chedchai KietChusakul , a deputy of provincial Public Health medical doctor said we will distribute the surgical masks to district hospitals, people and patients. We would like to thank for your kindness and for all support to society.