Thet Wai Zin
Hospital Sipitang, Sabah, Malaysia
Thet Wai Zin, MBBS
Medical Officer, Hospital Sipitang, Sabah, Malaysia
She was born on 8th April, 1977 in Mawlamyine Township, Mon State, Myanmar. She graduated on 21st February, 2004 with Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in Institute of Medicine 2, Myanmar. She worked as Medical Officer in Mawlamyine General Hospital, Myanaung Township Hospital in Myanmar from 2004 to 2009. She worked as Intern in Jamaica in 2009 to 2010. She worked as Obstetric Medical Officer in Shoklo Malaria Research Unit in Maela Refugee Camp in Thailand from 2010 to 2011. Currently she is working as medical officer in Hospital Sipitang, Sabah, Malaysia since September 2011.
I have experiences in working resource limited settings as a clinician and teaching in Midwifery courses. My interest is Maternal and Child Health Development in resource limited settings and clinical research in those fields.
- Ellen Gilder M, Wai Zin T, San Wai N, Ner M, Si Say P, Htoo M, Say S, Win Htay W, Simpson JA, Pukrittayakamee S, Nosten F, McGready R. Gestational diabetes mellitus prevalence in Maela refugee camp on the Thai–Myanmar Border: a clinical report. Global Health Action. 2014 May 12;7:23887. Available from: http://www.globalhealthaction.net/index.php/gha/article/view/23887
- Turner P, Willemse C, Phakaudom K, Zin TW, Nosten F, McGready R. Aeromonas spp. Bacteremia in Pregnant Women, Thailand–Myanmar Border, 2011. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2012 Sep;18(9). Available from: http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/18/9/11-1592_article.htm
- Hospital Sipitang
- Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae La Refugee Camp, Thailand - Thet Wai Zin - GFMER picture of the week by Lynn Gertiser