44th MYANMAR HEALTH RESEARCH CONGRESS

Department of Medical Research

No. 5, Ziwaka Road, Dagon Township, Yangon, Myanmar
Date : 05.01.2016 - 09.01.2016

Overview

Title 44th Myanmar Health research Congress
Date January 5th – 9th 2016
Venue Department of Medical Research No.5, Ziwaka Road, Dagon Township, Yangon 11191
Host Organizer Department of Medical Research
Main Theme -
Programme Symposia, Scientific talk, Oral Presentations, Poster Session, Exhibition
Social Events Opening Ceremony, Welcome Dinner, Best Papers and Best Poster Awarding and Closing Ceremony
Official Language English (Some sessions are in both Myanmar and English)

Awards

Best Paper for Basic Research

Prize Paper Title Researcher
First Prize Characterization of hyaluronidase isolated from Russell's Viper (Daboia siamnesis) venom of Myanmar Thet Thet Mar, Win Aung, Zaw Myint, Lwin Zar Maw, Tin Ko Ko Oo and Nweni Aung
Second Prize Multidrug-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains in Myanmar patients Thanda Tun, Kyi Kyi Thinn, Khin Saw Aye, Win Win Yee, Naw Eh Khu Se, Khin Zaw Latt & Thandar Lwin
Third Prize Whole genome sequencing of hepatitis B virus (HBV) strains from Myanmar Nyi Nyi Win, Aung Zaw Latt, Kay Thi Aye, Hlaing Myat Thu, Yi Yi Kyaw & Kyaw Zin Thant

Best Paper for Applied Research

Prize Paper Title  Researcher
First Prize Output towards input: lnput for consideration of rotavirus vaccine introduction in Myanmar by output from rotavirus sentinel surveillance Theingi Win Myat, Hlaing Myat Thu, Ye Myint Kyaw, Khin Mar Aye, Mo Mo Win, Thin Thin Shwe, Khin Khin Oo, Khine Moe Aung and Kyaw Zin Thant
Second Prize The role of delay in receipt of standard cardiac treatment in clinical outcomes of acute myocardial 1 infarction patients admitted to Yangon General Hospital Su Su Hlaing, Ko Ko Zaw & Nwe Nwe
Third Prize Determination of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in HIV sero-positive patients with cervical lymphadenopathy using different diagnostic tools Mu Mu Shwe, Sabai Phyu, Kyi May Htwe, Ohnmar Kyaw, Khin Than Maw, Khine Zar Win, San Kalayar Htwe, Htin Aung Saw & Khin Saw Aye

Best Paper for Health Systems Research

Prize Paper Title Researcher
First Prize Every child count: The immunization status of mobile migrant children in Bogale and Mawlamyinegyun Townships, Ayeyarwaddy Region Nyi Nyi Zayar, Wai Wai Han, Saw Saw, Zayar Lynn, Theingi Myint, Myo Myo Mon, Kyaw Myint Tun, Ye Ye Win and Kyaw Myo Htut
Second Prize Perceptions and practice of drug sellers in selected townships in Yangon Region on antibiotic sales without prescription Khin Hnin Pwint, Nyi Nyi Win, Min Wun, Moe Moe Aye, Thiri Aung, Swe Swe Aung, Thinzar Myo, Thin Thin Hlaing and Win Phyu Phyu Zaw
Third Prize The Impact of HIV/AIDS on the children’s right to education in Myanmar Myo Myo Mon, Le Le Win, Yin Thet Nu Oo, Saw Saw, Htun Nyunt Oo, Pa Pa Win Htin, Ko Ko Zaw and Wai Wai Myint

Young Researcher Award

Research Paper Title Researcher
Basic Research Whole genome sequencing of hepatitis B virus (HBV) strains from Myanmar Nyi Nyi Win, Aung Zaw Latt, Kay Thi Aye, Hlaing Myat Thu, Yi Yi Kyaw and Kyaw Zin Thant
Applied Research The role of delay in receipt of standard cardiac treatment in clinical outcomes of acute myocardial infarction patients admitted to Yangon General Hospital Su Su Hlaing, Ko Ko Zaw and Nwe Nwe
Health Systems Research Every child count: The immunization status of mobile migrant children in Bogale and Mawlamyinegyun Townships, Ayeyarwaddy Region Nyi Nyi Zayar, Wai Wai Han, Saw Saw, Zayar Lynn, Theingi Myint, Myo Myo Mon, Kyaw Myint Tun, Ye Ye Win and Kyaw Myo Htut

Best Poster

Prize Poster Title Researcher
First Prize Are they disclosed?: Situation of HIV status disclosure among adolescents Kyaw Min Htut, Mya Myo Mon, Lwin Lwin Ni, Aung Soe Min and Ni Ni Htay Aung
Second Prize Detection of Salmonella Species in mixed chilli sauces Thin Thin Wah, Kyi Kyi Nyein Win, Lai Lai San, Tin Tin Htwe, May Than Htay, Nilar, Myo Myo Kyaw, Kyaw Kyaw San and Theingi Win Myat
Third Prize Arsenic contamination of ground water and development of arsenic iron removal method Khin Phyu Phyu, Mya Mar Lar, Tin Nwe Htwe, Tin Tin Han, Thet Htet Aung, Tin Tin Htike, Aye Thidar Htun, Thandar Wint Wint Aung and Kyaw Zin Thant

Participants