Departmental History

The Department of Pathology was established on 28th November 1998. The first Lecturer and Head of department was Dr. Aye Aye Khin. She served from 4.11.1998 to 9.5.2000. Dr. Cho Cho Myint was appointed as Head of Department from 31.12.2001 to 21.5.2004. Dr. Mya Mya Win was also appointed as Head of the Department from 21.5.2004 to 15.6.2015. Now, Dr. Myat Malar Shwe is designated as Head of the Department since 17.8.2015.

 

Departmental Objectives


At the end of the course the student should be able to:
1. acquire the knowledge of the pathological basis of diseases with emphasis on common diseases prevalent in Myanmar
2. acquire the knowledge of proper collection and preservation of samples for laboratory investigations
3. understand the haematological disorders common in Myanmar including preventive measures
4. demonstrate/perform certain haematological procedures
5. aware of the importance of laboratory findings for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases

Student Assessment
Second Year B.N.Sc (Generic) Course
Combined Paper (Pathology 50% and Microbiology50%)

Formative Assessment                                                        30%
3 Class Tests                                      

Summative Assessment                                                      70%
Theory (1:30 hour paper)
MCQ – 30 minutes & MSQ – 1:00 hour


Second Year B.N.Sc (Bridge) Course
Formative Assessment                                                        30%
3 Class Tests                                      

Summative Assessment                                                      70%
Theory    (1:30 hour Paper)    
MCQ – 30 minutes & MSQ – 1:00 hour

Pass Mark                                                                         50%
Distinction mark                                                                75%

Diploma in Specialty Nursing

Formative Assessment
MCQ – 30 minutes

Teaching Faculties (Pathology)

 

Head of Department


Dr. Myat Marlar Shwe

 M.B,B.S, M.Med.Sc (Pathology)

Former Heads

 
 Dr. Mya Mya Win 2004 - 2015
 Dr. Cho Cho Myint 2001 - 2004
 Dr. Aye Aye Khin 1998 - 2000
Assistant Lecturers  
 Dr. Phyu Pyar Aung  M.B,B.S, M.Med.Sc (Pathology)
Demonstrators  
 Dr. Khin Chaw Su Kyi M.B.,B.S
 Dr. Sai Naing Naing Lin Oo M.B.,B.S
 Dr. Ei Kyar Phyu M.B.,B.S
   

 

Curriculum (Pathology)

 

Under graduate Programs

  1. Second Year B.N.Sc (Generic) Course
  2. Second Year B.N.Sc (Bridge) Course
  3. Diploma in Specialty Nursing  (9 months) Course

 

Curriculum for BNSc (Generic and Bridge Course)  

1.   General Pathology                                                                   

1.1  Cellular response to stress and toxic insults

1.2  Inflammation and repair

1.3  Hemodynamic disorders, thromboembolic disease & shock                     

1.4  Neoplasia                                                                               

1.5  Diseases of immune system

2.  Haematology        

2.1  Red cell disorders                                                                  

2.2  White cell disorders                                                               

2.3  Hemorrhagic disorders