Generic award winner

The Board of Trustees of the Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) announced that six individuals from Burma, China, India, the Philippines, and Thailand will receive Asia's premier prize, the Ramon Magsaysay Award. Among the six, Krisana Kraisintu, 57, from Thailand is acknowledged for "her placing pharmaceutical rigor at the service of patients, through her determined and fearless devotion to producing much-needed generic drugs in Thailand and elsewhere in the developing world."