Work experience

Work experience
Dec 2000 - Present

Consultant/Policy Analyst/Market and Outcome Researcher

Global Health Consultant

* Provided consultations for public health services and development activities for UNs such as WHO, UNFPA, UNODC; including project coordination and management, epidemiology and biostatistics, Reproductive Health, maternal, neonate, and child health, AIDS, TB, Malaria, and NCDs

* Provided consultations for numerous NGOs such as MercyCorps, Joy of Sharing, PU-AMI, AMDA, Merlin, American Refugee Committee(ARC), CPI, Myanmar Business Executives(MBE), Myanmar Red-Cross Society(MRCS), and Myanmar Medical Association(MMA); resulting in grants being awarded by Global Fund(GF) to ARC and CPI, 3.5 million and 1.5 million respectively

* Provided consultations for Multinational Corporations(TOTAL, Petronas-Carigali(HK)

Aug 2010 - Present

Vice President (1)

Myanmar Business Executives (MBE) Association
Jun 2012 - Dec 2013

Project Officer-Malaria

World Health Organization

National Project Officer-Malaria World Health Organization(WHO)-Myanmar/3MDG(3-Millennium Development Goals) Fund

* Conducted assessment of National Malaria Control Programme and artemisinin resistance surveillance resulting in effective monitoring and evaluation of malaria control processes, prevention of malaria among pregnant women, and anti-malaria containment strategy

Jun 2012 - Dec 2013

Senior Healthcare Counselor

Vriens & Partners (Singapore)

* Provided consultation on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for Philips and Sanofi companies

Jul 2011 - Dec 2013

Public Health Consultant

MMRD (Myanmar Marketing Research and Development)

* Provided consultations on Market and Outcome Research for Merck, Roche, Sanofi, DKSH, and Malaysian Tourism board's market researches.

Mar 2007 - Dec 2013

Professional Trainer (AIDS, TB, Malaria, PSM, CME projects)

Myanmar Medical Association (MMA)

* Trained Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Data management, Monitoring &Evaluation, Project Cycle Management, Leadership, Teamwork, Organization Behavior/Organization Development courses

Jan 2007 - Jan 2012

Associate Professor and Head of Department of Epidemiology

University of Public Health, Myanmar

* Trained and supervised epidemiology and biostatistics, surveillance, and research methodology to Diploma in Hospital Administration, Master of Public Health, and PhD (Public Health) students

* Conducted research on Reproductive Health, injuries, Infectious and Non-Communicable Diseases

Dec 2000 - Jan 2007

Project Manager/Epidemiologist/Consultant (HIV)

National AIDS Control Programme (NAP)

Project Manager/Epidemiologist (Head Quarter, Assistant Assistant Director, Upper Myanmar HIV epidemiologist and Venereologist):

Project Manager: 100% Targeted Condom Promotion Project: NAP and UNFPA

Project Manager: Integrated HIV Care Project (Integrated TB-HIV Project), IUATLD/NAP/NTP

National Consultant for UNs (UNFPA, WHO, UNODC)

* Coordinated and managed the 100% Targeted Condom Promotion project and Joint TB-HIV Project, analyzed statistics and synthesised reports, communicated and presented the findings of projects; evaluated standards, policies, practices, and procedures

* Conducted Behavioural Studies of Men who have Sex with Men and People Who Inject Drugs

* Coordinated and investigated HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections surveillance and other HIV prevention and control activities resulting in 30% reduction of HIV/STIs incidence in 5 years


Jul 2012 - Jun 2014

Graduate Diploma

Yangon University
Jan 2011 - Dec 2012

Graduate Diploma in BIOMEDICAL ETHICS

Monash University
Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

Graduate Course on International Community Health

University of Oslo
Sep 2007 - Jan 2010

MASTERS in Developmental Studies

Yangon Institute of Economics
Mar 2009 - Dec 2009

Graduate Diploma

University of Public Health
Sep 2003 - Jun 2006

Master in Business Administration

Yangon Institute of Economics
Sep 1998 - Aug 2002

Certificate in Humanitarian Assistance

Loma Linda University
Jul 1996 - Aug 2002

Doctor of Public Health

Loma Linda University
Apr 2002 - Jul 2002

Post-Doctoral study on Epidemiology of HIV/AIDS

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Sep 1995 - Jun 2000

Master of Public Health (MPH)

Loma Linda University
Sep 1998 - Jun 2000

Master in Health Information Systems

Loma Linda University
Dec 1981 - Mar 1997

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

University of Medicine (1)



Project Management

Medical Epidemiology


Public Health

Global Health

Outcome Research


Budget and Finance