Professor U Ko Ko

Professor/ Head of Department of Endocrinology
M.B.B.S (Ygn),  M.MedSc (Int: Med:), MRCP (UK), Dr. Med Sc (General Medicine), Dip.Med.Ed.

Brief History of the Department

The Department of Endocrinology was founded in September 9, 2012. With the kind and sincere support of Rector Professor U Tint Swe Latt, Professor Daw Than Than Aye, former Professor and Head of Department of Medicine, opened Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology at the Right Wing of the third floor of Thidar Hall and she also acted as Professor/ Head of Diabetes and Endocrinology. Professor U Ko Ko is the first Professor/ Head of Department of Endocrinology since 2014 up to now.

First batche of doctorate courses [Dr. Med. Sc (Endocrinology)] was opened in 2014  and         11 students from first to fourth batches have finished for their doctorate degrees.


Former Heads

Photo Name Degree Year
Professor Than Than Aye


M.B.B.S, M.Med. Sc (Int: Med), MRCP (UK), D.P.T.M

Dr. Med. Sc (General Medicine)



Aim & objective

Endocrinology Department

  • Treatment of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases
  • Training of basic doctors and specialists in Endocrine and Metabolic field
  • Research of Endocrine and Metabolic diseases to promote up to date knowledge
  • Collaboration with nation and international professionals to promote endocrine and metabolic practice in Myanmar
  • Promoting Endocrine and Metabolic education among public
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