Medic 20

Professor Dr. Khin Tun

Academic Post : Professor
Date Joining UNIMAS : 30th April 2010
Qualifications : FICS (2003), FRCS (1981), MMedSc (Surgery) (1978), MBBS (1970)
Citizen : Myanmar
Appointment Status : Permanent
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Extension : 247



Working Experiences

  • Started as a clinical tutor/assistant surgeon in the Department of Surgery, Institute of Medicine II and I Yangon from 1971
  • Worked as a Registrar in the Urology Department of the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, UK and also as a Locum Registrar in Surgery in Swansea, UK in 1981 and 198
  • Worked as an official representative of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh for Myanmar since 1991 and elected as a Member of the panel of Examiners for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK since 1996 and taking part in the examinations of the College in Edinburgh and overseas centers


Current Academic Responsibility

  • Teaching of surgery to undergraduate medical and nursing students of the FMHS, UNIMAS and also to post graduate students taking MS (Surgery) and MRCS courses. Chairing many CPCs and Seminars.
  • Co-ordinator for the surgery posting of year 5 medical students of FMHS, UNIMAS
  • Examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in UK and also overseas centers


Research Interests and Projects

  • Prostate disorders and Urolithiasis. Estimation of bladder wall thickness by Ultra sound in patients with bladder outlet obstruction due to BPE.



  • Chyluria, Proceedings  of  the  papers  presented  at  the  Overseas  International  Meeting  of  the  Royal  College  of  Physicians  and  Surgeons  of  Glasgow.  November 1993. p 271 - 274
  • College  activities  in  Myanmar, Surgeons  News Journal  of  the  Royal  College  of  Surgeons  of Edinburgh. January  2003  vol; 1 , issue : 1 , p 32New  Intercollegiate MRCS  examination. Myanmar  Journal  of  Surgery. Vol: 5 No: 2, August 2003


Involvement in Professional Organization

  • Live member, Executive Committee Member and the past Vice President of the Surgical Society, Myanmar Medical Association
  • Member of the Myanmar Academy of Medical Sciences

Participation in Continuing Education and Services


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