Dr. Min Wun Gives Presentation at FERCAP Research Ethics Meeting


Dr. Min Wun presented the findings of his research project at the 17th FERCAP International Conference & 5th FERCI National Conference – Nov 19-21, 2017 held in Delhi, India.  The title of his presentation was “Attitudes and Practices of Myanmar Health Researchers Towards Research Ethics”.   Major results were that a  significant majority of health researchers held positives attitudes regarding research ethics committees; agreed with receiving training in research ethics; and conveyed good informed consent practices. However, many health researchers held suboptimal opinions regarding other aspects of research ethics and certain informed consent practices. He and his co-authors recommend additional training in research ethics for health researchers.