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Book [10] : Tribute to Dr Thane Oke Kyaw Myint

Updated on June 14, 2019

  • Dr. Thane Oke Kyaw Myint (SPHS60, IM1 67) is a family friend and the pediatrician of our sons.
  • Our parents are sponsors of Dat Paung Zon Aung Min Gaung Pagoda and Mon Sayadaw U Thilawuntha.
  • My paternal uncles worked for his father U Kyaw Myint (former High Court and Supreme Court Judge, Chair of the Tribunal for Galon U Saw’s case, Dean of Law).
  • He wrote a series of articles about his father.
  • He posted selected articles about the Seven Siblings and Four Brothers.
  • His team ran the “Prenatal Care Survey” at UCC.
  • His name was one of the candidates for determining the length of the name  field used for the Burma Population Census in the 70s.
  • He founded the Alumni of Myanmar Institutes of Medicine. He is a historian for Medical Education & Practice in Burma/Myanmar.
  • His former students (including my cousin nephew Dr. “Peter” Khin Tun) sponsored for the compilation and printing of the book as his birthday present. He mailed me the book from Australia via air mail.  Thanks.
  • In 2006, he came from Canberra to the Olympic Park in Sydney to attend the Old Paulian’s Lunch Gathering hosted by Dr. Thann Naing (Bonny Kywe, SPHS66).

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