Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Background History

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is based at the Central Women Hospital, which is a teaching hospital affiliated to University of Medicine (1), Institute of Nursing & Central Midwifery Training School training center.
Training programmes for different undergraduate & postgraduate trainees are available as follows: For medical doctors, there are undergraduate as well as postgraduate courses: Undergraduate courses are conducted for final Part I M.B.,B.S, Final Part II M.B.,B.S and House Offiicers. Postgraduate courses currently running in the hospital are for M.Med.Sc (OG) (3 years course), Dr. M. Med. Sc (OG), Dr. M. Med. Sc (Gynaecological oncology), Dr. M. Med. Sc (Reproductive Health), M. Med. Sc (Pathology) , M.Med.Sc (Radiology), M. Med. Sc. (Paediatrics), M. Med. Sc (Anaesthesia) , Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Diploma in Family Medicine. M.R.C.O.G Candidates are trained for their part 1 and 2 requirements.

Department Heads

No Name Graduate From – To
1 Prof: Daw Yin May M.B.B.S, F.R.C.P., F.R.C.S (10.1956 – 12.1959)
2 Prof: Daw Khin Si M.B.B.S, F.R.C.O.G (1959 - 1976)
3 Prof: Daw Hla Kyi M.B.B.S, F.R.C.O.G, F.A.C.O.G (2.1976 – 1.1983)
4 Prof: Daw Khin Nu M.B.B.S, F.R.C.O.G (2.1983 -5.1988)
5 Prof: Daw Kyu Kyu Swe M.B.B.S, F.R.C.O.G (5.1988 – 12.1988)
6 Prof: Daw Mya Mya M.B.B.S, F.R.C.O.G (12.1988 -2.1993)
7 Prof: Daw Hla Hla Myaing M.B.B.S, F.R.C.O.G (2.1993 -2.2000)
8 Prof: Daw Than Than Tin M.B.B.S, M. Med. Sc (O&G),
Dr. Med. Sc, F.R.C.O.G(UK), MFFP(UK)
(6.2000 – 3.2009)
9 Prof: Daw Win Win Mya M.B.B.S, M. Med. Sc (OG), Dip. Med Education,
M.R.C.O.G, Dr. Med. Sc (OG), FRCOG
(4.2009 – 7.2013)
10 Prof: Dr. Mya Thida M.B.B.S, M. Med. Sc (OG), Dip. Med Education, ,
Dr. Med. Sc (OG), M.R.C.O.G (UK), ,
FRCOG (UK), MFFP (UK), FFSRH (UK)
(8.4.2013-15.5.2015)
11 Prof: Dr. San San Myint M.B., B.S, Dip. Med. Education, ,
M. Med. Sc (OG), MRCOG (UK), ,
Dr. Med. Sc (OG), FRCOG (UK)
(15.10.2015 – to date)

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