Dr. Porntip is Thailand’s most senior forensic pathologist, author and human rights activist, nicknamed ‘Dr. Death’.
- Her punk-rock hairstyle, fashionable boots, eccentric clothing and makeup make Dr. Porntip easily recognisable and a favourite among the media. In 2009 artists from Madame Tussauds met with her to get detailed references and accept a costume donation for her wax figure
- Awarded the Chulchomklao decoration and honoured with the title "Khunying" (the Thai equivalent to Dame) in 2003, Dr. Porntip is also Director-General of the Central Institute of Forensic Science, Ministry of Justice (CIFS), which introduced DNA evidence to Thailand
- Born Porntip Rojanasunan on 21st December 1954 Bangkok, Thailand