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Rural doctors receive honour

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Three doctors have been named recipients of 2012's Outstanding Rural Doctor award for improving medical care for people in remote areas. 

The awards go to Dr Piroj Rattanacharoenthum, Pak Khat Hospital's director in Bung Kan province; Dr Nirund Wichasetsmith, Mayo Hospital's director in Pattani province; and Dr Sirichai Namtatsanee, Kuchinarai Crown Prince Hospital's deputy director in Kalasin province.

They received the awards yesterday from Dr Vichai Chokewiwat, the chairman of the Rural Doctors Foundation.

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