MYANMAR MENTAL HEALTH SOCIETY

Myanmar Mental Health Society was founded in 1978 under the umbrella of Myanmar Medical Association, which is the only Professional organization of non-governmental, non-political and non-profit, independent registered medical professional organization in the country. First president of Mental Health Society was Dr. Ne Win who was the pioneer of Myanmar Mental Health field and the first qualified Myanmar psychiatrist from Maudsley, UK. At present, Professor Tin Oo is the president. Mental Health Society has Executive Committee chosen by biennial election. Over 250 Myanmar psychiatrists are actively involved in academic activities, hospital-based and community-based mental health services, and international collaboration.

 

Immediate Past President

Professor Win Aung Myint

Honorary Professor,

Department of Mental Health,

University of Medicine (1), Yangon.

 

President

Professor Tin Oo

Professor/ Head,

Department of Mental Health,

University of Medicine (1), Yangon.

 

President Elect

Dr. Soe Min

Senior Consultant Psychiatrist

 

Secretary General

Professor Sun Lin

Senior Consultant Psychiatrist

Department of Mental Health,

Nay Pyi Taw 1000-Bedded Hospital.

 

Co-Secretary General

Dr. Thet Zaw

Lecturer/ Consultant Psychiatrist,

Department of Mental Health,

University of Medicine, Mandalay.

 

Secretary (Scientific and Academic Committee)

Professor Dr. Than Than Aye

Professor/ Head,

Department of Mental Health,

University of Medicine (2), Yangon.

 

Co-secretary (Scientific and Academic Committee)

Dr. Phyu Sin Win

Senior Consultant Psychiatrist/ Associate Professor

Department of Mental Health,

University of Medicine, Mandalay.

 

Secretary (Training and Education Committee)

Dr. Thazin Aung

Lecturer/ Consultant Psychiatrist,

Department of Mental Health,

University of Medicine, Mandalay.

 

Co-secretary (Training and Education Committee)

Dr. Thiha Swe

Lecturer/ Consultant Psychiatrist,

Department of Mental Health,

University of Medicine, Magway.

 

Secretary (Financial Committee)

Dr. Nyo Nyo Aung

Senior Consultant Psychiatrist/ Associate Professor,

Yangon Mental Health Hospital.

 

Co-secretary (Financial Committee)

Dr. Anawar Yee Nyo,

Lecturer/ Consultant Psychiatrist,

Department of Mental Health,

University of Medicine (2), Yangon.