Asia Pacific Region

Board Members

Prof Myint Thaung- President

Chair Orthopaedic Surgeon

Prof Khin Mg Myint

Vice Chair Orthopaedic Surgeon

Prof Kyaw Min Soe

Secretary Orthopaedic Surgeon

Prof Than Win Nyunt

Committee Member Geriatrician

Prof Khin Myo Hla

Committee Member Rehabilitationist

Prof Moe Wint Aung

Committee Member Endocrinologist

Prof Aung Htet

Committee Member ICU and Intensive specialist

Prof Zaw Min Han

Committee Member Acute care

Prof Than Than Aye

Committee Member retired Metabolic Physician

Associate Professor Thyn Thyn Hlaing

Committee Member Nutritionist

Associate Professor Tin Myo Han

Committee Member Family Physician and Researcher

Professor Maw Maw Oo

Committee Member Emergency medicine

Resources FFN

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Updates from late 2022

Current Situation

  • Established 2020, orthopaedic, endocrine, rehab, anesthesiology, physician, geriatrician, nutritionist, family physician, and trained nurses are members of boards.


  • Ongoing political unrest with future uncertainty
  • Weaker public health care delivery system because of lacking human resources and health investment
  • Challenges in organizing society activities in the community and government sectors
  • People’s affordability and accessibility to care centres are limited
  • Not enough FFN specific events

Exemplar Initiatives and Programs

  • Hip Fracture Registry Working Group and Initiative

Activities at a National Level

  • Opening of osteoporosis and fragility fracture clinic at Grandhantha International Hospital
  • Strengthen YGH fragility fracture clinic
  • World Osteoporosis Day 2022 public talk and panel discussion expert meeting
  • Myanmar Osteoporosis Management Guideline expert meeting
  • Opening of Myanmar chapter in IOF

Plans and Area of Focus for 2023

  • More dissemination of public approach to fragility dracture clinic across the country
  • One stop service center for fracture victims
  • More integrated service of fracture care working together with family physicians and community liaison officers
  • Trauma rehabilitation service development with Lubeck University from Germany
  • Hoping for political and financial stability

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