Best Paper for Basic Research

Prize Paper Title Researcher
First Prize Frequency of colistin resistance and plasmid mediated colistin resistance (mcr-1 gene) in carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae clinical isolates Nilar San, MyaMyaLwin, Thin Thin Mar, MyintThazinAung, Pyae Pho Thu and Win Win Maw
Second Prize Pyrazinamide Resistance and pncA Mutations in Drug Resistant Clinical Mycobacterium tuberculosis Isolates from Myanmar Phyu Win Ei, Aye Su Mon, Mi Mi Htwe, Su Mon Win, Lai Lai San, Kay Thi Aye, Wint Wint Nyunt, Zaw Myint and Wah Wah Aung
Third Prize Serum miRNA-21 expression and its diagnostic potential in hepatocellular carcinoma Aye Aye Win, Myat Thin Nwe, Khin Saw Aye, Win Win Swe and Khin Thidar Aung

Best Paper for Applied Research

Prize Paper Title  Researcher
First Prize Intussusception among children less than 2 years of age; vital baseline information for rotavirus vaccination plan in 2020 Theingi Win Myat , Nway Nway Thin Aung, Hlaing Myat Thu, Aye Aye, Nyo Nyo Win, Maung Maung Lwin, Htin Lin, Nang Sarm Hom and Moh Moh Htun
Second Prize Efficacy of febuxostat versus allopurinol in gouty arthritis patients  with mild renal impairment Ei Ei Khaing Mon, Soe Yu Zaw, Lei Lei Htay and Shin Hnaung Lwin
Third Prize Determination of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in HIV sero-positive patients with cervical lymphadenopathy using different diagnostic tools Mu Mu Shwe, Sabai Phyu, Kyi May Htwe, Ohnmar Kyaw, Khin Than Maw, Khine Zar Win, San Kalayar Htwe, Htin Aung Saw & Khin Saw Aye

Best Paper for Health Systems Research

Prize Paper Title Researcher
First Prize Strengthening menstrual health management of rural women in Taungdwingyi Township, Magway Region Win Nitar, Ohnmar Myint and Than Tun Sein
Second Prize Barriers to implementing adverse drug reaction reporting system Aye Pwint Phyu, Waing Thawda, Ye Htut Linn, K Khine Thu, Thida Tun, Lwin Moe May, Myat Myat Soe and Nu Nu Aye
Third Prize Enhancing knowledge on positive living together with sexual and reproductive health among HIV infected adolescents on anti-retroviral therapy: A quasi-experimental study Myo Myo Mon, Kyaw Min Htut, Phyo Aung Naing, San Hone, Wai Wai Myint, Lwin Lwin Ni, Zin Mar Aye and Ni Ni Htay Aung

Young Researcher Award

Research Paper Title Researcher
Basic Research Multidrug resistant Acinetobacter species from clinical isolates at North Okkalapa General and Teaching Hospital Myat Su Hlaing, Thin Thin Mar, Myint Thazin Aung and Win Win Maw
Applied Research Urine Mycobacterial Lipoarabinomannan (LAM) antigen in HIV/ TB coinfected children May Sandar Soe, Chaw Sandar Htun and Khin Nyo Thein

Best Poster

Prize Poster Title Researcher
First Prize From Evidence to Practice: Community lead school feeding in primary schools in rural area of Hmawbee township Moh Moh Hlaing, Sanda, Mya Ohnmar, Khin Mittar Moe San, Phyo Yadanar, Thazin Aung, Sandar Tun, Aung Myat Kyaw and Theingi Thwin
Second Prize Assessment of rhodamine b content in shrimp paste in pathein district, ayeyarwaddy region Myo Tun Kyaw, Khay Mar Mya, Tun Zae, Pyei Phyo, Myint Myint and Cho Thet Khaing
Third Prize Perceived quality of care: providers’ aspect upon antenatal, delivery and postnatal care at health facilities in primary health care level Aung Pyae Phyo, Wai Wai Han, Saw Saw, Su Wai Mon, New Oo Mon, Hnin Lae Yi Khaing and Hla Mya Thway Eindra