16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Thin Thin

Affiliation: Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care University of Medicine (1), Yangon, Myanmar;

Connection with WFSA (if any): I'm a member of WFSA

Award / titles received: Fellowship in Clinical Pain Management

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Interest in pain medicine and transplant anaesthesia

Biography: Dr. Thin Thin M.B.,B.S M.Med.Sc, Dr.Med.Sc (Anaesthesiology) Myanmar Dr. Thin Thin, M.B.,B.S, M.Med.Sc, Dr.Med.Sc, is a Consultant Anaesthesiologist in the Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Yangon Speciality Hospital, Myanmar. She completed her master and doctorate degrees in Clinical Anaesthesiology at University of Medicine (1), Yangon, Myanmar in 2009 and 2015 respectively. Following the completion of her master degree, she had a chance to attend the Pain Management Camp and ASEAPS Congress at Bangkok in 2011. During her doctorate program, she received the scholarship from WFSA / IASP for one-year pain fellowship training program. She successfully completed the Fellowship in Clinical Pain Management at Mahidol University, Siriraj hospital, Bangkok in 2013. Currently, she is a member of the Myanmar Society of Anaesthesiologists (MSA), the World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA), the Myanmar Society for the Study of Pain (MSSP), and the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP). She became interested in pain medicine since her residential days at Pain Treatment Centre, Yangon General Hospital in 2002. Pain Management Camp at Bangkok was her first international exposure to pain medicine to study it furthermore and to practise pain management as a part of her career. Currently, she serves on active duty as an Anaesthesiologist at the Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Yangon Speciality Hospital and as a pain specialist at Pain Treatment Centre, Yangon General Hospital. She is not only involved in the field of acute pain as an anaesthesiologist, but also dedicated for helping patients with chronic pain to improve their quality of life through pain-reducing procedures balanced with analgesic medications, clinical coaching and rehabilitation.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared

 


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