Myanmar Nurse and Midwife Council (MNMC) held  a series of workshops for the development of continuing professional development (CPD) for Nurses and Midwives in Myanmar particularly for the development of CPD guidelines.

  • Workshop 1: (16-18. 10.2023)
    • With the technical and financial support of WHO, the first workshop was organized on 16-18 October 2023 at the University of Nursing, Yangon, and aimed to share the CPD systems for nurses in Philippines and Malaysia. A total of (45) nursing and midwifery professional leaders from Yangon, Mandalay, and Naypyitaw attended the opening ceremony. After sharing the information from Philippines and Malaysia, the working group for developing CPD guideline was formed with 29 nurses and midwives.
  • Workshop 2: (25-27.10.2023)
    • Workshop 2 was held at UON (Yangon) prepared the types of CPD activities and CPD Points or nurses and midwives in Myanmar, governance and mechanism of CPD system, roles and responsibility of CPD provider, supervisor, nurses and midwives, CPD fees and CPD roll out plan.
    • A total of 29 working group members including MNMC President, and CEC members, President of Myanmar Nurse and Midwife Association (MNMA) and nursing leaders from public health, medical services,  nursing and midwifery education attended the workshop. International consultant, Dr. Prakin Suchaxaya joined the morning session of workshop day one through Zoom application and provided her technical a