47th MYANMAR HEALTH RESEARCH CONGRESS

Department of Medical Research

No. 5, Ziwaka Road, Dagon Township, Yangon
Date :   7.01.2019 - 11.01.2019
day 1 ACADEMIC SESSION
day 1 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (1)
Dr. Thar Tun Kyaw Permanent Secretary (2) Ministry of Health and Sports
Dr. Thandar Lwin Deputy Director General Department of Public Health
8:30-8:50

Paper 24

Understanding determinants and contribution of Myanmar Medical Association active case finding tuberculosis project: an implementation research

Kyaw Ko Ko Htet, Saw Saw,Yu Yu Lwin, Myat Kyaw Thu, Thandar Soe, Sai Khun Mine and Khine Pwint Nwe

8:50-9:10

Paper 25

Strengthening private hospital involvement in TB Control focusing on TB management and treatment outcome among MMA PPM private hospitals in Myanmar: patients’ perspective

Thet Naing Maung, Ye Htut Kyaw, Tin Aung Moe, Kyaw Zaw, Aung Kyaw Hein and Myat Kyaw Thu

9:10-9:30

Paper 26

How are the village health volunteers deliver malaria testing and treatment services; What are the challenges they are facing? A mixed methods study in Myanmar

Nay Yi Yi Lin, Jaya Prasad Tripathy, Thae Maung Maung, Khine Khine Saw, Lei Yee Win Maw, Badri Thapa, Zaw Lin and Aung Thi

9:30-9:50

Paper 27

Developing subnational HIV planning for better response to HIV epidemic in the context of universal health coverage: focus on Kachin State

San Hone, Yin Thet Nu Oo, Khin Nyein Chan, Myo Kyaw Lwin,  Moh Moh Htun, Kyaw Soe and Htun Nyunt Oo

9:50-10:10

Paper 28

Are village health volunteers as good as basic health staffs in providing malaria care? A country wide analysis from Myanmar, 2015

Nay Yi Yi Lin, Soundappan Kathirvel, Badri Thapa, Md. Mushfiqur Rahman, Thae Maung Maung, Aye Mon Mon Kyaw, Aung Thi and Zaw Lin

day 1 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (2)
Prof. Dr. Rai Mra President Myanmar Medical Association
Prof. Dr. Htin Zaw Soe Rector University of Community Health Magway
10:25-10:45

Paper 29

Viral load suppression in Myanmar: implications for fast track monitoring and for key population programming

Myo Kyaw Lwin, Yin Thet Nu Oo, Moe Nandar Aung, Sai San Moon Lu and Pyae Sone

10:45-11:05

Paper 30

Urgent need to address multiple high-risk behavior and prevent HIV among young PWID

San Hone, Min Yu Aung, Roberta Sutton, Sabe Phyu, Khin Malar Tun, Marjolein Jacobs and Maria Lahuerta

11:05-11:25

Paper 31

Perception and current status of reproductive rights among women living with HIV

Nwe Oo Mon, Myo Myo Mon and Hnin Hnin Lwin

11:25-11:45

Paper 32

HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C and retention in care amongst people who inject drugs and are placed on methadone maintenance therapy, Yangon, Myanmar

Nyein Su Aye, Myo Minn Oo, Anthony D Harries, Myo Myo Mon,     San Hone, Htun Nyunt Oo and Nanda Myo Aung Wan

11:45-12:05

Paper 33

Harm reduction service availability and linkage for PWIDs among public and private service providers in selected priority townships

Nanda Myo Aung Wan, Yin Thet Nu Oo, Le Le Win, Kyaw Thu Hein and Kyaw Lwin Show

day 1 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (1)
Professor Dr. Mya Mya Aye Rector University of Medical Technology, Mandalay
Professor Dr. Wah Win Htike Professor/ Head Department of Microbiology University of Medicine 1, Yangon
8:30-8:50

Paper 44

Aetiology of asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnant women attending antenatal clinic, West Yangon General Hospital

Myat Thu Zar, Wah Win Htike and Khin May Oo

8:50-9:10

Paper 45

Bacteriological profile of blood samples from febrile neutropenic patients at the Department of Clinical Haematology in Yangon General Hospital

Theingi Win Hlaing, Than Than Su and Wah Win Htike

9:10-9:30

Paper 46

Extended spectrum β-lactamases producing gram negative bacteria isolated from infected wound of orthopedic patients

Shwe Phyu Aung, Wah Win Htike, San Mya and Thandar Win Maung

9:30-9:50

Paper 47

Detection of carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae in meat, fish and vegetable samples from selected wet markets in Yangon

Mya Mya Aye, Hpoo Pwint Myo Win, Hideharu Hagiya, Aye Aye Maw, Aye Yin Shwe, Hay Mar Win and Moh Moh Htun

9:50-10:10

Paper 48

Detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei in patients attending Yangon, Thingangyun, Insein and North Okkalapa General Hospitals

Mo Mo Win, Kyi Kyi Nyein Win, Thin Thin Wah, Wah Wah Aung, Khwar Nyo Zin, May Yee Aung, Myint Thazin Aung, Khin Phyu Phyu and David Dance

day 1 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (2)
Professor Dr. Aye Htun Rector University of Medicine 2, Yangon
Professor Dr. Khin Nyo Thein Professor/ Head Department of Child Health University of Medicine 2, Yangon
10:25-10:45

Paper 49

Active screening of inapparent dengue virus infection among monastic school students in Mandalay in 2018

Aung Kyaw Kyaw, Shine Thura Naing, Thida, Thein Thein Htwe, Tu Tu Mar, Thida Aung, Tin Moe Khaing, Khin Saw Aye and Kyaw Zin Thant

10:45-11:05

Paper 50

Predictors of severe dengue in adults

Ne Myo Aung, Myo Lwin Nyein, Mar Mar Kyi, Kay Thwe Han and Cho Cho Khine

11:05-11:25

Paper 51

Occurrence of Japanese Encephalitis cases among clinically suspected   acute encephalitis syndrome patients in Myanmar

Aye Mya Thu, Moe Yee Soe, Ommar Swe Tin and Wah Win Htike

11:25-11:45

Paper 52

Situation analysis of Japanese Encephalitis in Yangon Region, 2014-2016

Moh Moh Kyi, Tin Thitsar Lwin, Yamin Thaung and Ko Ko Zaw

11:45-12:05

Paper 53

Evaluation of the commercially available three dengue rapid diagnostic test kits for diagnosis of primary and secondary dengue virus infection at the point-of-care in Myanmar

Aung Kyaw Kyaw, Shine Thura Naing, Kyaw Ko Ko Htet, Thein Thein Htwe, Yin Yin Khaing, Khin Nilar Win, Thi Tar, Khin Saw Aye and Kyaw Zin Thant

day 1 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (1)
H.E. Dr. Mya Lay Sein Deputy Minister Ministry of Health and Sports
Professor Dr. Thet Khaing Win Permanent Secretary (1) Ministry of Health and Sports
13:00-13:20

Paper 6

Latent TB infection among diabetic patients

Ne Myo Aung, Myo Lwin Nyein, Mar Mar Kyi, Soe Thiha, Mon Mon Aung, Zaw Myint and Tin Tin Mar

13:20-13:40

Paper 7

Association between plasma fibrinogen level and disease activity in rheumatoid arthritis

Soe Yarzar, Myo Lwin Nyein, Chit Soe, Kyaw Soe, Aung Kyaw Thu and Myat Mon Oo

13:40-14:00

Paper 8

C-reactive protein (CRP) as a biomarker in the management of sepsis

Ne Myo Aung, Myo Lwin Nyein, Mar Mar Kyi and Kaung Myat 

14:00-14:20

Paper 9

Detection of ionizing radiation among radiographers and their risk perceptions and opinions towards radiation safety at public hospitals

Saint Saint Kyaw Thein, Than Than Sint, Win Thaw Dar Lwin and Tin Oo

day 1 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (2)
Professor Dr. Pe Thet Khi Chairman Ethics Review Committee Department of Medical Research
Professor Dr. Ye Myint Kyaw Professor/ Head Department of Child Health University of Medicine 1, Yangon
14:40-15:00

Paper 10

Clinical and haematological predictors of dengue infection among children with acute febrile illness visiting general practitioners in periurban settings, Yangon                                       

Win Lai May, Aye Aye Win, Han Win, Myo Myo Mon, Swe Zin Soe, Baby Hla, Dam Lian Pau, Hla Win Aung and Kyaw Zin Wai

15:00-15:20

Paper 11

Serum zinc and selenium level and nutritional status of primary school children in North Okkalapa Township

Nu Nu Ngai, Ni Ni Htwe and Khin Nyo Thein

15:20-15:40

Paper 12

Thyroid dysfunction in Down syndrome cases attending School for Disabled Children, Yangon

Thitsar Htet Htet Htoo, San San Htwe, Win Pa Pa Naing, Ye Myat Oo, Aye Aye Lwin, Moh Moh Hlaing, Aye Mya Khine, Win Win Mar and Yee Mar Tin

15:40 -16:00

Paper 13

Respiratory syncytial virus and non-respiratory syncytial virus positive bronchiolitis in children

Eikhaing Mon, Ye Kyaw Thu and Khin Nyo Thein

day 1 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (1)
Professor Dr. Myint Myint Nyein Professor/ Head Department of Pathology University of Medicine 1, Yangon
Professor Dr. Htay Htay Tin Deputy Director General National Health Laboratory Department of Medical Services
13:00-13:20

Paper 14

Von Hippel-Lindau gene mutations and vascular endothelial growth factor immunoexpression in clear cell renal cell carcinoma

Kyi Su Mon, May Thwe Lin, Myint Myint Nyein and Myat Mon

13:20-13:40

Paper 15

Cyclooxygenase-2 immunoexpression in carcinoma cervix

Thet Phoo Win, Lei Shwe Zin and Khin Thida Aung

13:40-14:00

Paper 16

Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) immunoexpression in colorectal adenocarcinoma

May Thu Khine, May Thwe Lin, Myint Myint Nyein and Myat Mon

14:00-14:20

Paper 17

Kras mutation in borderline and malignant surface epithelial ovarian tumour

May Ei Aung, Nyo Me May Thyn and Khin Thida Aung

14:20-14:40

Paper 18

A study of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation in Myanmar patients with adenocarcinoma lung

Khine San Yin, Myint Myint Naing, Nitar Khine, May Phyo Maung,  Aye Aye Nyunt, Nway Nway Htike, Hnin Hnin Aye and Aye Aye Myint

day 1 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (2)
Professor Dr. Myint Han Director General (Retired) Department of Medical Services
Professor Dr. Than Win Nyunt Professor/ Head Department of Elderly Medicine Yangon General Hospital
15:00-15:20

Paper 19

Malnutrition in the elderly and frailty, dependency and risk of fall

Ne Myo Aung, Myo Lwin Nyein, Mar Mar Kyi and Ei Ei Cho

15:20-15:40

Paper 20

Usefulness of mini nutritional assessment score in elderly hospitalized patients with vitamin D (25(OH)D3) deficiency Yangon, Myanmar

Min Zaw Oo, Khin Saw Than,  Kyaw Ko Ko Htet, Aye Mon Win, Zarni Tun and Saw Saw

15:40-16:00

Paper 21

Promoting healthy living of rural elderly people through health promoting interventions: quasi-experimental study

Ohnmar Myo, Ni Ni Aung and Nang Voe Phan

16:00-16:20

Paper 22

Factors influencing health seeking behavior of the elderly on non-communicable diseases in Pyay Township

Aung Kaung Khant, Cho Mar Htwe, Nyeing Thu, Kaung Myat Oo, Toe Pyae Thandar Htun, Nu Kaythi San, Thida Aung, Myat Su Khine and Mya Thandar

16:20-16:40

Paper 23

Impact of Chinese Medicine on polypharmacy and quality of life of elderly Malaysians residing in Klang valley, Selangor, Malaysia

Thaw Zin, Shenoy PD, Choo PY, Boo NY and Yap SF

day 2 (Auditorium (2) Advanced Molecular Research Centre)
INAUGURAL SESSION
08:30hr Inaugural speech by

H.E. Dr. Myint Htwe

Union Minister

Ministry of Health and Sports

09:00hr  Refreshments
day 2 (Auditorium-2 Advanced Molecular Research Centre)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (1)
H.E. Dr. Myint Htwe Union Minister Ministry of Health and Sports
Professor Dr. Zaw Wai Soe Acting Director General Department of Medical Research
10:00-10:20

Paper 1

Wealth-based health inequalities among Myanmar urban population: Further analysis of Myanmar demographic and health survey (2015-16)

Kyawt Sann Lwin, Lwin Lwin Aung, Thet Thet Mu and Khay Mar Mya

10:20-10:40

Paper 2

Study on health financing schemes implement as part of health system strengthening support of Gavi

Thiri Win, Saudamini Dabak, Yot Teerawattananon, Rajibul Islam, Roongnapa Khampang,Wai Mar Mar Tun and Alaka Singh

10:40-11:00

Paper 3

Supply chain factors affecting the availability of maternal and reproductive health (RH) commodities at primary health centers

Hla Mya Thway Einda, Khaing Nwe Tin, Zar Ni Soe,Wit Yee Phyo, Myo Ko Ko, Zay Yar Oo, Cho Cho Mya, Wai Mon Soe and Sai Win Zaw Hlaing

11:00-11:20

Paper 4

Cerebrospinal fluid Lipoarabinomannan Lateral Flow Assay (LAM-LFA) in diagnosing tuberculous meningitis in HIV infected patients

Sabai Phyu, Kyaw Swar Lin, Kyi Phyu Aye, Aye Su Mon, Wah Wah Aung and Htin Aung Saw

11:20-11:40

Paper 5

Malaria elimination in remote communities requires integration of malaria control activities into general health care; an observational study and interrupted-time-series analysis in Myanmar

Alistair RD McLean, Hla Phyo Wai, Aung Myat Thu, Zay Soe Khant, Chanida Indrasuta, Elizabeth A Ashley, Thar Tun Kyaw, Nicholas PJ Day, Arjen Dondorp, Nicholas J White and Frank M Smithuis

day 2 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (1)
Dr Tin Tin Lay Director General Department of Human Resources for Health
Professor Dr. Hla Hla Win Professor/ Head Department of Preventive and Social Medicine University of Medicine 1, Yangon
13:00-13:20

Paper 34

Role of community in retention of medical doctors in selected areas of Saggaing Region

May Thwel Hla Shwe, Kyaw Oo, Aung Min Myat and Sandar Aung

13:20-13:40

Paper 35

Perceived barriers to regular class attendance of BCommH students in University of Community Health, Magway

Htin Zaw Soe, A. B, Khin San Lin, Thet Su Zan, Nant Yee Mon Thwin and Nanda Hlaing

13:40-14:00

Paper 36

Health professionals’ readiness to implement electronic medical record system at East Yangon General Hospital

Pyae Sone Htoo, Thida Aung, Khay Mar Mya and Kyawt San Lwin

14:00-14:20

Paper 37

Perception and career commitment on working for the civil service and job satisfaction of assistant surgeons in teaching hospitals of University of Medicine 1, Yangon

Saw Win Htike, Cho Thet Khaing and Mya Thandar

14:20-14:40

Paper 38

Job satisfaction, intention to stay and associated factors among Health Assistants in Yangon Region Public Health Department

Chit Ko Han and Su Su Hlaing

day 2 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (2)
Professor Dr. Khin Zaw Director General Department of Food and Drug Administration
Professor Dr. Khay Mar Mya Rector (Retired) University of Public Health
15:00-15:20

Paper 39

Assessment of best environmental practices at selected central hospitals of Yangon Region

Seint Seint Thu, Kyawt Sann Lwin, Khay Mar Mya and Thida Aung

15:20-15:40

Paper 40

Auxiliary midwives: Where is her role in the health system?

Kyu Kyu Than, Khaing Nwe Tin, Thazin La and Hla Mya Thwe Einda

15:40-16:00

Paper 41

Is it a double-edged sword? Providing free of charge services at public hospitals in Myanmar

Kyaw Win, Tin Nyo Nyo Latt, Swe Win, Khin Thet Wai, Thant Zin, Yin Thet Nu Oo, Wai Wai Han, Thanda Linn and Phyo Kyi Thant

16:00-16:20

Paper 42

Gap between what we have to do and what we are doing: assessment among mid-level and senior level managers/ directors from Department of Public Health and Department of Medical Services, Ministry of Health and Sports

Win Mar Lar Kyin, Khin Thu Htet, Nyi Nyi Aung, Wit Yee Win and Thet Htwe

16:20-16:40

Paper 43

Patients’ satisfaction and utilization on reception service among Out-Patient Department at Mandalay General Hospital

Cherry Aung, Thin Myat Han, Hnin Ei Hlaing Swe, Hnin Myaing, Tin Aung Kyaw, Ei Sandar Oo and Ei Mon Phyo

day 2 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (1)
Professor Dr. Win Win Mya Professor/ Head (Retired) Department of Obstetrics and  Gynaecology University of Medicine 1, Yangon
Professor Dr. Nwe Mar Tun Professor/ Head Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology University of Medicine, Mandalay
day 2 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (2)
Professor Dr. Mya Thidar Professor/ Head (Retired) Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology University of Medicine 1, Yangon
Professor Dr. Khin May Thin Professor/ Head Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology University of Medicine, Magway
15:00-15:20

Paper 59

Efficacy and safety of oral micronized progesterone for prevention of preterm birth

Win Nanda Myo, Khin May Htwe and San San Myint

15:20-15:40

Paper 60

Admission cardiotocography at first stage of labour and fetal outcomes in Magway Teaching Hospitals

Ngu Wah Linn, Khaing Yu Swe and Nwe Mar Tun

15:40-16:00

Paper 61

Outcomes of cryotherapy in women with low grade squamous intraepithelial lesions of cervix at Magway Teaching Hospitals

Kay Zin Phu Wai, Nwe Mar Tun and Su Hlaing Htar

16:00-16:20

Paper 62

Toxoplasma gondii infection among pregnant women attending antenatal clinic at West Yangon General Hospital

Hsu Mon Wai Hlaing, Wah Win Htike and Aye Marlar Win

16:20-16:40

Paper 63

Awareness and practice of health care professionals on post abortion care services

Phyoe Wai Soe and Mya Mya Thaik

day 3 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (1)
Dr. Kyaw Zin Thant Director General (Retired) Department of Medical Research
Professor Dr. Win Win Maw Professor/ Head Department of Microbiology University of Medicine 2, Yangon
8:30-8:50

Paper 64

Molecular characterization of multidrug-resistant Beijing genotype Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in Myanmar

Lai Lai San, Khin Saw Aye, Nan Aye Thida Oo, Mu Mu Shwe, Yukari Fukushima, Stephen V Gordon, Yasuhiko Suzuki and Chie Nakajima

8:50-9:10

Paper 65

Molecular typing of Myanmar Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates by Spoligotyping, MIRU-VNTR typing and IS6110 RFLP typing

Phyu Win Ei, Wah Wah Aung, Wint Wint Nyunt, Thyn Lei Swe, Mi Mi Htwe, Su Mon Win, Hyeyoung Lee, Jong Seok Lee and Chulhun L Chang

9:10-9:30

Paper 66

Characterization of pyrazinamide resistance in clinical multi-drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Myanmar

Nan Aye Thida Oo, Lai Lai San, Mya Mya Aye, Khin Saw Aye, Wah Wah Aung, Chie Nakajima and Yasuhiko Suzuki

9:30-9:50

Paper 67

Active tuberculosis among health care workers

Ne Myo Aung, Myo Lwin Nyein, Mar Mar Kyi, Lin Lin Tun Myint, Thaung Lin, Thiri Phyu Sin,  Wah Set Po and May San Cho

day 3 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (2)
Professor Dr. Ne Win President Myanmar Academy of Medical Science
Professor Dr. Zaw Lynn Aung Professor/ Head Department of Medicine University of Medicine 1, Yangon
10:10-10:30

Paper 68

Serum selenium level in psoriatic patients

Myint Myat Thwai, Mon Mon Soe and Khin Thida Aung

10:30-10:50

Paper 69

Effectiveness of self-management education on lifestyle modification of patients with hypertension and diabetes at Bilugyun, Choungzone Township, Mon State

Zar Ni Aung, Khin Sandar Tun and Kyaw Hlaing

10:50-11:10

Paper 70

Serum HDL2 and HDL3-cholesterol level in coronary artery disease

Hein Ko Oo, Sint Sint Tun, Theigi Myint and Kyu Kyu Maung

11:10-11:30

Paper 71

The effect of amlodipine on insulin sensitivity in prediabetic hypertensive patients

Kay Yi Htun, Thida Tun and Nu Nu Aye

11:30-11:50

Paper 72

Bacteriological profile of urinary tract infections in patients with type 2 DM

Phue Pwint Thynn, Khin May Oo and Wah Win Htike

day 3 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (1)
Professor Dr. Yi Yi Tin Rector University of Pharmacy Yangon
Professor Dr. Nwe Nwe Than Professor/ Head Department of Pharmacology University of Medicine, Mandalay
8:30-8:50

Paper 83

Development of the Phyllanthus emblica L. fruit (ဆီးဖြူသီး) pericarp extract tablets

Ne Yi Hla, Win Myint, Khin Tar Yar Myint, Myint Hla, Su Su Yi, Win Win Maw and Ei Ei Khine

8:50-9:10

Paper 84

Anti-inflammatory effect of Vitex negundo Linn. (ကြောင်ပန်း ကြီး) leaves and its chemical composition by GC-MS

Aye Aye Phyu, Ei Ei Htway, Khin May Thi, Kyaw Min Aung,  Aye Aye Htun, Swe Zin Aung, Thiri Hlaing, Sanda Linn and Maung Maung Thet

9:10-9:30

Paper 85

Antidiarrhoeal activity of seeds of Trigonella foenum-graecum Linn. in mice

Zaw Myo Tint, Khin Phyu Phyu, Khine Khine Lwin, Mu Mu Sein Myint, Khin Tar Yar Myint, Mya Mya Aye, Phyu Phyu Win,   Myint Myint Khine and Mie Mie Thaw

9:30-9:50

Paper 86

Antihyperlipidemic activity of fruits of Terminalia chebula Retz. on triton induced hyperlipidemic rats

Khine Khine Lwin, Mu Mu Sein Myint, Khin Phyu Phyu, Aye Win Oo, Shwe Zin Pyone, Phyu Phyu Win, Myint Myint Khine, San San Myint and Nu Nu Win

9:50-10:10

Paper 87

Determination of hair staining effect and lawsone content from leaf extracts of Lawsonia inermis Linn.

Thiri Hlaing, Khin Tar Yar Myint, San San Wai, Khine Sabel Aung, Aye Aye Phyu, Mar Mar Myint, Aye Win Oo, Kyi Kyi Oo and Soe Myint Aye

day 3 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (2)
Professor Dr. Thein May Saw Rector University of Pharmacy Mandalay
Professor Dr. Nu Nu Aye Professor/ Head Department of Pharmacology University of Medicine 1, Yangon
10:25-10:45

Paper 88

Effect of oral pantoprazole on insulin secretion in type 2 diabetic patients taking metformin

Aye Myat Moe, Soe Yu Zaw, Khin Thin Yu, Latt Latt Win, Yee Yee Tin and Nu Nu Aye

10:45-11:05

Paper 89

Effect of antacid mixture on the pharmacokinetics of levofloxacin in healthy volunteers

Myint Myint Maw, Min Wun and Latt Latt Win

11:05-11:25

Paper 90

Effect of amlodipine on pharmacokinetics of metformin in healthy volunteers

Khine Kyaw, Aye Soe, Yee Yee Tin, Nu Nu Aye and Latt Latt Win

11:25-11:45

Paper 91

Enhancement of solubility and stability of plaunotol by using cyclodextrin

Wai Mi Aung, Thiri Hlaing, Nuttha Kaewnopparat, Sarunyoo Songkro and Juraithip Wungsintaweekul

11:45-12:05

Paper 92

Effect of antacid mixture on the pharmacokinetics of rosuvastatin in healthy volunteers

Hnin Hnin Khine, Htet Aung, Latt Latt Win and Nu Nu Aye

day 3 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (1)
Professor Dr. Saw Kler Ku Professor/ Head Department of Obstetrics and  Gynaecology University of Medicine 2, Yangon
Professor Dr. San San Htay Professor/ Head Department of Preventive and Social Medicine University of Medicine 2, Yangon
13:00-13:20

Paper 73

Knowledge and attitude of parents on sex education in Twantay Township, Yangon Region

Pyae Phyo, Swe Mar Myint Lwin, Thandar Tun, Joseph Van Bawi Uk, Myat Hsu Paing Thaw, Nyein Nyein Chit, Khin Myo Myo Win and Hnin Wutt Yee Win

13:20-13:40

Paper 74

2017 Facility assessment for reproductive health commodities and services

Moe Kyaw Myint, Hla Mya Thwe Einda, Myintzu Tin Oung, Kyaw Thu Soe, Kyaw Ko Ko Htet, Khaing Nwe Tin, Hnin Hnin Lwin and Kyaw Oo

13:40-14:00

Paper 75

Parents’ and teachers’ perception and willingness to teach sexuality education prescribed in life skills education curriculum, Mawlamyine Township

Than Htut Win, Chomar Kaung Myint, Kyaw Swa Mya and Yadanar

14:00-14:20

Paper 76

Parents’ perception on sex education towards their adolescent children in Twantay Township, Yangon Region

Tun Win Latt, Swe Mar Myint Lwin, Thandar Tun, Nan Hkawn Pan, Thiha Than, Nay Lynn Htet, Aung Kyaw Soe and Kyaw Phyo Paing

14:20-14:40

Paper 77

Understanding sexual behaviour and patterns of contraceptive use among unmarried adolescent university students in Mandalay District, Myanmar

Myitzu Tin Oung, Thida, Kyaw Thu Soe, Yadanar Aung, Khaing Nwe Tin and Theingi Myint

day 3 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (2)
Professor Dr. San San Myint Aung President Myanmar Maternal and Child Welfare Association
Professor Dr. San San Myint Professor/ Head Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology University of Medicine 1, Yangon
15:00-15:20

Paper 78

Is community intervention effective for improving maternal, newborn and child health care in hard to reach areas of Chin State, Myanmar?

Myo Myo Mon, Kyaw Min Htut, Aung Ye Naung Win, Myo Win Tin, Khin Zaw, Zin Mar Aye, Lwin Lwin Ni and Ni Ni Htay Aung

15:20-15:40

Paper 79

Perceived quality towards maternal health care services among selected rural communities: mixed method approach

Ei Ei Khaing, Yin Yin, Htein Linn, Nang Voe Phan and Aye Su Su Win

15:40-16:00

Paper 80

Assessment of midwifery performance on maternal and newborn health after Basic Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (BEmONC) training

Hla Mya Thway Einda, Khaing Nwe Tin, Yu Mon Myint and  Wit Yee Phyo

16:00-16:20

Paper 81

Quality of initial care for women with postpartum hemorrhage and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy at community level of Myanmar: a vignette-based study

Thida, Tippawan Liabsuetrakul and Khaing Nwe Tin

16:20-16:40

Paper 82

Community perspective on maternal mortality in Myanmar

Kyaw Thu Hein, Wai Wai Han, Kyaw Thu, Kyaw Thet Aung, Ei Ei Swe, Khaing Nwe Tin and Hla Mya Thway Einda

day 3 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (1)
Professor Dr. Shin Naung Lwin Professor/ Head Department of Pharmacology University of Medicine 2, Yangon
Professor Dr. Latt Latt Win Professor/ Head Department of Pharmacology University of Medicine, Taunggyi
13:00-13:20

Paper 93

Effects of Morinda citrifolia Linn. (Ye-Yo) fruit juice on serum lipid profile and serum uric acid in hyperlipidemic patients

Mya Kyi Zin, Thida Tun and Nang Hla Hla Win

13:20-13:40

Paper 94

Lipid lowering and antioxidant effects of purple grape (Vitis labrusca L.) juice in boderline hypercholesterolemic subjects

Khaing Khaing Latt and Latt Latt Win

13:40-14:00

Paper 95

Antioxidant activity of lipsticks with betacyanin pigments of red dragon fruit (Hylocereus polyrhizus)

Theeoo Lwin, Htet Htet Win and Khin Chit

14:00-14:20

Paper 96

Evaluation of sunscreen activity of creams containing fruit peel extract of Punica granatum Linn.

Khin Myo Oo, Khin Phyu Phyu, Mg Mg and Nwe Nwe Than

14:20-14:40

Paper 97

Formulation of capsule dosage form containing ethanolic fruit extract of Terminalia chebula Retz. (Hpan-ga) having potent antioxidant activity

Wai Wai Lwin, Cho Yi Myint, Maung Maung and Khin Tar Yar Myint

day 3 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (2)
Dr. Yi Yi Myint Rector Yangon General Hospital 
Dr. Khin Chit Deputy Director General Department of Food and Drug Administration
15:00-15:20

Paper 98

Bioefficacy of medicinal plant: Morinda citrifolia leaf extract  against the three mosquito vectors

Than Myat Soe, Yi Yi Mya, Mya Nilar Chaw Su, Naw Hnin Myint, Tun Tun Win, Si Si Aung, Than Than Htwe, Ei Ei Htwe and Zin Nwe Soe

15:20-15:40

Paper 99

Effect of telmisartan on the pharmacokinetics of rosuvastatin in healthy volunteers

Zaw Lin Bo, Htet Aung, Latt Latt Win and Nu Nu Aye

15:40-16:00

Paper 100

Effect of sucralfate on the pharmacokinetics of ciprofloxacin in healthy volunteers

Khin Khin Khaing, Shwe Su Mon and Latt Latt Win

16:00-16:20

Paper 101

Effect of high-fat food on pharmacokinetics of dihydroartemisinin in Myanmar healthy volunteers

Cho Cho Lwin, Yee Yee Tin , Thaw Zin and Marlar Myint

16:20-16:40

Paper 102

Antihyperglycemic activity of hydroalcoholic extract of leaves of Mimusops elengi Linn. on patients with uncomplicated type 2 diabetes mellitus

Khaing Thae Su Htwe, Linn Zaw Win, Sam Sam Htuu, Kyi Kyi Oo, Theim Kyaw and Kyaw Thein Htay

16:40-17:00

Paper 103

In-vitro and in-vivo bioequivalence studies on three brands of levofloxacin in Myanmar market

 Hnin Thandar Nwe,  Min Wun  and Latt Latt Win

day 4 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (1)
Professor Dr. Khin Maung Lwin Rector University of Medicine, Mandalay
Professor Dr. Ko Ko Professor/ Head Department of Endocrinology University of Medicine 2, Yangon
8:30-8:50

Paper 104

Comparison of knowledge and attitude of midwives on diabetes mellitus between PEN project townships and Non-PEN project townships in Yangon Region

Su Su Hlaing, Khin San Myint and Kyaw Swa Mya

8:50-9:10

Paper 105

Implementation of providing community based psychosocial supportive intervention to depressive women in North Dagon Township, Myanmar

Phyo Kyi Thant, Tin Nyo Nyo Latt, San San Oo, Khin Hnin Pwint, Kyaw Linn, Thet Zaw, Shin Shin Mon and Ei Kyar Phyu Toe

9:10-9:30

Paper 106

Cost analysis of acute coronary syndrome patients in cardiac medical unit of Yangon General Hospital, 2017

Kyaw Thu Lynn, Khin San Myint and Kyaw Swar Mya

9:30-9:50

Paper 107

Level of awareness and practice of road traffic safety among residents in Chin State

Bawi Mang Lian, Wit Yee Win, Kyi Lwin and Hnin Pa Pa Khine

9:50-10:10

Paper 108

Incidence of snakebite in four townships of Yangon Region

Khin Thida Thwin, Han Win, Myo Myo Mon, Myat Sandar Aung and Sandar Kyi

day 4 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (2)
Professor Dr. Soe Moe Naing Professor/ Head Department of Preventive and Social Medicine University of Medicine, Mandalay
Professor Dr. Cho Mar Kaung Myint Professor/ Head Department of Health Behaviour and Communication University of Public Health
10:30-10:50

Paper 109

Effectiveness of psychosocial intervention programme on severity of alcohol addiction in client with alcohol use disorder at mental health hospital, Yangon

Thida Winn Myint, Ni Ni Aung and Khin Nyo

10:50-11:10

Paper 110

Consumption of tobacco and alcohol versus poverty among households living in selected urban slums of Yangon Region

Thet Htwe, Win Myint Oo, Kyawt Sann Lwin and Aye Moe Moe Lwin

11:10-11:30

Paper 111

Social and health consequences of alcohol drinking among male patients admitted to medical units, Yangon General Hospital

Aung Pyae Phyo, Saw Saw, Min Zaw Oo and Nan Khin Phone Tint

11:30-11:50

Paper 112

Lives of married women living with violent husband: Feminist Perspectives

Nan Kyi Pyar Si, Nang Htawn Hla and Aye Su Su Win

day 4 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (1)
Dr. Ye Htut Deputy Director General (Retired) Department of Medical Research
Dr. Myat Phone Kyaw Deputy Director General (Retired) Department of Medical Research
8:30-8:50

Paper 124

Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine combination therapy in uncomplicated falciparum malaria in adults: Are there any ECG changes?

Khin Phyu Pyar, Zar Ni Htet Aung and Sai Aik Hla

8:50-9:10

Paper 125

Importance of staff residential building area in school campus for dengue vector control

Sai Zaw Min Oo, Yan Naung Maung Maung, Sein Thaung, Maung Maung Mya, Khin Myo Aye, Zar Zar Aung, Aye Mon Mon Kyaw, Moh Mon Htun and Noboru Minakawa

9:10-9:30

Paper 126

Malaria vector bionomic study in Kayah State and Kachin State

Aye Aye Myint, Thiha, Ohmar Nyo, Abraham, Aung Thi and Nay Yi Yi Lin

9:30-9:50

Paper 127

Susceptible status of temephos (1% sand granules) against dengue vector Aedes aegypti larvae

Aye Aye Myint, Thiha, Zaw Lin and Nay Yi Yi Lin

9:50-10:10

Paper 128

Emerging neglected helminthiasis and determinants of multiple helminth infections in Shwegyin Township, Myanmar: a cross-sectional study

Kay Thwe Han, Khin Thet Wai, Kyin Hla Aye, Khine Wah Kyaw, Wai Phyo Maung, Naychi Aung San, Naing Naing Win and Tin Oo

day 4 (Parallel Session SRC Lecture Theatre)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (2)
Professor Dr. S. Kyaw Hla Chairman Myanmar Medical Council
Dr. Myo Khin Acting Director General (Retired) Department of Medical research
10:30-10:50

Paper 129

Effect of milk supplementation on nutritional status of primary school children in rural area of Yangon Region

Moh Moh Hlaing, Mya Ohnmar, Khin Mittar Moe San, Phyo Yadanar, Thazin Aung, Sandar Tun, Aung Myat Kyaw, Thidar Khine and Sandar

10:50-11:10

Paper 130

Nutritional status and worm infestation of adolescent Buddhist nuns in Yangon Region

Su Su Hlaing, Chit Ko Han and Kyaw Soe Lwin

11:10-11:30

Paper 131

Serum vitamin D level of young children  living in Aung Lan Township and Hmawbi Township

Thazin Aung, Moh Moh Hlaing, Khin Myittar Moe San, Sandar Tun, Aung Myat Kyaw, Myat Myat Thu, Thida Khine and Theingi Thwin

11:30-11:50

Paper 132

The biochemical profile of oils used for cooking in Myanmar

Ohmmar Myint Shein, Khin Chit, Han Win, Tint Swe Latt, Mo Mo Than, Ei Sandar Oo and Aung Paing Paing Soe

day 4 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (1)
Dr. Ye Tint Lwin Deputy Director General (Retired) Department of Medical Research
Professor Dr. Than Htut Department of Ocupational and Environmental Health University of Public Health
13:00-13:20

Paper 113

Assessment of physicochemical parameters of Dokhtawady river water around Yeywa hydropower plant

Mi Mi Khin, Lie Lie Win, Su Su Win and Sandar Shein

13:20-13:40

Paper 114

Determination of heavy metal contents in rice varieties from Myaungmya, Labutta and Pyinsalu Townships, Ayeyarwady Region

Phyo Wai Zin, Myo Nanda Aung, Khin Phyu Phyu, Mya Marlar, Tin Tin Han and Htain Lin Tun

13:40-14:00

Paper 115

Detection of plasticizer content in different PET (polyethylene terephthalate) drinking water bottles

Ei Ei Htway, Myint Myint Khaing, Aye Thida Htun, May Thandar Htun, Thiri Hlaing, Rai Kit, Khin May Thi and Win Aung

14:00-14:20

Paper 116

Some anthropometric measurements of Taung-Yoe peoples of Southern Shan State

Htin Linn, Thitsar Aye Maung Than and Myint San Nwe

14:20-14:40

Paper 117

Vitamin D status and physical performance in adolescent athletes

Khin Mi Mi Lay, Thura Tun Oo, Bala Kyaw Thu, Win Lai Lai Sint, Sandar Win, Khin San Lwin, Htike Htike Soe, Yi Yi Mon and Htet Htet Lwin

day 4 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Afternoon Session (2)
Professor Dr. Ko Ko Lwin Rector Defence Services Medical Academy
Professor Dr. Shwe Toe Rector University of Dental Medicine, Yangon
15:00-15:20

Paper 118

Expression and characterization of PLA2 clone derived from Russell’s viper (Daboia siamensis) venom gland

Thet Thet Mar, Zaw Myint, Aung Zaw Latt, Tin Ko Ko Oo, Thuzar Hla Shwe, Hsu Mon Aung, Lwin Zar Maw and Nwe Ni Aung

15:20-15:40

Paper 119

Serological status of hepatitis B virus infection among monks and novices at Buddhist monasteries in three townships, Yangon

Moe Pwint, Wah Win Htike and Aye Marlar Win

15:40-16:00

Paper 120

Hepatitis B  genotypes/subgenotype in families of HBV carriers

Myint Myint Sein, Nakamoto S, Nan Nwe Win, Kanda T, Yi Yi Kyaw, Win Win Maw and Shirasawa H

16:00-16:20

Paper 121

Systemic bone density and clinical oral health status in menopause women

Phyu Ou Maung, Aye Myat Lwin, May Thu Lynn, Myo Thi Han, Aung Zay Latt and Kyaw Kyaw Myint

16:20-16:40

Paper 122

A study on correlation between dental functional units and the oral health related quality of life among aged population

Thein Tun Oo, Saw Tun Aung and Ko Ko Soe

16:40-17:00

Paper 123

Programmed cell death 4 immunohistochemical expression in the epithelial cells of normal ovaries

Myo Min Nyunt and La Bang Hkawn

day 5 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (1)
Dr. Than Htun Aung Deputy Director General Department of Public Health
Professor Dr. Nay Soe Maung Rector (Retired) University of Public Health
8:30-8:50

Paper 133

Awareness, perception and vaccination of Japanese Encephalitis vaccine among care givers in Hsipaw Township, Northern Shan State, 2018

Thinn Thinn, Chan Nyein Aung, Thet Paing Lin, Yamin Thaung and Ko Ko Zaw

8:50-9:10

Paper 134

Missed opportunities for immunization among children under two years and perception to missed opportunities for immunization among midwives in hilly region, delta region and plain region

Yin Yin Htwe, May Tharaphu, D Nyein Myat, Su Su Hlaing and Ko Ko Zaw

9:10-9:30

Paper 135

Determinants of incomplete immunization or no immunization among children aged 12-23 months in Myanmar: further analysis of the Myanmar demographic and health survey 2015-16

May Phyu Lynn, Kyaw Swa Mya and Aung Tin Kyaw

9:30-9:50

Paper 136

Factors influencing mass drug administration compliance for elimination of lymphatic filariasis in Mawlamyaing Township, Mon State

Nilar Aye Tun, Swe Zin Linn, Su Thet Mon Thein, Chan Nyein Aung, Min Thu, Thura Htun and Khaing Lay Mon

9:50-10:10

Paper 137

Barriers to mass drug administration compliance: providers and community perspectives

Peter Khai Deih Tung, Su Hlaing Myint, Yin Yin Htwe, Sai Myint Htwe, Sandar Lwin, Aung Min Htet, Yadanar and Aung Tin Kyaw

day 5 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Morning Session (2)
Professor Dr. Chit Soe Professor/ Head Department of Rheumatology University of Medicine 1, Yangon
Professor Dr. Kyawt San Lwin Professor/ Head Department of Health Policy and Managenment, University of Public Health
10:30-10:50

Paper 138

Utilization of computed tomography in Yangon General Hospital

Aye Moe Thet Myint and Khaing Lay Mon

10:50-11:10

Paper 139

Poverty among households living in slum area of Hlaing Tharyar Township, Yangon City, Myanmar

Thet Htwe, Win Myint Oo, Kyawt Sann Lwin and Aye Moe Moe Lwin

11:10-11:30

Paper 140

Challenges to implement action plan for good quality medicine in the private retailed market, Myanmar

Khin Hnin Pwint, Khin Chit, Khin Thet Wai, Min Wun, Myat Moe Kyi, Nyein Su Aye, Saint Saint Kyaw Thein and Moe Moe Aye

11:30-11:50

Paper 141

Chronic arsenic exposure on cognitive ability in adolescents living in Kyone-Pyaw Township

Kyaw Thet Naing, Aye Aye Thein, Khin Phyu Phyu, Ohnmar and Mya Mya Thwin

day 5 (Auditorium-1)
Chairpersons
Closing Session
12:30-12:45 Closing speech

Acting Director General, Department of Medical Research