Distinguished guest, honorable speakers, Colleagues and participants

On behalf of the host of the International Conference on " The 1 st Cross Cultural International Conference on SKT, an Integrative Caring and Meditation Healing Exercise: CD and NCD caring" I would like to express my warmest welcome to all of you. In collaboration with our national and international partners, the Faculty of Nursing under Praboromrajchanok Institute is organizing an International Blended conference. The conference series consists of online and onsite simultaneous workshops that allow nurses and allied health professionals across the globe can practice, participate and present their works.

The objectives are to 1) pay tribute to His Majesty the King on the birthday of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great. 2) increase knowledge and understanding of health promotion and immunization by using meditation therapy principles of SKT 1-8 Integrative Caring and Meditation Healing Exercise for NCD and CD care 3) promote the exchange of knowledge in health promotion and immunity by using the principles of meditation therapy of SKT 1-8 Integrative Caring and Meditation Healing Exercise for NCD and CD care.

It is a privilege to welcome the delegates, participants, and specialists in the area to this conference. Sharing our expertise and experience will provide us with a new perspective and ideas for improving NCD and CD care. In addition, I believe that participants would take advantage to share their works and collaborate on developing an Integrative Caring and Meditation Healing Exercise for CD and NCD care.

I would like to express my gratitude for the support of various organizations; Sathira-Dhammasathan, Thailand, 2. SMAEM: SKT Meditation Healing Exercise Center, Thailand, Faculty of Health Science, Mekong University, Vietnam, Public and Environmental Health, Huachiew Chalermprakiet University, Faculty of Nursing, Naresuan University, Faculty of Nursing, Prince of Songkla University, The Thai Public Health Nurses' Association under the Royal Patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra and Department of Thai Traditional and Alternative Medicine. We can make progress if we work together. Continue to be strong and safe!

Thank you, Dr. Amavasee Ampansirirat
Director of Boromarajonani College of Nursing ChiangMai