University of Medicine 1, Myanmar
Professor David Murdoch, Professor Kyi Kyi Thinn, Professor John Crump, Tin Ohn Mayt, and Namrata Prasad outside the University of Medicine 1, Yangon, Myanmar (also known as Burma)
The University of Otago signed a memorandum of understanding with University of Medicine 1, Yangon, Myanmar (also known as Burma) in November 2012 to collaborate on research, training, and development. University of Medicine 1 is Myanmar’s first medical school.
Initial activities have focused on infectious diseases and medical microbiology, linked to postgraduate student research, particularly on the syndrome of fever and tuberculosis.