Dr Thant Zin

Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Health Science

 Myanmar: Myanmar Medical Reg. Sama 14884 (since 1998) Republic of Nauru: Health Practitioner Registration, specialist class- MO 08/09 (2009-2010) Malaysia: Malaysia Medical Council Registration MMC No. 53103 (2011-2015) Education 2006 MSc. Public Health in Developing Countries, University of London, UK 2005 Diploma of Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK 1996 M. B., B. S. University of Medicine ( I ), Yangon, Myanmar Fellowship and Professional Training 2007 Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Fellowship (UK) 2015 University Malaysia Sabah, Year of the Research Award (2015) 2012 Good Clinical Practice Certificate (Clinical Research Centre, Malaysia) 2014 Institutional Review Board and Principle Investigator Certificate, Jhpigo (Affiliated with John Hopkins University, US) 2014 Human Subject Research Course Certificate (Johns Hopkins Blomber School of Public Health, US) Expertise and Summary of working; 1. Monitoring and Evaluation; Global Fund (Prospective Country Evaluation-Myanmar 2017- 2020) American Refugee Committee (evaluation for Malaria programme in Ethnic Health Organization Area KDHW and MNHC, November 2016); WHO (RAI Mekong Regional Malaria programme, September 2016); World Vision Myanmar (Community Base TB and Malaria programme 2016); Myanmar Women Network organization (M&E framework for Olof Palme International Center Project ―Capacity Building for Member Organization of WON‖ 2016); 2. Academic Teaching: Community Health, Public Health, Health Care System Management,; STI Management University (2017); academic teaching for Health and Development, and University Malaysia Sabah (2011-2014); teaching medical and nursing students; 3. Project design, proposal and technical support; Myanmar Health Assistant Association (2011, 2014-15, 2016, 2017); project design and proposal for MNCH (UNOPS 3MDG) and TB-Malaria (GFATM) and technical support for communicable diseases, MNCH, WASH and nutrition, ArYoneOo; 3MDG Collective Voice project reporting and technical supervision, etc. 4. International Health and Development programme; - Nauru (2009-2010); public health, WASH, communicable and non-communicable disease, and monitoring evaluation; - UNDP (2006-2008); WASH and primary health care, monitoring evaluation, MCH - INGOs (2002-2006); Primary Health Care and Community Base Health System, Island Health, Water Sanitation and Hygiene behaviour change communication, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health - Ministry of Health, Myanmar; medical officer in Kyaing Ton general hospital (Myanamr Thai Laos border) from 2000 to 2002 and Tong Zeng township health department (Myanmar India border) from 1998-2000. 5. Research and Publication; - Thant Zin, et al. Pilot Study for Health-Related Quality Of Life and Comorbidity among Elderly People in Rural Sabah, Malaysia. (South East Asia Journal of Public Health 2015;5(2):35-42. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/seajph.v5i2.28311 ) - AAW, Thant Zin et.al., Host and Parasite Immunopathogenesis of Malaria, Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences, Vol 15(3.I) :134-138 - Improving nutrition services for conflict-affected communities in Rakhine State, Health

I verify that the information contained within this curriculum vitae is true and correct as at April 04th
, 2017. (Dr. Thant Zin)s
Cluster Bulletin, June 2016, Issue 3 - Thant Zin et al. Health for All toward Reducing Poverty in Myanmar, e-bulletin of preventive and social medicine, Myanmar Medical Association, November 2015. - Thant Zin, et al. Influencing Factors for Cholera and Diarrhoea: Water Sanitation and Hygiene in Impoverished Rural Villages of Beluran District, Sabah Malaysia, Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine 2015, Vol. 15 (1):30-40 - Thant Zin, et al. Body Fat Percentage, BMI and Skinfold Thickness Measurements, South East Asia Journal of Public Health 2014, 4(1): 12-17. - Thant Zin, et al. ―Island Health Review, The Way Forward in Pacific‖. Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine 2014, Vol. 14 (3): 36-46 - Thant Zin, et al. ―Influencing Factors for Household Water Quality Improvement in Reducing Diarrhoea in Resource Limited Areas‖, WHO South east Asia Journal of Public Health, 2013, Vol 2 (1): 6-11 - Thant Zin, et al. ―Focusing Health Equity, Efficiency and Health Maximization‖. Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine, Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine 2013, Vol. 13(1): 64-71 - Dr Thant Zin. What Will Make Development Policy Succeed or Fail. World Bank Development Out Reach Magazine: Emerging Issues in Development Policy, volume thirteen number one April 2011 Others; - Thant Zin, et al. Scaling-up Midwifery for Myanmar Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Services (review report paper) - Than Myint, Thant Zin, et al., Assessment of Inter-examiner Agreement on Double Marking of Essay Papers. Borneo Journal of Medical Sciences, 2015; 9 pp 23-28. Reviewer 1. International Research Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences (2015-2016) irjmms@netjournals.org 2. Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology (2013-2016) www.academicjournals.org/JPHE 3. International Journal of Medicine and Medical Science (2013-2015) www.academicjournals.org/JPHE International and Regional Conference 1. RAI Regional Steering Committee Meeting and presentation for Evaluation Report (11.10.2016) in Seim Reap, Cambodia. 2. The ICM Asia Pacific Regional Conference - Yokohama Japan, July 2015. (paper presented) 3. International Health GIS Conference 2011 – New Delhi India, August 2011 4. PIRMCCM (Pacific Island Multi Country Coordinating Mechanism) – Nadi Fiji, October 2009 5. USAID/OFDA Asia Pacific Regional Protection Workshop – Bangkok Thailand, February 2009. 6. UNDP Asia Pacific Regional Gender Training Workshop - Colombo Srilanka, September 2007. 7. Asian Health Forum - World Vision Asia Pacific Region - Bangkok Thailand, October 2006. 8. EPI Senior Managers "Adverse Effect Following Immunization/AEFI" Workshop for Greater Mekong region (Myanmar/Thailand/Cambodia/Laos/Vietnam) – Yangon Myanmar, November 2006.

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