Who We Are

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Surapol Natakankitkul is one of the scientists conducting Research on Phellinusmushrooms at the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. His research focuses on suppository and intravenous therapy by using Phellinus mushroom.

Dr. Natakankitkul received his Ph.D. in Biotechnology & Analytical Chemistry at Innsbruck University, Austria in 1991.  He received his Master in Clinical and Hospital Pharmacy from Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok in 1996.

Dr. Natakankitkul has extensive experiences on quality assurance in drug, cosmetic, food and natural products; hospital administration and pharmaceutical industry management; ISO, GMP, HA, HACCP, MS-QWL, TQA Auditor; drug profile and forensic science specialist. He has published numerous articles and research papers.

 

Academic background

1991  Dr.rer.Nat   (Biotechnology & Analytical Chemistry ) Innsbruck University, Austria
1996  M.Pharm     (Clinical and Hospital Pharmacy) Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok
1980  B.Pharm      Chiang Mai university, Chiang Mai

Professional background

2005-2008             Director of Northern Health Research Institute, Chiang Mai University
1997- 2004            Vice-Director of University Service, Chiang Mai University
1999-2003             Deputy Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiang Mai University
1996-1998             Assistant Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiang Mai University
1990-1995             Pharmacist and Clinical Pharmacist Expert

Experients

                               Quality Assurance in Drug, Cosmetic, Food and Natural products
                               Hospital Admistration and and Pharmaceutical Industry Management
                               ISO, GMP, HA, HACCP, MS-QWL, TQA Auditor
                               Drug profile and Forensic Science Specialist

Research Presentation and Publications

1. Jintanaporn Wattanathorn, Wipawee Boongvang, Supaporn Muchimapura, Panee
Sirisa-ard, and Surapol Natakankitkul, Propolis facilitates functional recovery of
sciatic nerve after injury, The 1st World Conference on the Pharmacology of Natural
and Traditional Medicines, Sep 9-11, 2009, Hangzhou, China. In Chinese Journal of
Pharmacology and Toxicology, Vol 23 No.4, August, 2009, 245.

2. Surapol Natakankitkul, Pimbootsaporn Singha-Aussavarat, Panee Sirisa-ard,
Suchart Punjaisee, Maitree Suttajit. Antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of
green tea and anti-acne cream. The 26th Annual Academic Research
Pharmaceutical Science 2009, December 4, 2009. Faculty of
Pharmaceutical Science Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
(Poster Presentation Award 2009 in Biopharmaceutical Sciences)

3. Surapol Natakankitkul, Prapatsorn Tippara, Pipop Chamnivikaipong3, Sirot
Chutiwat4,and Maitree Suttajit, Factors Affecting of Cannabinoids Content
of Hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) for Characteristic Guidelines and Forensic
Applications, 3rd Asian Pacific Regional ISSX Meeting, May 10-12, 2009,
The Imperial Queen Park Hotel , Bangkok, Thailand.

4. Surapol Natakankitkul, Jantana Keereetaweep, Nisit Kittipongpattana,
Renu Pinthong, Production of Monacolin K Biosynthesized by Monascus
purpureus
 in Thai Rice, The 4th World Congress on Regenerative
Medicine, March 12-14, 2009, Bangkok Convention Center and Centara
Grand Hotel at  Central World, Bangkok, Thailand.

5. Surapol Natakankitkul, Jantana Keereetaweep, Nisit Kittipongpattana,
Renu Pinthong and Toshihiko Toida, Production of hypocholesterolemic
substance biosynthesis by Monascus purpureus in Thai Rice, การประชุม
The 8th NRCT-JSPS Joint Seminar February 3-4, 2009, Faculty of
Pharmacy, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.

6. Surapol Natakankitkul, Green tea and its anti-bacterial activity for pustular
acne. In The 2nd International Conference on Natural Products for Health
and Beauty (NATPRO) December 17-19, 2008. at Naresuan University,
Phayao, Thailand.

7. Surapol Natakankitkul, Jantana Keereetaweep, Nisit Kittipongpattana,
Renu Pinthong and Toshihiko Toida, Production of hypocholesterolemic
substance biosynthesis by Monascus purpureus in Thai Rice, The 25th
Annual Academic Research Pharmaceutical Science 2008, December 2,
2008. Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science Chulalongkorn University,
Bangkok, Thailand. (Poster Presentation Award 2008 in
Biopharmaceutical Sciences)

8. Surapol Natakankitkul, Toshihiko Toida, and Maitree Suttajit. (2008).
Stability of Catechins in Green Tea Drink. The international Conference on
Tea Production and Tea Products, 26-28 November 2008, Mae Fah
Luang University, Chiang Rai, Thailand.

9. Surapol Natakankitkul, Panee Sirisa-ard, Pimbootsaporn Singha-
Aussavarat, Maitree Suttajit and Toshihiko Toida. Development of Anti-
Acne Cream from Green Tea Extract. The International Symposium on
Cosmetic and Health Innovations CHI 2008. NNatural Secret for Health
and BeautyO Nov. 3-4, 2008, Bitec, Bangkok, Thailand.

10. Surapol Natakankitkul, Panee Sirisa-ard , Pimporn Leelapornpisid,
Kiatisak Phosongkram. Anti-aging cream from Gac fruit (Momordica
cochinchinesis
 Spreng), The 4th National Herbal Medicine Symposium,
August 29-31, 2007, Impact Muangtong Thanee, Bangkok, Thailand (Oral
Presentation Award 2007)

11. Surapol Natakankitkul, Panee Sirisa-ard , Pimporn Leelapornpisid,
Kiatisak Phosongkram. Anti-aging cream from Gac fruit (Momordica
cochinchinesis Spreng), The 1st Symposium on Cosmetic and Beauty
Health Innovations, Swissotel Nai Lert Park Hotel, May, 26-27, 2007.

12. Surapol Natakankitkul, Shinobu Sakai, Toshihiko Toida, and Maitree
Suttajit. Stability of Catechins in Green Tea, Oolong tea, and Black Tea,
The 1st Sino-Thai Conference on Traditional Medicine and Natural Health
Products (STCTMNHP) Nov. 12-19, 2006, Nanning, Guangxi, P.R.China.

13. Panee Sirisa-ard, Surapol Natakankitkul, Kiatisak Phosongkram, Wanlaya
Sriwishian, Wirachat Muangsuay, Wannaree Charoensup. Utilization of
Ingigenous Herb: Mormordica cochinensis (Lour.) Spreng. Proceeding of
The Fourth Indochina Conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nov. 10-
13, 2005, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, at Ho Chi Minh City,
Vietnam P. 458-467.

14. Surapol Natakankitkul, Shinobu Sakai, Toshihiko Toida, and Maitree
Suttajit. Degradation of Catechins in Green Tea Drinks, Proceeding of The
First International Conference on Natural Products for Health and Beauty,
October 17 Q 21, 2005, Maha Sarakham, Thailand.

15. Pilatluck Adam, Surapol Natakankitkul, Jakapan Sirithunyalug, Apinun
Aramrattana. Physico-chemical Profiles of Methamphetamine Tablets,
Chiang Mai University Journal, Vol. 4 January-April 2005 No.1, 65 Q 70.


 


Academic background
1991  Dr.rer.Nat  (Biotechnology & Analytical Chemistry ) Innsbruck University, Austria
1996  M.Pharm    (Clinical and Hospital Pharmacy) Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok
1980  B.Pharm     Chiangmai university, Chiangmai

Professional background
2005-2008    Director of Northern Health Research Institute, Chiangmai University
1997- 2004   Vice-Director of University Service, Chiangmai University
1980-1995    Pharmacist. Phayao Hospital, Phayao