Rector Dr. Kyaw Shwe
M.B.,B.S. (Ygn), M.Med.Sc. (Pathology), Dr.Med.Sc. (Pathology), Dip.Med.Ed
Dr. Kyaw Shwe is now the Rector of the University of Medicine (1), Yangon under the Department of Human Resources for Health. He graduated from the University of Medicine (2), Yangon in 1993 and served as an Assistant Surgeon in Hpa-an General Hospital from 1994 to 1995, in Pathology Departments in various designations from 1995 to 2009; from Demonstrator to Associate Professor and Department of Human Resources for Health in various posts; Deputy Director to Deputy Director General from 2009 to 2021. He got M.Med.Sc (Pathology) and Ph.D. (Pathology) from the University of Medicine (2) and Dip.Med.Ed from the University of Public Health, Yangon. He has studied mainly on hematopathology and got training on molecular biology mainly focused on Thalassemia from the University of Okayama and Kawasaki Medical School and Hospital. He had involved in civil service affairs and managing the administrative works and budgeting for all medical and allied health institutions. He has also participated in many national seminars and workshops and also international workshops and training concerned with Human Resources for Health.