<p> Myanmar Nurse and Midwife Council (MNMC) in collaboration with Mon State Nursing and Midwifery Supervisory Team, with the support of Abbott Nutrition conducted the Ethical and Professional Talk at Sun Shine Hotel Ball Room, Mawlamyine on 26 January 2020. Minister of Social Affairs of Mon State Government addressed the opening remarks. Deputy Head of the Mon State Public Health Department addressed the welcoming remarks.
Daw Nwe Nwe Khin, President of MNMC provided a brief introduction about Myanmar Nurse and Midwife Council and Continuing Professional Development. Professor Daw Hla Hla Aye explained the Mutual Recognition Arrangement. Dr Kyawt Kyawt Swe presented Code of Ethics and Nursing and Midwifery Professional Conduct. The talk was followed by a panel discussion on the role of nurses in the management of nutrition, conducted by Professor Zaw Min Oo from University of Medicine II, Associate Professor Hein Yarzar Aung from University of Medicine I and (DPHN) Sister Naw Ai Khlay. The panel discussion was moderated by Professor Zaw Lin Aung from University of Medicine I.
Present at the occasion were responsible personnel from Mon State Public Health Department, members of Mon State Nursing and Midwifery Supervisory Team, members of Mawlamyine and Thaton District Nursing and Midwifery Supervisory Teams, matrons and nurses from private and public hospitals and senior principals, principals, teaching staff and students of Nursing and Midwifery Training Schools in Mawlamyine. The questions raised by audience were responded by the MNMC president and responsible person. A total of about 600 participants attended the event.