Assoc. Prof. Pornpun Vivithanaporn, Ph.D.

Pornpun Vivithanaporn, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Contact Information: 
Chakri Naruebodindra Medical Institute, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, 
Mahidol University, Samut Prakarn, Thailand 10540
Education and training


  • B.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Sciences (magna cum laude), Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

  • Ph.D. in Pharmacology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Medicine: Medical Microbiology & Immunology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


Research area
  • Heavy metal-induced inflammation

  • Identification of natural compounds to reduce inflammation or act as anticancer

Featured publication






  • Young Pharmacologist Award. The 40th Pharmacological and Therapeutic Society of Thailand Meeting. 2019.

  • 1st Runner up of Oral Presentation in Medical Science Symposium. The 26th Annual Medical Sciences Conference. 2018