Annual Evaluation Meeting on Community Based TB Care Project

28 March, 2018

Myanmar Maternal and Child Welfare Association’s annual evaluation meeting on community based TB care project, collaboration with department of public health, National TB Program and Global Fund, was held on 28 March, 2018 at the meeting hall of Myanmar Maternal and Child Welfare Association (Headquarters).

MMCWA president, Prof. Dr. San San Myint Aung, Central Executive Committee members, focal persons from Department of Public Health, State and Regional officers from TB project, district MCWA presidents, volunteers and distinguished guests attended. Firstly, president from MMCWA delivered the opening speech. And then Dr. Win Maung, (WHO, National Technical Officer) performed as chairman and Dr. Thet Naing Oo, focal person of CBTBC, MMCWA presented the achievement of the project within 2017.

Moreover, State and Regional TB officers explained how to contribute in State and Regional MCWA’s CBTBC activities in line with NTP.

In the evening, Pyinmana NTP team leader Dr. Tun Kyaw Soe conducted as chairperson. Group work was done on detection of TB patients, increased awareness about tuberculosis and reporting. Challenges and possible solutions were identified and the action plan was laid down.