Equity Research in Myanmar

Final Application Deadline: 15 September 2022

Program Begins:  02 October 2022

Program Director

Henry Silverman MD, MA
Faculty Director, Professor of Medicine, University of Maryland Baltimore, USA

Research Equity Specialists

       Dr Than Tun Sein
Retired Director from the Department of
Medical Research, Ministry of Health,
involved in health systems and
implementation research projects in
South East Asia and Western
Pacific Region countries

  Dr Kyu Kyu Than
A medical doctor with a PhD in Health
Sciences from the University of Melbourne,
Australia. She serves as Research Director
in Burnet Institute Myanmar.

     Dr Win Han Oo (MBBS, MPH, PhD)
Postdoctoral researcher and regional
program manager for the Health Security
Program (Greater Mekong Subregion)
in Burnet Institute. He specializes in
epidemiology, social science, qualitative
research, implementation science and
health system research.

Research Ethics Specialists

       Robert Wachbroit, PhD
Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University
of California (Berkeley). Faculty in Philosophy
at the University of Pennsylvania at  the
Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy
in the School of Public Policy at the
University of Maryland.


Dr. Henry Silverman, MD, MA
Medical Doctor in Critical Care, Chair
of the Clinical Ethics Committee at the
University of Maryland Medical Center
and Program Director of Research Ethics
Training Program in the Middle East
and Myanmar.

Statistics Specialist

Dr Thin Mar Win, MBBS , MPH, MSc
Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Scientific Writing Specialist

Isabell May, PhD
Director, Writing Center
Graduate School
University of Maryland Baltimore, USA