Myanmar Regional Fellowship for Faculty Development
The five-year project will support master degree training of 15 Myanmar faculty members in biomedical sciences and public health through fully funded fellowships at Mahidol University, Thailand. This CMB Myanmar Fellowship Program will comprise three batches of five scholarships per year for graduate degree training in medical physiology, biochemistry and molecular biology, anatomy, forensic science and public health at Mahidol University’s institutions i.e. Faculty of Medicine Siriraj, Faculty of Science, and Faculty of Public Health or ASEAN Institute for Health Development. CMB and the Myanmar Ministry of Health have worked closely in shaping this fellowship program, including identifying priority fields of study and setting up independent selection committee that comprises MOH officials, CMB and Mahidol representatives.