Knowledge Sharing on Accreditation Decision Making Process for Health Professionals

Knowledge sharing on accreditation decision making for health professional was held on 25.6.2019 at Best Western Green Hill Hotel, Yangon. The Ministry of Health and Sport (MOHS), Myanmar Nurse and Midwifery Council (MNMC), Myanmar Medical Council (MMC), Jhpiego and Access to Health conducted this knowledge sharing session collaboratively. Present at the occasion were Professor Dr. Maung Maung Wint, Chairperson, NAQAC; Professor Dr. S. Kyaw Hla, president of MMC; the responsible personnel from MMC; Daw Nwe Nwe Khin, President of MNMC and central executive committee members of MNMC; rectors, pro-rectors, professors and heads of Department of Universities of Medicine, and Universities of Nursing in Yangon and Mandalay; Responsible nursing personnel from Department of Human Resources for Health, MOHS; Senior Principals of Nursing and Midwifery Training Schools; and responsible personnel from Jhpiego. Professor Dr. S. Kyaw Hla, president of MMC delivered the opening remarks and Ms Leah Thayer addressed the welcome remarks. Professor Dr. Khin Maung Aye, Chairperson, Myanmar Medical Council Accreditation Committee (MMCAC) presented Accreditation System on Medical Education. Professor Dr. Marlar Than, Vice Chair, MMCAC shared the experience of WFME Conference in Seoul, 2019. Daw Nwe Nwe Khin, President of MNMC presented Accreditation Process of Thailand Nursing and Midwife Council (TNMC). Professor Daw Hla Hla Aye, Chairperson, Accreditation Committee, MNMC shared the knowledge on Accreditation Decision Making Process of TNMC. Professor Dr. Maung Maung Wint, Chairperson, NAQAC chaired plenary discussion and presidents of MMC and MNMC answered questions raised by audience.