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Maung Maung

Maung Maung, Burmese anatomist, educator. Fellow, World Health Organization, 1966-1969, Office Medical Education, Research and Development, Michigan; government scholar, Ministry of Education, Yangon, 1954-1961, Fulbright-Hay scholar, 1975-1976.


  • Maung, Maung was born on July 21, 1939 in Monywa, Burma. Son of Maung Hla Maung and Ma Aye Sein.

  • Education

    • B Medicine B Surgery, University Rangoon, Burma, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1969. Master of Arts, Michigan State University, 1976.


    • Lecturer Institute Medicine II, Rangoon, 1964—1972, professor anatomy, 1972—1985, Institute Medicine I, Rangoon, 1985—1998, University Malaysia, Saranak, since 1998, chairman faculty health medicine and health science, member faculty management committee, 2003—2005. General secretary Burma Medical Association, 1981—1982. Member National Literature Awards Burma, 1988—1998.

      Exminer University Malaysia, Sarawak, since 2000. External examiner International Medical University, 2004—2006. Major Medical Corps Myanmar armed forces, 1961-1972.


    • Author: Science, Sex and Marriage, 1970, Man and Maladies, 1974 (National award), Of Human Body, 1975 (National award). Editor: Research Journal, University Rangoon, 1976-1998. Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Denomination: Buddhist


    Secretary Burma Red Cross Society, Lashio, Myanmar, 1963—1964. President Sports Committee II, Yangon, Myanmar, 1972—1973. Member of Myanmar Medical Alumni Association (patron 2006), Anatomical Society Great Britain and Ireland.



    Reading, writing, Scrabble, chess, walking.


    • Married Ma Nan Ommar, May 24, 1978. Children: Yupar Nyo, El Sabai Nyo.
    • father: Maung Hla Maung
    • mother: Ma Aye Sein
    • spouse: Ma Nan Ommar
    • children: Yupar Nyo Maung
    • El Sabai Nyo Maung
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    Born July 21, 1939
    • 1961
      University Rangoon
    • 1969
      University London
    • 1976
      Michigan State University
    • 1964 - 1972
      Lecturer, Institute Medicine The second
      Rangoon, Myanmar
    • 1985 - 1998
      Lecturer, Institute Medicine The second
      Rangoon, Myanmar
    • 1998
      Lecturer, Institute Medicine The second
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