HTAR HTAR AUNG

Designation/Title: Senior lecturer
Department: Division of Human Biology, School of Medicine
Tel: 03-2731-7509
Fax: 03-86567299
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Education and Training

PhD Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan 2001
MBBS University of Medicine 1, Myanmar 1990

 

Research interests:

  • Clinical anatomy
  • Medical Education

 

Research projects/grants:

Internal (as Principal Investigator)

  • Research and Innovation Grant from International Islamic University Malaysia (EDW A11-022-0813) for ‘A comparative study of teaching Anatomy using prosected wet specimens, cadavers and simulated plastic models’ - MYR 5,000 (2010).
  • Research and Innovation Grant from International Islamic University Malaysia (EDW B11-224-0702) for 'Radiographic study on the location of mandibular canal in patients attending IIUM dental clinics' – MYR 20,000 (2011- 2013).
  • Grant from International Medical University Malaysia (IMU 309/2014) for 'Evaluation on application of anatomical knowledge in final year dental students: A comparative study between traditional and integrated curricula' – MYR 9,000 (2014-15).

 

Internal (as Co-researcher)

  • Research Endowment Fund (Type A) (International Islamic University Malaysia) for ‘Application of Basic Medical Sciences in Clinical Dentistry’ – MYR 5000 (2011).
  • Research and Innovation Grant from International Islamic University Malaysia (EDW B11-059-0537) for ‘A study of arterial variations of upper limb among medical students and staff in IIUM Kuantan’ – MYR 20,000 (2011)

 

Supervision of Postgraduates (MSc/PhD)
(Last 5 years – 2010-2014)

  • A study of arterial variations of upper limb among medical students and staff in IIUM Kuantan – Shahida Bt Saharudin, MSc Project, 2011-2013.

Professional affiliations:

  • Medical Association of Myanmar
  • Myanmar Society of Anatomy
  • Myanmar Medical Council

 

Academic Awards:

  • Scholarship from “MONBUSHO” Japan Government Monbu-kagakusho (1996-2001)
  • IIUM Research, Innovation, Invention and Exhibition Bronze Medal, 2011
  • IIUM Research, Innovation, Invention and Exhibition Bronze Medal, 2012
  • IIUM Research, Innovation, Invention and Exhibition Bronze Medal, 2013

 

Recent publications
(last 5 years – 2010 -2014)

2011

  • Htar Htar Aung, Nazih Shaban Mustafa. Infratemporal Fossa. Applications of Basic Medical Sciences in Clinical Dentistry. IIUM Press. ISBN 9789670225845. 2011; 16-30.
  • Htar Htar Aung, Nazih Shaban Mustafa. Tissue spaces around the upper and lower jaws. Applications of Basic Medical Sciences in Clinical Dentistry. IIUM Press. ISBN 9789670225845. 2011; 31-39.
  • Htar Htar Aung, Nazih Shaban Mustafa. Blood vessels of the head and neck. Applications of Basic Medical Sciences in Clinical Dentistry. IIUM Press. ISBN 9789670225845. 2011; 40-52.
  • Htar Htar Aung, Thitsar Aye Maung Than. Incidence of the persistent median artery of the forearm in Myanmar adults. IIUM Research, Invention, Innovation and Exhibition 2011; 203
  • Aung H.H., New T.M., Han T.M. Preference in Learning Gross Anatomy Among IIUM Students. 2nd Malaysian Anatomical Conference. 2011; 56.
  • Thida A.M., Shwe N.L.,Aung H.H. Patterns and Variations of The Posterior Interosseous Artery of Forearms in Human Adults. 2nd Malaysian Anatomical Conference. 2011
  • Shahida Saharudin, San San Lwin, Htar Htar Aung, Azlin Sa a’t. Superficial Brachioulnar Artery and Persistent Median Artery: A Case Report. International Health Conference IIUM (IHCI) 2011; 59.

2012

  • Htar Htar Aung, Nazih Shaban Mustafa. Morphometric analysis of the mandibular canal and mental foramen using OPG and 3D CBCT: A comparative study. Proceedings of the Anatomy Association of Thailand. ISSN 1905-8748. 2012, 408-410.

2013

  • Asmawati binti Ramli, Tang Wai Mun & Htar Htar Aung. Anxiety and depression among the adult patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in a selected private hospital in Malaysia. Journal of Malaysian nurses of association. 2013; 9: 2-11.
  • Shahida Saharudin, San San Lwin, Htar Htar Aung. Brachioradial Artery (BRA) and Superficial Bracgioulnar Artery (SBUA): A Case Report. IIUM Research, Invention, Innovation and Exhibition 2013.

2014

  • Htar Htar Aung, Tin Moe Nwe. Students’ preference of teaching tools for learning gross anatomy in integrated curriculum. 9th International Medical Education Conference. 2014; 68
  • Htar Htar Aung, Shahida Saharudin, San San Lwin, Azlin Sa’[email protected] Yusof. Ultrasonographic study on the persistent median artery of the forearm in Malaysian adults. 2nd Congress of Asian Association of Clinical Anatomy. 2014; 89
 

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